Come experience amazing artwork in the space that once was Yeager's Department Store, owned and operated by Marvin Yeager. We are currently representing artists from Southern Oklahoma, New Mexico, Michigan, South Carolina and the Native Kamba people of the Eastern Plains of Kenya. Marvin’s Place Art Gallery is located in the Depot District of Downtown Ardmore.
Clay Artist - Alan Burris is a well-known visual artist working primarily in ceramic sculpture. His artwork has been featured in numerous art galleries and has received awards on the state and regional levels. Pieces from his ‘The Ancient Ones’ sculpture collection can currently be found in multiple offices at the Oklahoma state Capitol and in private collections throughout the Southwest.
Storybeads Narrative Finery - Beads are condensed capsules of information, each with its own beauty, history and culture. Collecting handmade beads worldwide, Carolyn Arcure assembles them into Storybeads. These take many forms as unique jewelry, bookmarks, shrines and other blessings, all accompanied by tags and booklets telling their stories.
Jewelry Artist - Janet Alexander is an accomplished metal artist with her work published in several books and magazines including on the cover of Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist; The Gemmys 2015, Contemporary Metal Clay Rings. She has a true passion for working in metals and enjoys creating art that make the viewer want to take a closer look.
Photography and Enamel on Canvas
Photography - Sharon Burris is a fine art photographer. Most of her work is printed on reflective aluminum, giving it a rich, luminescent depth not found in traditional paper prints. She works with what she calls "composite photography," the layering of elements of several self-taken photos to create a multi-layered work that invites viewer interpretation and closer inspection to find the multi-faceted details within the piece.
Oil on Canvas
Batik on cotton fabric - Nestled amid rough terrain and lush green land lives the Native Kamba people of the Eastern Plains of Kenya. These people are known for their authentic and artistic flare depicting everyday life in their village and surrounding areas. Each of the Authentic African Batiks are on pure cotton fabric with painting from various artists from the Kamba people.
Equine Art in Color Pencil - For more than 25 years, Suanne Wamsley has loved horses and enjoyed great success painting the magnificent animals. Since childhood, her love of art and a natural attraction to horses have melded into an extraordinary talent. Working in colored pencil, she captures every detail of her subjects and brings to life the qualities that make horses some of the most beloved animals on earth.
Charcoal Drawing and Mixed Media
Wire Sculpture - Hand-made custom wire sculptures of various animals. Jeremy won the International Art Award of 2008 from the Oklahoma Museum of Natural History.
Handmade Stoneware Pottery - Alan Miner creates a functional line of handmade high-fired stoneware pottery using the potter’s wheel. All pieces are unique as well as oven, microwave, and dishwasher safe.
Bronze Sculptures - Patsy Lane is a member of the Oklahoma Lady Artists, the Oklahoma Sculpture Society and a signature member of the American Plains Artists. Her work has been shown at the Salmagundi Gallery in New York, participated in the Mountain Oyster Club show in Tuscon, AZ., Wildlife exhibit in St. Augustine, FL., Museum of Western Art exhibit in Kerrville, TX. Her work has won first in sculpture at the Red River Valley Museum's international juried show in Vernon, TX. and first in sculpture at the OPOMAC national exhibit in Graham, TX.
Marvin's Place Art Gallery is a proud supporter of the Ardmore Main Street Authority and the ongoing revitalization efforts in the Depot District of downtown Ardmore. Please click the Find Out More button for information about AMSA, listings of shops, restaurants and bars in the Distict, and the exciting changes that are underway!
We love our customers, so feel free to visit during our normal business hours.
103 West Main Street, Ardmore, Oklahoma 73401, United States
11:00 am – 06:00 pm
The prices shown and availability of the artwork shown on this site are subject to change - please contact us for additional pricing information. Standard shipping on all artwork is 5-7 days.