Frank & Bill

Frank & Bill: 50 Years of Mentorship

Frank & Bill: 50 Years of Mentorship highlights the extraordinary relationship between Bill Strickland, and his high school art teacher, Frank Ross. Frank’s mentorship ultimately led to Bill’s vision of Manchester Bidwell Corporation and its affiliates. While showcasing ceramic works >>> read more

Inspiring Makers 2018 Staff Show and Celebration

Inspiring Makers – 2018 Staff Show

Inspiring Makers runs through September 23, 2018. A public reception is scheduled for September 21 from 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public and will feature free food, a cash bar, and music by our >>> read more

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Faces Of Pittsburgh – Janette Beckman Workshop

Recently, MCG Youth & Arts students worked with acclaimed photographer Janette Beckman, and had their work on display at the Three Rivers Arts Festival. Read more in these articles in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and WESA.

2018 MCG Invitational

The 2018 MCG Invitational runs April 23 – May 11, 2018. The awards ceremony and reception are on May 2. Submissions will be accepted Feb 18 – Mar 23.

Accomplishment 36

Accomplishment 36

We at Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild would like to invite you, your family, and your friends to our Accomplishment 36 reception and Spring 2018 Family Night on Thursday, May 31, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. By attending, you’ll have >>> read more

News of the Layoff by Kyle and Kelly Phelps

Funk: American Dada

Funk: American Dada runs through March 31, 2018. A public reception is scheduled for March 16 from 6 p.m.–9 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. America generated two great art movements: jazz and abstract expressionism. Both >>> read more

Stop Collaborate and Listen

Stop, Collaborate, and Listen

Stop, Collaborate, and Listen was a class that ran during the fall trimester at MCG Youth and Arts. During this class students from our design studio and our ceramics studio learned how to share interdisciplinary techniques to create unique works >>> read more

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Adhemas Batista’s Mad House

Adhemas Batista’s Mad House runs through January 5, 2018. A public reception is scheduled for November 16 from 5:30 p.m.–8 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. Adhemas Batista, is a designer, illustrator and animation director working >>> read more

Haiti Beyond The Headlines

Haiti – Behind The Headlines

Haiti – Behind The Headlines, features photography by Germaine Watkins and Ken Neely. The show runs through November 28, 2017, with a public reception scheduled for November 21, from 6-8 pm.

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Inspiring Makers – 2017 Staff Exhibition

Inspiring Makers, showcases the talented staff’s artwork, and celebrates the artist-mentoring relationships that form the basis of MCG Youth & Arts programming. The exhibit runs 8/22/16 – 9/30/17. Please join us for a public reception Friday, September 29 From 4:00 – >>> read more