Winter Family Night 2017

Winter Family Night 2017

Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild would like to invite you, your family, and your friends to our Winter 2017 Family Night on Thursday, March 2 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. By attending, you will have the chance to see works of >>> read more

Profiles - MCG Youth & Arts student photography exhibit.

Profiles – Reception: January 20th

In December 2016, high school students at MCG Youth & Arts particpated in a three-day workshop with Xyza Cruz Bacani, an acclaimed international documentary photographer. Xyza grew up poor in the Philippines, and left home to work as a domestic >>> read more

Mary Tremonte art print

Mary Tremonte: Soft Tough Power

Mary Tremonte is an artist, educator, and DJ based in Toronto via Pittsburgh. A founding member of Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative, she works with “printmaking in the expanded field,” including printstallation, interactive silkscreen printing in public space, and wearable artist multiples >>> read more

xyza cruz bacani

Xyza Cruz Bacani: Modern Slavery

Xyza Cruz Bacani was born in The Philippines, and like many Filipinos, she left her home country in search of economic opportunity. As a domestic worker in Hong Kong, Xyza (pronounced “sigh zah”) began taking photographs in her spare time. >>> read more

Winter Enrollment

Winter 2017 After School Enrollment

The dates for Winter 2017 after-school enrollment are December 7 – 8. See what we’re offering this fall in: Digital Ceramics Design Photography Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild will hold two enrollment sessions for our upcoming after-school courses (ATP) from 3:00–5:30 p.m. >>> read more

Photo by Dalia Maeroff

MCG Invitational – April 24 – May 12, 2017

Awards Ceremony and Reception – May 3, 2017 Submissions accepted Feb 20- Mar 19 Click here for Portfolio Submissions – Open to juniors and seniors, must include four pieces. Click here for Teacher Submissions – Open to art teachers from >>> read more

RAD Days

RADical Days 2016 – September 30th

As part of Allegheny Regional Asset District’s RADical Days initiative, you are invited to experience Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild’s Inspiring Makers exhibit, enjoy live jazz music, gallery talks, MCG Jazz documentary clips, and more. Snacks will be available from Bidwell Training >>> read more


Inspiring Makers 2016

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 – 9/30/16. Please join us for a public reception Friday, September 30 From 4:00 >>> read more


Yellowstone Revisited

Photography from MCG Youth & Arts high-school students who visited Yellowstone National Park. The exhibition runs from Friday, September 23 through January 13 at the Susan Zubik Welcome Center at Catholic Charities, 212 Ninth Street in the heart of downtown >>> read more