What is the mission? WE are the mission! Mt. Airy Art Garage Launches Artists’ Breakfast Club

When Paula asked us “What can I do to help?” we responded with “What’s your fantasy?” From that sprung the Breakfast Club. We weren’t sure where it was going, all we could think of was what we had read of the Paris Salons, those we had dreamed about but never experienced. We knew that we wanted to be […]

An Invitation To Artists! We’re Launching The MAAG Breakfast Club Thurs. Oct. 13 @ 9:00 am!

Have you ever noticed that the people you most relate to are in the arts? Remember the artist cafes in Paris? Well, neither do we! But we heard they were cauldrons of creativity and support. So, fellow artists, let’s stir up the pot and get cookin’ with art, philosophy and general mischief. Meet your peers. […]

A Glimpse Into Our Artists’ Work…

Below, you’ll find a piece written by one of our fabulous supporters, Chris McGuigan. Not only did she compose this wonderful reflection for Word Palette, but she also captured a few impromptu videos, last Sunday, during POST. Feel free to check them out at your leisure, using the attached links. Overall, they’re a great glimpse […]

A Re-Cap & A Reach-Out

Over the last three weeks, we’ve been busy. Real busy. But, to us, the chaos of productivity means three things: Community, Connections, and Art. Since our inception, nearly two years ago, MAAG has always stood behind these principles and, as we expand, we’re reminded even more of their importance.  First and foremost, our doors are officially […]

Countdown To The Hard Hat Ball!

  [fancy_images width=”200″ height=”200″] [image]http://www.mtairyartgarage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/DSCN0922_622.jpg[/image] [image]http://www.mtairyartgarage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/DSCN0921_621.jpg[/image] [image]http://www.mtairyartgarage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/DSCN0918_6201.jpg[/image] [image]http://www.mtairyartgarage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/DSCN0935_630.jpg[/image] [/fancy_images] We’re in high gear getting ready for this Saturday, Sept. 17 at 11 West Mt. Airy Ave. So let’s cut to the chase and give you a flavor of what you can expect this Saturday:   Doors open at 6:30 for the pre-gala reception. $40 includes […]

All Hands on Deck for Our Clean-Up!

On Monday morning, while many were snoozing away or prepping for their Labor Day barbeques, friends and members of the Mt. Airy Art Garage were hard at work sprucing up the place for our Grand Opening on September 17th. In case you haven’t heard, in less than two weeks, MAAG will officially open its doors. […]

POST At The Mt. Airy Art Garage

With audiences of 20,000+ hitting the streets of Philadelphia to learn about the life and work of studio artists, Germantown, Mt. Airy, and Chestnut Hill will host a variety of artists’ work and creative workspaces. You’ll find POST locations in artist’s homes, restaurants, art galleries, and local businesses all along the Germantown Ave. corridor. So […]

Design Charette Dreaming Part 2…Our Storefront!

This past Friday, while many were already enjoying their fourth of July vacations, a group of innovative thinkers met to further MAAG’s vision in a storefront design charette.  What’s that you say? You’re jealous? You’d have given up your beach blankets, summer novels, and fire crackers in exchange for a glimpse into such a collaborative […]

Ready, Set, Build!

MAAG Construction Begins For Phase 1 We’ve begun the buildout! With enough money raised for Phase 1, we’re watching our dreams become more of a reality every day. Who would have thought we’d be so delighted to see plumbing spring up through the floor while electric cables and outlets snake through concrete and climb the walls? […]

Movin’ and Shakin’ with MAAG

Hi All! Melissa here with an update on some of the progress that’s been happening at our beloved Mt. Airy Art Garage (MAAG).   Two Thursdays ago, thanks to the abundant generosity of our supporters, MAAG received three truckloads of donations! That’s right, count ‘em: Three! With ample hands and hearts devoted to the task, […]