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 […]

Make Art, Grow Food Mural Dedication This Week. Join us!

Mural Dedication this Wednesday, Sept. 9, 11 am at the Mt. Airy Art Garage (rear). What an amazing intergenerational collaboration between children at Henry Houston Elementary School and elders at Homelink making their own kind of special magic. All drawings in the mural are original and created solely by the participants. The teacher artists of […]

The Mt. Airy Art Garage Launches A Campaign To Find A New Home

We have something important to share with you—our members, fellow artists, friends, supporters, our Northwest Community. Our lease will expire August 31, 2016, and unexpectedly, we have not been granted the option to renew it. This means that, as we look toward next year, the Mt. Airy Art Garage will need to find a new […]

Susan Windle

Word Play! The Swerve Returns With Poet Susan Windle

Saturday, Sept. 5, 7 pm, $5 The Swerve opens the fall season with poet extraordinaire Susan Windle returning to host the evening. On this Labor Day Saturday we’ll celebrate summer’s last gasps with Word Play!—your best poems, songs, short prose pieces, or anything new you want to try out on a warm and willing audience. Bring it on! A jazz […]

Time For African Drums & Dance At The Artist X-Change

Finally Friday, August 28, 6 pm. Looks like we’re going to be drumming, dancing and sharing at our next Artist X-Change! Our newest resident studio artist, Stephanie Amma Young and Ishmael-El will engage you in West African drumming and dance to experience their expression in life. Amma and Ishmael brings their love and passion for […]

Turn Up The Heat! The Liberty City Kings Are Coming!

Saturday, August 22, 7:30 pm Liberty City Kings, aka LiCK, is Philly’s multi award-winning only queer drag and burlesque performance troupe. And they’re back in Mt. Airy to delight you with a full show! LiCK explores and… explodes the performance expectations of drag and burlesque. LiCK’s drag hotties will make you squirm, laugh, and sing […]