There’s No Place Like Home?

The house is on top of the legs with the sparkly shoes… That’s what it felt like in mid-March when they cancelled schools. To be honest, early on I relished the stay-at-home orders. I felt stretched thin by the holidays and meetings and obligations and...

Moving Forward: Artessa Alliance

As I reflect on the evolution of the Artist’s Collaborative I am privileged to be a member of, two terms come to mind. The first, long a family favorite of ours, is a sailing term: monitor and adjust. Self explanatory, it is absolutely necessary to the ability to move...

Salus University Opening for Summer 2018 work

Come join us for a reception of work at Salus University – Friday, September 14, 5-7 PM at Salus University D’Arrigo Family Gallery- Hafter Student Community Center 50 Breyer Drive, Elkins Park, PA...

Garden of Possibilities at Einstein Medical Center

“Pink Dogwood” and “Yellow Fields” by Michelle Ciarlo-Hayes and “Seed Surprise” by Julia Way Rix  On May 11, 2018 several works by MamaCITA artists were unveiled in the Ann Newman Maternity Center Lifter Building lobby and waiting...

Behind the Scenes: Making the MKC Photography Video

MamaCITA artist Michelle Ciarlo-Hayes recently filmed a stop-motion video to capture, in just over two minutes, the handmade process she employs to create her salvaged wood and book paper art blocks. Philadelphia photographer Jessica Kourkounis (kourkounis.com) sat...

Re.Collection

MamaCITA Group Solo Show & Installation February 8 – March 7, 2015 at Cheltenham Center for the Arts Opening Reception: Sunday, February 8, 2-4 pm Cheltenham Center for the Arts, 439 Ashbourne Rd, Cheltenham, Pennsylvania To celebrate the 75th Anniversary of...