Posts Tagged: exhibit

October Featured Artists

Constructors of beauty- -both Michele McMillan and Debra Montoya earn that title with each piece of their work. Michele and Debra are Amapola Gallery’s Featured Artists in October and they’re quite a pair. Michele McMillan is an award-winning silversmith with her own distinctive style. Her cast (lost-wax) creations utilize such natural objects as bits of… Read more »

Art Organization Honors Local Treasures 2016

Amapola’s Carol Maestas one of Local Treasures 2016 Carol Maestas, whose stunning watercolors are a treasure to Amapola Gallery, has been acknowledged as a Local Treasure by the Albuquerque Art Business Association (AABA), in recognition of her tireless work in promoting research toward treatment and cure of Rett Syndrome. Rett Syndrome traps its victim in… Read more »

August Featured Artists Tap Color and Light

Watercolorist Carol Sparks and glass maven Diana Swanson team up for Amapola Gallery’s Featured Artist exhibit “Expressions with Living Color and Light.” Sparks, an Albuquerque native, captures our stunning New Mexico light through her use of color, sharing her sense of awe at the landscapes and cultural traditions that surround us. Swanson is a relative… Read more »

Ancient Cultures a highlight for Featured Artists June ’16 at Amapola

Ceramic wall artist K.D. Fullerton and bead artist Mary Ellen Merrigan share a love of the art of ancient cultures. They offer distinctive interpretations in their outstandingly original pieces as Amapola Gallery’s Featured Artists for June. K.D.’s ponies, people, masks and fantastical figures, in black, white and earth tones, show a strong Native American influence…. Read more »

April Saturday Amapola Gallery Event

Family Photo Reality at Amapola Gallery Event Need a professionally – provided family photo? You know you do! One of Amapola Gallery’s fabulous photographers, Joy Kelley, has the skill, the camera, the location and the props to provide a unique and lasting memory for you and your family. Location : The patio of historic Romero House… Read more »

Kachina Deck Playing Cards Available at Amapola Gallery

Kachina Deck Playing Cards Draw Attention Margaret Parrott, a gifted painter and internationally – known playing card designer, was an original member of Amapola Gallery, from 1980 until her death in 2011.   The first card deck Margaret designed is this kachina deck. Spurred on by her love of masks across cultures, she studied museum… Read more »

Sculpture Art from Stone

Amapola Gallery Member Kristin Parrott Loves Sculpture I had a sort of vision once, a flash onto my inner eye. A red stone bear, carved by me, with a hawk’s feather as her power bundle. (Tied onto her back with a triple length of genuine synthetic faux sinew, for those of you unfamiliar with the… Read more »

Super $35 Sale at Amapola Gallery Saturday

Super $35 Sale at Amapola Gallery on Saturday Join us Saturday August 29 from 10am – 5pm  for the second of our three events celebrating our 35 years in business. We will have prize giveaways ($20 minimum purchase required) and a special sale on select items throughout the gallery. That’s right, we’re rolling back prices… Read more »

Memorial Showcase at Amapola Gallery

Memorial Showcase in loving memory of Mabel Culpepper at Amapola Gallery When you enter the Romero House on your way up to Amapola Gallery, you will see a beautiful display case at the bottom of the stairs. This case holds examples of the work of half our members at a time. It provides the viewer… Read more »

March Featured Artists – Desert Dust Devils

“My passion for photography evolved from my specific interest in nature and exploration of the many cultures of the southwest.” MIKKI ROTH Photography is a real art form because it offers a permanent record of beauty. Seeing the world makes New Mexico the best place to live, including dust devils. “My work is sterling silver… Read more »