String Quiltapalooza’s Back!

Friday, March 13, 6 to 10 PM (& the third Friday of every other month!) Are you a quilter?  Or have you always wanted to give it a try? Join Sarah Bond at Mt. Airy Art Garage for a MAAG Quiltapalooza.  Come on over and start a string quilt.  This simple and quick method builds quilt squares […]

Live Model Drawing

Have your Thursday nights been dull and dreary? Have you been suffering from a case of the winter doldrums? Well, why not shake off those winter-blues and do a bit of impromptu live-sketching at MAAG in a casual and comfortable atmosphere?  “Drawing from Live Models” is an RSVP-only workshop for intermediate to advanced students. There […]

International Women’s Day: Celebrating Women & The Arts

We’re celebrating International Women’s Day at the Mt. Airy Art Garage – and some amazing local and citywide women artists have stepped up to make this happen. Choirs, poets, spoken word artists, musicians, filmmakers, dancers, actors, painters, media gurus, and more. Join us in celebration and conversation! So, feel free to read on, check out […]

Opening Exhibition: Faces, Families, and Relationships — A Legacy of Diversity and Harmony

  The Northwest section of Philadelphia is notorious for being diverse in all facets of family & community life: young, old, single, coupled, Black, Caucasian, Latino, Asian, LGBTQ, heterosexual, single parent homes, dual parent homes, Jewish, Christian, Muslim, Quaker, Buddhist, and so many more categories. But always creative and an exciting place to live! Share […]

Call For Member Artists—Opening Exhibition For “Faces, Families, And Relationships In Our Communities”

CALL FOR MEMBER ARTISTS The Mt. Airy Art Garage welcomes all our member artists to submit your work to the first show of the 2013 season titled: The Faces/Families/Relationships of Our Neighborhoods: A Legacy of Diversity and Harmony  The Northwest section of Philadelphia is notorious for being diverse in all facets of family & community […]

Jazz…Cool Jazz… @ MAAG

Mellow, great music, supportive, inviting… jazz musicians, vocalists, spoken word artists, all ages… good food, great vibe. Where else but at the Mt. Airy Art Garage, 11 West Mt. Airy Ave.? This month we want to share and celebrate some  Black History. Tank Keit, drummer and head of Passage Jazz Band (once you meet him, […]

MAAG Valentine’s Dance Party

Here at the Mt. Airy Art Garage, we’ve been feelin’ the love. So, in honor of Valentine’s Day, we’re throwing an LGBTQ and allies dance party on Friday, February 15th from 7-10 pm. Admission is $10 at the door at 11 West Mt. Airy Avenue, and ALL are welcome! The Northwest is an incredibly diverse community […]

Potluck Spectacular & Thank-You Celebration

2012 was an exciting and eventful year at MAAG. Just check out a few of the things we accomplished:   Built/Established the Solomon Levy Gallery of Art   Constructed and Rented seven working-artist studios   Entertained G-Town Radio and the Black Tribbles at the Night Market   Painted over a dozen rain barrels in association […]

Our MAAG Holiday Market Is Coming…You Won’t Want To Miss It!

It’s our annual Holiday Market at the Mt. Airy Art Garage! Our artists will be filling the house with their original, unique work. You will find one-of-a-kind items, for adults and children alike, made by woodworkers, glass artists, sculptors, painters, graphic artists, jewelers, photographers, ceramic artists, and more. Our resident artist studios will be open […]

MAAG Jazz Jam… Wed., December 12

  Our MAAG Jazz Jam started in November, and it was all that and more – 5 guitar players, 2 drummers, sax, keyboards, and 2 of the best vocalists ever! Yes, we were finger poppin’ and having a great time. Led by Tank Kitt and the  Passage Jazz Band. Yes, and we are proud to have […]