Celebrate Life, Celebrate Art

How do you define celebration in your work? Do you celebrate the earth? Appreciate the human experience? Express the joy of creating? Humor? Inspiration? Excitement?  Join us as at our opening reception Friday, Jan. 22 @ 6 pm as we celebrate 2016 with our community of artists and a new era for the Mt. Airy […]

The Holiday Art Markets Are Coming!

Sat./Sun., Dec. 5-6 and Sat./Sun. Dec. 19-20, Noon Till 6 pm. Free Admission.Two, count them, two fabulous weekends guaranteed to take your breath away and put you headlong into the holiday spirit, no matter what you celebrate. More than 40 artists spread out over two shows with live music, food, and festivities. So now, with less […]

OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS — 6th Annual MAAG Juried Holiday Show

Sat./Sun., Dec. 5-6 and Sat./Sun. Dec. 19-20, Noon Till 6 pm.  It’s getting close to the Holiday Art Market at MAAG. And if you know MAAG, you know we can really host quite a bash. This is our 6th Annual and we intend to celebrate with fine art, handcraft, live music, food, and a wonderful […]

Artists Vs. Gentrification—A Dialogue

Friday, October 30, 6 pm It’s the age-old story of artists being the vanguard in a community, building out where rubble exists, and then being displaced. What are some of the reasons behind these closures? How can artists safeguard themselves to avoid being caught in the middle of a space being closed? Who are potential […]

Philadelphia Open Studio Tours — 15 Artists Shine @ MAAG!

Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST) is the largest tour of artist studios in the region and one of the premier open studio tour events in the country. The Mt. Airy Art Garage is honored to again be a community sponsor and host 15 artists, including our resident studio artists as well as artists displaced from […]

The Abyss Is Calling!

2nd Sunday of every month. This Sunday, Oct. 11 from 4 pm till 6 pm. Close your eyes, look in your soul, and step outside yourself as you go to Sketching in the Abyss — the monthly life drawing class that you never had in art school! Think short poses, monthly themes, music, a bit […]

Call for Member Artists & Artists From 915 Spring Garden — POST!

West of Broad, Sat., Oct. 17 & Sun., Oct. 18 MAAG is the Northwest hub for POST — Philadelphia’s premier festival of visual arts. This is your opportunity to show your work within a well-publicized, citywide arena. Our resident artists will have their studios open in addition to MAAG member artists plus invited artists from […]

The Swerve Goes Down The Rabbit Hole

Sat., Oct. 3, 7 pm. A mere $5 at the door. This October, the Swerve—Mt. Airy Art Garage’s Poetry and Jazz Open Mic—goes down the rabbit hole! Come one, come all to the Wonderland of Whimsy: Poetry in Celebration of Lewis Carroll. 2015 marks the 150th Anniversary of the publication of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland! […]

Countdown to ArtBash! Show Your Support For The Arts!

Saturday, Sept. 19, 6 pm We’re both exhilarated and humbled by the generosity that keeps pouring in from fellow artists and art organizations. What we need now is YOU. You’ve asked how you can support us in our search for a new home. This is it. Join us at what’s sure to be a night to remember! […]

Art Bash

Best Art Party Ever! Support MAAG!

Saturday, Sept. 19, 6 pm It’s going to be a night to remember. Donations keep pouring in. Everything devoted to the Arts—all to help us find a new home. You’ve asked how you can support the Mt. Airy Art Garage. This is how — come to ArtBash! Guaranteed best art party ever! Join us for […]