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 […]

We’re Launching The Artist X-Change

Finally Friday, July 31, 6 – 9 pm.  We’re throwing a monthly event where you can meet other artists and hear about their work, talk to gallery owners, even learn about professional art services that you need to market yourself. We’re calling it the Artist X-Change! You just might meet some very cool people you […]

Make Art, Grow Food Summer Exhibition Opens It’s Doors

Opening Reception Finally Friday, June 26 @ 6 pm. Admission Free. Exhibition runs Friday, June 26 — Sunday, Sept. 6 We’re flying high on the tails of the Make Art, Grow Food Project which is moving full steam ahead. We’re finishing off a mural filled with artwork created by elders at Homelink and kids at Houston […]

The Swerve Returns!

Saturday, June 6th, 7-9 PM, $5 It’s our final Swerve for the season till September! (We’re taking off July and August.) Please join April Lynn James and Mary Ann Domanska as they host yet another fun Open Mic Poetry event here at the Mt. Airy Art Garage. Our special guest poet for the evening is Amy Barone, a […]

My Son Matters! TALKBACK…A Plea From One Mother To Another

TALKBACK Friday, May 15, 6 pm, @ 11 W. Mt Airy Ave. $5 Donation. Everyone welcome. Post Ferguson—My Son Matters! Post Baltimore—My Son Matters! 300 people at Denise Allen’s opening reception—My Son Matters!  Check out this video! The main question on everyone’s lips—when can we talk more about this?  TALKBACK is our response. A roundtable discussion […]

Underground At Ron’s Goes Aboveground

Saturday, May 30, 7:30 pm. Your host? Why, Ron Kravitz, of course. It’s a night of dance, improv, storytelling, music, and just good times. It’s a reunion performance of Playback Theatre — one you won’t want to miss. PLUS you’ll also get to  enjoy the award-winning Jenkintown Select Vocal Ensemble under the direction of Alyssa […]