Entries by Linda

It’s A New Era For the Mt. Airy Art Garage

Community and creativity are truly an antidote to these challenging times. We, at the Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG), have had our own unique challenges. We’ve done some grieving, some assessing, some growing. We’ve started a strategic plan (thank you Dragonfly Partners!). We’ve also been quietly busy — new partnerships such as those with Philadelphia […]

Mt. Airy Art Garage’s Fine Art & Contemporary Craft Gallery

Looking for a unique gift or a one-of-a-kind treasure?  The Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) is proud to offer original, handcrafted merchandise created by over 30 local artists.  Drop in and browse our shelves and bins filled with a variety of art and fine crafts. The selection includes photography, art cards, books, jewelry, ceramics, glass, […]

MAAG & Philadelphia Theatre Company Partner For “Having Our Say”

“Having Our Say” — Art That Speaks to Empowerment Opening Reception, Saturday, Feb. 4, 4-8 pm, Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 South Broad St. The Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) opens 2017 with a special popup exhibition in partnership with Philadelphia Theatre Company’s production of Having Our Say. The exhibition will run January 27th to February […]

Open Call For Artists — “Having Our Say” Exhibition with Philadelphia Theatre Company

Deadline for submission: Jan. 16, 2017 We are pleased to announce our partnership with Philadelphia Theatre Company during the run of the play “Having Our Say” — a play adapted from the book written by the Delany sisters, African American women who were both civil rights activists and groundbreakers in the fight for equality in […]

The Northwest Sanctuary Project

Sunday, Dec. 11, 1 pm – 5 pm The Immigrant Innovation Hub 6700 Germantown Ave. (Entrance on Westview)  Free Admission   The Northwest Sanctuary Project is a free creative arts event for community members of all ages taking place this Sunday, December 11th from 1-5 p.m. This four-hour semi-structured event provides a forum where community […]

The Holiday Art Markets Are Coming!

Dec. 3/4 and Dec. 17/18 (same days), Sat. – Sunday, Noon till 6 pm, at Lutheran Theological Seminary’s Hagan Center Gym, 7301 Germantown Ave. (19119). Join us as we pop up for the Holidays! Yes, it’s true, we’re out of our old location. And YES, we have a wonderful handcraft gift shop at 6622 Germantown Ave., filled […]

Quilt Time Launches In A New Location!

This Sunday, October 23, 1 pm till 5 pm Innovation Hub, 6700 Germantown Ave. (entrance on Westview) $10 MAAG members/$15 Nonmembers To all Quilters! We’re back and relaunching Quilt Time in a new and exciting venue! So you plan on devoting a little personal time to yourself and your quilt work. Bring a snack and your sewing […]

Mt. Airy Art Garage Launches The Community Of Pride Mural Project

Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) is proud to be launching our Community of Pride Mural Project in two local elementary schools this week! The Community of Pride Mural Project begins with a conversation. We are asking students at Eleanor C. Emlen and Henry Houston public schools “What makes you proud?” Answers range from friends and […]