News • Events • Exhibitions

News • Events • Exhibitions

(our blog may contain posts that reference MamaCITA before we became Artessa Alliance.)

Monitor & Adjust, Artessa Alliance Retrospective

Monitor & Adjust, Artessa Alliance Retrospective

Clay on Main Exhibition September 19 to October 24, 2021 313 Main St. Oley PA Oley, PA, Aug. 2, 2021– In some cultures, you are given a name at birth. Around age 12 or so, you take a different name that reflects your personality or life’s work. During the initial...

Ebb & Flow Press Release

Ebb & Flow Press Release

Ebb and Flow The work of Artessa Alliance Pii Gallery 242 Race Street Philadelphia, PA Friday, October 1, 2021 to Friday, October 29, 2021 Gallery Hours: Friday & Saturday, 5-7PM First Friday, October 1, 5-8PMMeet the Artists, Friday October 29, 5-8PM contact...

New Members

New Members

Artessa Alliance warmly welcomes our newest members, Colleen Hammond and Nancy Agati.
We are so excited to have these two new amazing artists join us, and look forward to the inspiration and wisdom they bring to our collaborative.

My Joy, Teresa Shields

My Joy, Teresa Shields

My Joy, Teresa Shields   When my 1st daughter was born, more often than not she would seek out Dad. Jokingly, I said, “The next one is mine.” And she was. Of my three daughters, Mia Joy resembles me the most and we share the strongest connection. Mia means...

Varied Works, Brenda Howell

Varied Works, Brenda Howell

Varied Works, Brenda HowellMy fellow Artessa artists have held me up Made me laugh (a lot) AND Made me get my butt in the studio They’ve really helped me stay sane I hope that everyone has had one special person or better yet a group of special someone’s to help them...

Apart:Together, Karen Hunter McLaughlin

Apart:Together, Karen Hunter McLaughlin

“The Ripple Effect is based on the understanding that we are all connected. These connections stretch like an incredibly interwoven and complicated tapestry. Each of us exists within this tapestry. Thoughts and actions are like stones dropped in a pond and they create ripples that travel outward.”

Exhibition History

Our collective of women artists includes a rich and accomplished history of exhibitions, projects and markets. We continue to collaborate on new work, the key to our mission.