We’re back! Art lovers, New Mexico souvenir hunters, fine craft appreciators, gift givers, we are now here for you again! Our COVID hours are 12:00 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. We look forward to seeing you! Please, for your safety and ours, Face Masks Required.
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Need a token of affection for one or several as Valentine’s Day nears? Come to Old Town, the heart of Albuquerque, and Amapola Gallery, in the heart of Old Town. At Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery we get to the heart of the matter with unique, locally-made art and fine crafts perfect for gifting. Whether your… Read more »
Happy Birthday, Amapola Gallery! That’s right, Amapola is forty years old in 2020. Our gallery began in January, 1980, the brainchild of several artists, of whom Jan Hayes was the driving force. (Ms Hayes, a fierce advocate, went on to spearhead Sandia Bear Watch.) Conceived as a springboard for artists not yet fully established, to… Read more »
Cultures across the globe bring inspiration, especially to Amapola Gallery’s much-traveled Katherine Gauntt and Michele McMillan, Amapola’s Featured Artists for May. Katherine’s latest trips took her to Paris and Japan. The graceful shapes of Parisian bridges and the many-layered pagodas of Japan, as well as the splendid gardens of both locales, are reflected in these… Read more »
The holiday dust has hardly settled and here comes Valentine’s Day! Tired of the same old candy, card and flowers? Experience Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery. Our wide range of art and craft are sure to include items meaningful and attractive to you and your loved ones. You can even get a unique and photo-worthy view… Read more »
Trade that holiday rush For the modified hush (You won’t be ALONE But we have a calm tone) At the place Heaven sent To find a present To give to a loved one Or keep for your own. Okay, it’s doggerel, but it’s true too. At Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery we have an exciting and… Read more »
Amapola Gallery is the runner up for the Albuquerque Journal’s Reader’s Choice Award for Art Gallery. We want to thank everyone for voting! We realize that there are many art galleries in the city and we are thrilled to be so highly rated. We couldn’t have done it without all of YOU!
Old Town is a jewel set alluringly in Albuquerque’s North Valley. Founded by the Conquistadors, Old Town is bursting with galleries, shops, world-class museums, restaurants and much more. Here’s another reason to visit and celebrate this unique cultural gem. Treasure House Books and Gifts, open since 1974, has been voted one of the “world’s best… Read more »
Matthew Snyder, a California native now living in Socorro, earned a BFA from prestigious California College of the Arts. His clean, minimalist metal sculpture is now available at Amapola artists’ co-op Gallery, where he is our newest guest member. Matt tells us that his newer works will offer a “more realistic interpretation ” of botanical… Read more »
Romero House is an historic building–it has a brass plaque to say so. One period in its past is intriguing. It served for years as a home for unwed mothers! The ladies were cared for until the babies were born and adopted (usually). This when the whole business of pregnancy outside marriage brought societal judgement… Read more »