“Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art”--
In the business for the Art of it, POP Gallery was established in January 2007. Representing POP Art in numerous media with an esteemed focus on POP Modernism, Illustration Art, Animation, Photography & Sculpture.
Where We Are:
Santa Fe, the second largest art hub in the US is continually refreshed by the emerging and established POP, Modern & Contemporary artists represented at POP Gallery--the cities only POP ART Gallery. Nestled across from the historic Coyote Café on Water Street the gallery hosts an environment unique to the city with vibrant color and a European salon atmosphere thus embracing locals and tourists alike. Our expertise assures you of a quality in the moment experience.
Our goal in 2008 is to redefine the gallery experience one show at a time---Our mantra "Buy Art Not Fear".
Who We Are:
A native Santa Fean & previously with Fenn Galleries, Seret & Sons, Mountain Trails Gallery and Chuck Jones Studio Gallery of Santa Fe, New Mexico -Director Michael McDowell brings over 20 years of diverse high end fine art experience to the gallery which serves private and corporate collections throughout the world. A native New Mexican, Sharla Throckmorton-McDowell joined POP Gallery in April 2007 having worked for the leading animation publisher Linda Jones Enterprises for the past 11 years. She served as Gallery Director along side Michael for The Chuck Jones Studio Gallery in Santa Fe for 7 years and later as Wholesale Business Development Manager.
Connected to the Santa Fe art community and with a proven history of team building and record sales Michael and Sharla were approached by LJE in 2000 to run the Chuck Jones Studio Gallery Santa Fe "as a proprietorship" and did so for over 7 years. Through their innovation, dedication & motivation to their local community and their craft, the McDowell's realized their goal of rebuilding the Santa Fe gallery making it a profitable division of Linda Jones Enterprises.