Artessa Alliance in the Press

(Press may contain references to MamaCITA before our members became Artessa Alliance in 2020.)

A New Beginning for Artessa Alliance

From an original article by Emily Diaz From InLiquid, Interviews, posted HERE A group of women that includes traditional artists as well as business owners and educators, known as Artessa Alliance is taking the tenant that anyone who creates is an artist and putting...

Artessa Alliance Interview with Constance McBride

Art Watch Radio Podcast with Artessa Alliance WCHE 1520 AM West Chester Radio Artist and Guest Host of Art Watch, Constance McBride, interviews Artessa Alliance members Karen Hunter McLaughlin and Rebecca Schultz about their new name, mission and vision for the future...

Introducing Artessa Alliance- Press Release 5-19-20

For more information contact:Karen Hunter, For Immediate Release Local Women Artist Group Expands Vision and MissionPhiladelphia area arts collaborative announces new name and mission under...

Artessa Alliance HR Press Images

Images from our 2018 group solo show – Process, L-R Elena Drozdova installation, Rashida Salam installation, Process show installation in progress- Brenda Howell and Megan Grugan Cheltenham Center for the Arts. February, 2018. Installation Photographs by Michelle...

In art, mothers find way to deal with losing a child

In Art Mothers Find a Way to Deal With Losing a Child By Melissa Dribben, Inquirer Staff Writer September 06, 2013   No one believes that they have found the cure for violence. Certainly not the hundreds of women who earned membership in Mothers in Charge by...

Images to Soothe, Amy S. Rosenberg

Philadelphia Inquirer, September 28, 2012
Amy S. Rosenberg: “Images to Soothe”.
Article about the MamaCita collaboration- Beginnings, installed in the new Einstein Montgomery Hospital.

Honoring Each Victim, Yowei Shaw

BrendasHandsWHYY- NewWorks
Yowei Shaw: “Honoring each Philadelphia homicide victim with art”.
Radio interview with MamaCita members of the Leeway Art and Change Grant project- One Year.

Press Archives

Liberty City Press
Vessels Carry Message Article by Shiela Simmons, January 15, 2013

97.5 Ben FM
Woman of the Week with Marilyn Russell. Interview with MamaCITA members Michelle Carlo-Hayes and Heather Knopf discussing the Miss Representation screening and Represent Art exhibit.

PHL17- Eye Opener
The “One Year” art installation. An interview with Lauren Intindoli of PHL17/WPHL. Aired January 8, 2013.
Maleka Fruean: “Artists continue their work memorializing every Philadelphia homicide victim of 2012”. Continuing coverage by WHYY of the One Year art installation. December 2012