MAAG Rain Barrel Project Unveiled At The EPA!

The Art & Science of Rain Barrels, an exhibit at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) running July 8 through Sept. 20, 2013 features handpainted rain barrels from the Mt. Airy Art Garage Rain Barrel Project. Actually, it highlights the work of our participating artists from CW Henry, PA School for the Deaf, and Springside Chestnut […]

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Citywide Selection of Artists in “Summer Show Off” Exhibit

Are you looking for a way to beat the heat this season? If so, MAAG has the perfect solution to overcome those dog days of summer: A trip to our air-conditioned gallery to view our city-wide selection of artists in our new “Summer Show Off” exhibit.  As MAAG’s first open-community exhibition, “Summer Show Off” will […]

Love, Twelve…Art, Community, Survival, and Pride

The Love, Twelve Pin-Up calendar project, featuring young adult women surviving cancer, will partner with the Mt. Airy Art Garage to feature four local Philadelphia breast cancer survivors  for their 2014 pin-up calendar. When you least expect it here at MAAG, another door opens… We are honored to share our space with artists and women in […]

Jazz Jam…That’s What Change Is All About

Hey jazz fans, we’re  going through some changes in our ensemble. So while that happens, you’ll probably experience certain changes in our music and personnel. But that’s what change is all about. And I know how to deal with change. So make sure you plan on attending our next jazz jam on Wednesday, July 10th. We […]

Summer Show Off! Open Call To ALL Artists!

The Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) is opening up our Solomon Levy Gallery to all artists throughout the Philadelphia area for our Summer Show Off.  And we want to feature your work—whether you’re a MAAG member or not. We’ve had so many artists asking to show in our gallery…this is your opportunity to be seen.  All media […]

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Show Us Your Pride at MAAG’s June Pride Dance!

June — A time of summer sun, backyard barbeques, and get-away vacations. A time to kick-back, throw your feet up, and relax. More importantly, though, June is a time to celebrate! So, in that same spirit of riotous celebration, the Mt. Airy Art Garage will celebrate the LGBTQA community and host its annual June Pride Dance […]

Jazz Jam…This Might Be The Start Of Something Big!

So we thought, what better way to tell you how our monthly Jazz Jam’s are going (next one is Wed., June 12) then to hear from our MAAG jazz musicians! This one’s from Dave Kutzik (aka Dave the Klezmer guy!) Take it away…Dave! As you know I’m a member of MAAG and a regular participant of […]

The Rain Barrels Are Coming!

What happens when artists at the Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) bring children, adults, and elders together to paint rain barrels? For starters, we build community. We believe in making waves for water conservation through our paintings and luscious images. We raise awareness of water as a natural resource. We demonstrate to homeowners and businesses […]

Celebrate Earth Day Through The Artist’s Eye

April and May, what better way to celebrate Earth Day than with a new exhibition and a plein air (outdoor) painting workshop in May. Feast your eyes on a wealth of work from local artists expressing their vision through sculpture, painting, found objects, works on paper, and sustainable art. Work by both professional and emerging […]

Plein Air (Outdoor) Landscape Workshop

Great weather, a group of both students and professional artists, all together and painting. What better way to feed your spirit? Saturday, May 25, 10 am to 2 pm. Meet at 11 West Mt. Airy Avenue. Instructor: Joyce Klinefelter (bio below). We meet at the Mt. Airy Art Garage and introduce you to the basics of […]