San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, Coop Gallery, 427 South Oakes Street
The gallery was named in honor of our friend, Roger Allen, founder of the Old Chicken Farm Art Center and long time SAMFA supporter.
Artists (emerging and pro) are welcome to show in the Coop.
We want to encourage artists to try new things. Installation, performance, new media and traditional processes are all welcome in the Coop. The space is limited only by your imagination!
Show Art in the Coop:
$50 per day
$75 for an Art Walk night and weekends
It is always free to rent the COOP for:
Angelo State Students with student ID
Non-profit and non-partisan groups
K-12 Classroom Teachers: Show off student art and projects for FREE!
K-12 Classrooms participating in a multi-visit art program at SAMFA are invited to a Coop Gallery reception to celebrate their work. To schedule a multi-visti program call (325)653-3333.
To schedule your show call (325)653-3333 or download and submit the show proposal form. Show Proposal Form
More events coming soon!
ec•lec•tic (May 19-21, 2017) This group exhibition contains a collection of visual engagements by the artists of the Water Valley Artist Society, Water Valley ISD Art Department. These works contain both visual works and written statements that contain in-depth conceptual visual dialog through the eclectic array of studies.
Art by Ashley Perales (April 29, 2017 from 6 - 9 pm) Bright, colorful works of art by Ashley Perales. Realistic depictions of nature such as plants, birds, and other animals. All proceeds from show are to raise money for Ashley's study abroad trip.
Beginning (April 21-22, 2017) A group exhibit of Potter Doug Oertli & his current & former ceramicists.
Plein Air San Angelo Group Show (February 16, 2017 5 - 9 pm)
Participating artists include Tom Orsak, JoNell Richardson, Jack Price, Janet Lay, Jerrilyn Prestiano, Priscilla Nicholson, Scott Sustak, Mary James, Pat Koenig, Diana Lee Jones, Barbara Rallo, Patricia Aylor, Randi Buche, Nelda Englert, Joanna Kulenek, Mary Lee Lenertz and Edna Krueger.
AMTP Art Show (November 17, 2016) Artists: Ashley Crumley, Matt Crumley, Thomas Clemens, and Patrick Sum. Group Exhibition
Aqua Squad Presents: WaterLESS World (August 18, 2016) Aqua Squad is a group of 10 students from San Angelo Independent School district that spend the summer learning about water issues in our community and how to interpret that information for public use. The 7th and 8th graders become water ambassadors for the Concho Valley and represent San Angelo across the United States.
"Portraits" Exhibit (May 19-21, 2016) Water Valley Artist Society Group exhibition
"We Are" Exhibit (May 13-14, 2016) Part of Cocktails & Art, presented by San Angelo Civic Ballet as part of We Are... This exhibit looks at who San Angelo Civic Ballet is as an organization as well as at the creative process behind the We Are... performances.
The 6-Pack Show (April 15 - 16, 2016) Texas Clay Arts Association Members Show
Transitions (January 29, 2016) Solo exhibit by JoElla Mendez. Mixed Media and abstract works on canvas.
Friday Art Club (November 19 - 21, 2015) Ten Angelo State University art students exhibit works in a variety of mediums including a collaborative piece painted by all ten artists.
Delirium (October 9 - October 10, 2015) A group of seven local San Angelo artists held an opening of their work, which included painting, drawing, mixed media, pottery, film and a live music performance. Artists Included: Ashley Crumley, Bret Poplos, Jennifer Garcia, Joseph Gear, Matthew Crumley, Patrick Sum, and Tony Garcia
Women Artists of West Texas (May 8 - 9, 2015) Priscilla Nicholson - Watercolor, Nelda Englert - Multi-Media, Edie Jones - Clay