Community of Pride…Pictures Speak Louder Than Words!

We’ve been busy at Emlen — talking about Faith Ringgold stories and art, learning art language and techniques, working on literacy through poetry and words, inviting guest artists (thank you Mikel Elam for being an artist role model and guest), filling portfolios and sketchbooks. Stay tuned as we fill you in on more details. But […]

There’s A Story To Be Told About Community Of Pride — It Starts With The Kids At Emlen.

There is a story to be told, and it’s unfolding at Eleanor C. Emlen School, a public school with lack of access to the arts. A public school where the children are guaranteed one meal a day, where many kids walk to school. But dreams are happening and possibilities are being introduced as the children […]

Call for MAAG Member Artists! Jazz On The Sidewalk Juneteenth Sidewalk Sale!

Call for MAAG Member Artists Application Deadline — June 14  June 17: Jazz On The Sidewalk, 12 – 3 pm Hey all you MAAG member artists. Have you noticed all the commotion going on around our new location? There’s new housing going up, new businesses opening, Holistic Health Fairs, and a whole new attitude.  So we’re […]

Mt. Airy Art Garage’s Fine Art & Contemporary Craft Gallery

Looking for a unique gift or a one-of-a-kind treasure?  The Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) is proud to offer original, handcrafted merchandise created by over 30 local artists.  Drop in and browse our shelves and bins filled with a variety of art and fine crafts. The selection includes photography, art cards, books, jewelry, ceramics, glass, […]

MAAG & Philadelphia Theatre Company Partner For “Having Our Say”

“Having Our Say” — Art That Speaks to Empowerment Opening Reception, Saturday, Feb. 4, 4-8 pm, Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 South Broad St. The Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) opens 2017 with a special popup exhibition in partnership with Philadelphia Theatre Company’s production of Having Our Say. The exhibition will run January 27th to February […]

Open Call For Artists — “Having Our Say” Exhibition with Philadelphia Theatre Company

Deadline for submission: Jan. 16, 2017 We are pleased to announce our partnership with Philadelphia Theatre Company during the run of the play “Having Our Say” — a play adapted from the book written by the Delany sisters, African American women who were both civil rights activists and groundbreakers in the fight for equality in […]

Open Call For Artists — MAAG Holiday Art Market

TWO weekends, Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 3/4 (deadline Nov. 28) and Dec. 17/18 (deadline Dec. 12) from Noon till 6 pm. #MAAGPopsUp at our newest spot at 7301 Germantown Ave., Lutheran Theological Seminary Hagan Center Gym). It’s our 8th Annual Holiday Market — an even larger location than ever before! We’ve been spreading the word […]

Open Call For Artists — Philadelphia Open Studios Tour

Lutheran Theological Seminary, Hagan Building, Gym, 7301 Germantown Avenue, October 8 – 9, 2016, Saturday/Sunday, Noon Till 6 pm. Deadline for submission Tuesday, Sept. 27.       The Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) will again be a key destination point during Philadelphia Open Studios Tour (POST). As #MAAGPopsUp, we will be hosting you in a location […]

WE Are MAAG! A Celebration Of MAAG Member Artists & A New Era!

Opening Reception, Friday, July 1, 6 – 9 pm. Exhibition runs July 1 – August 21. Free admission.     We’ve turned lemons into lemonade! An owner’s notice to vacate from a property we built with community support, has turned what could have been our final dirge into a celebration of our future. It’s our last […]

We Are MAAG! Call For Member Artists.

Exhibition Dates: July 1 – August 21, 2016 Application Deadline: Wednesday, June 22 Our last exhibition in this space as we enter a new era of MAAG in Action!   “We Are MAAG” is a celebration of all Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG) member artists who have supported and made MAAG what we are today. […]