MamaCITA Artists

A Mothers Cooperative in the Arts

Mission First, Opening & Mural

Posted by on Nov 5, 2013

MamaCITA commission for Mission First Housing. Rehabilitation of MPB School house apartments– November, 2013. Installed Door Murals Door Panel Murals Photography Art Wall Mural Mission First...

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One Year at the Rotunda

Posted by on Sep 30, 2013

Images from our second planned installation of One Year, a multi-year mentoring and social awareness project in collaboration with Mothers In Charge. The installations were partially funded by two separate Leeway Foundation Art and Change grants. Painted Bride Installation Press: Review – theartblog.com Philadelphia Inquirer article by Melissa Dribben WHYY Newsworks interview with Yowei Shaw Sanctuary of the Rotunda, University of...

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Miss Representation Screening & Represent Exhibit

Posted by on Apr 30, 2013

In March 2013 MamaCITA hosted a screening of Jennifer Seibel Newton’s important documentary- Miss Representation. The screening was accompanied by an exhibition by MamaCITA, “Represent” – a series of works by members of women who inspired the artists. MamaCITA artists donated a portion of the proceeds of the screening and luncheon to the Girls Inc. Media Literacy® program. Miss Representation Screening, Luncheon and “Represent” Exhibition...

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One Year & Begin: Hope, Faith, Resilience

Posted by on Mar 8, 2013

Images from our initial installation of One Year, a multi-year mentoring and social awareness project in collaboration with Mothers In Charge. The installations were partially funded by two separate Leeway Foundation Art and Change grants. The One Year art installation in the main gallery was accompanied by an exhibition of small works by MamaCITA members– Begin: Hope, Faith, Resilience. Video about the project and the installation Rotunda Installation Press: Review – theartblog.com Philadelphia Inquirer article by Melissa Dribben WHYY Newsworks interview with Yowei Shaw Painted Bride Art Center...

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Einstein Montgomery Medical Center

Posted by on Nov 30, 2012

Permanent Installation Beginnings– outside the new maternity center at the Einstein Montgomery Medical Center- September, 2012 Read Images to Soothe – Amy S. Rosenberg, Inquirer Staff...

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MamaCITA Peace Partner Award

Posted by on May 30, 2012

In 2012, MamaCita members attended the Mothers in Charge annual banquet where they received a Mothers In Charge Peace Partners award for our mentoring and social change efforts. It was a wonderful night. The award was given as part of the project, One Year. Here is a peek at the entry in the Leeway Art and Change grant publication for our first of two Leeway Foundation Art and Change...

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