Post Ferguson: My Son Matters!

Opening Reception April 17 at 6 pm. Solo exhibition runs April 10 through May 31, 2015. Admission free. Post Ferguson. Denise Allen, photographer, deeply impacted, writes: “I am an African American single mother and I have a son. I have always taught my son to be respectful and to do what is right.  Now I […]

Speak! Outloud. At The Swerve. Where Poetry & Jazz Intersect.

Sat., May 2 @ 7 pm — 1st Saturday of every month. $5 You may have noticed over the last few months that a different poet hosts the Swerve alongside the jazz beats of Tank Keitt and Charles Witherspoon. It gives us the opportunity to swing to a different rhythm every month with all poets, […]

Third Annual Artists’ Garage Sale

With the arrival of Spring, garage sale season is again upon us. And we are ready to sell you some amazing finds—all arts related. So, on Saturday, May 9, from 10 AM-3 PM, we’re holding an Third Annual Artists’ Garage Sale and inviting all of YOU!  Our artists are looking to lighten their loads and […]

Youth Poet Cohosts The Next Swerve!

Saturday, April 4 at 7 pm. April is National Poetry Month. Philadelphia is looking for it’s next Youth Poet Laureate. Sounds like the perfect combination to celebrate at the Swerve! This has been an amazing year for the evolution of The Swerve!  We have heard so many talented voices, breathing words of wisdom through our […]

The Gender Weave Project Challenges “Social Norms” of Gender & Identity

Opening Reception Feb. 27 @ 6 pm. Exhibition runs through March 29. In observance of Women’s History Month, the Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) will present The Gender Weave Project featuring the work of Moore College of Art & Design students. The exhibition will run February 27 – March 29 with an opening reception on February 27 at 6 […]

“Weaving Equality — Exploring Gender & The Arts”… An International Women’s Day Celebration

Sunday, March 8, International Women’s Day, 3-5 pm It’s our third year of celebrating International Women’s Day! What better way to dialogue with fellow artists and art lovers than under the umbrella of the Gender Weave Exhibition. We are delighted to mix it up with an unfolding list of participants including Lascivious Jane (Liberty City […]

Philadelphia Through The Lens

Exhibition Runs Wed., Jan. 14 through Friday, Feb. 20. Opening Reception Friday, Jan. 16 @ 6 pm Picture the collision of people, landscapes, and architecture that give Philadelphia its unique essence—the hustle and bustle, the tranquility, community, isolation. Capture the heartbeat of Philadelphia through the photographer’s eye.     The Mt. Airy Art Garage presents […]

The Swerve Returns & “Sap Is Rising” With Guest Host Susan Windle

Saturday, Feb. 7, 7 pm @ 11 West Mt. Airy Ave. Sap Is Rising: with Poet Susan WindleThis month’s Swerve, will be hosted by Mt. Airy poet, performer, tree-hugger and people lover Susan Windle. Susan writes, “I love sharing poetry with people. I love to be with people who are sharing what has heart and […]

Open Call For Artists: Philadelphia Through The Lens

Deadline Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 Open Call For Photographers: “Philadelphia Through the Lens” The Mt. Airy Art Garage is calling all photographers to share their vision of Philadelphia including realistic imagery, abstraction, black & white, color, 35mm, digital and all options that the artists’ eye can imagine. Picture the collision of people, landscapes, and architecture that […]

Support Your Local Artists @ MAAGs 5th Annual Holiday Art Market

Dec. 6/7 and Dec. 20/21 from noon to 6 pm What do you get when you have more than 40 local artists selling their unique original artwork, combined with live music, food, and holiday cheer for the entire family and free of charge? You get our 5th Annual Holiday Art Market Extravaganza at the Mt. […]