Alliance of Artist Communities
The Alliance gives a collective voice on behalf of its members, small and large, that leverages support for the field as a whole; promotes successful practices in the field; and advocates for creative environments that support the work of today’s artists.
144 Westminster Street, Suite 301
Providence RI 02903 U.S.A.
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
The mission of the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is to provide residency opportunities to artists from around the world, so that they may develop new ideas, expand their practice and engage the community.
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
12th and Leavenworth
Admission and Parking: FREE
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Camargo Foundation
The Camargo Foundation, located in Cassis, France and founded by artist and philanthropist Jerome Hill, is a residential center offering programming in the humanities and the arts. It offers time and space in a contemplative environment to think, create, and connect. The Foundation encourages the visionary work of scholars, artists, and thought leaders in the arts and humanities.
The Cedar Works
The Cedar Works is a 15,000 square foot reclaimed warehouse, located in the Cedar Park neighborhood of West Philadelphia, that has been renovated into a community-oriented work and meeting space. The Cedar Works is home to 22 artist workspaces and professional offices.
4919 Pentridge Street
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Chamounix Mansion International Hostel
In the heart of Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park – historic Chamounix Mansion has welcomed overnight guests and groups for more than forty years. Originally built in 1802 as a country home, the mansion rests on a scenic bluff above the Schuylkill River and is convenient to Philadelphia’s cultural and historic attractions, sporting events, and restaurants.
West Fairmount Park
3250 Chamounix Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19131-3710
T 215-878-3676 or 1-800-379-0017
Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts
The Saltonstall Foundation supports artists and writers of New York State through two main programs held at our colony in Ithaca, NY:
-The summer juried residency program (May – Sept.)
-Subsidized, do-it-yourself “off-season” retreats (Oct. – April)
435 Ellis Hollow Creek Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
Fine Arts Work Center
The Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown is a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging the growth and development of emerging visual artists and writers and to restoring the year-round vitality of the historic art colony of Provincetown. The Work Center is internationally known for its acclaimed Fellowship residency program, summer workshop program, online writing classes, and MFA program in collaboration with MassArt.
24 Pearl Street
Provincetown, MA 02657
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts
Created as a research and studio program in the arts, Haystack’s original mission was to teach fine craftsmanship, develop latent or inherent creative ability, and carry on research and development in connection with the crafts. Over the years, the vision was refined to include the investigation of craft in an aesthetic climate, honoring tradition while acknowledging the rich potential of contemporary visual art.
PO Box 518
Deer Isle, Maine 04627
T (207) 348-2306
F (207) 348-2307
Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center
Harvestworks’ mission is to present experimental artworks created in collaboration with our Technology, Engineering, Art and Music (TEAM) Lab. The Harvestworks T.E.A.M Lab supports the creation of art works achieved through the use of new and evolving technologies and provides an environment for experimentation with project consultants, technicians, instructors and innovative practitioners in all branches of the electronic arts.
596 Broadway #602
New York, NY 10012
Office hours Mon-Fri 10am-5pm
Headlands Center for the Arts
Headlands Center for the Arts is a multidisciplinary, international arts center dedicated to supporting artists; the creative process; and the development of new, innovative ideas and artwork.
944 Fort Barry
Sausalito, CA 94965
F 415 331-3857
Light Work was founded as an artist-run, non-profit organization in 1973. Its mission is to provide direct support through residencies, publications, exhibitions, a community-access digital lab facility, and other related projects to emerging and under-represented artists working in the media of photography and digital imaging.
316 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, New York 13244
The MacDowell Colony
The mission of The MacDowell Colony is to nurture the arts by offering creative individuals of the highest talent an inspiring environment in which they can produce enduring works of the imagination.
163 East 81st Street
New York, New York 10028
The Mattress Factory
The Mattress Factory was founded in 1977, by artists, to support artists working in residence to create site-specific installations. Since then, the museum has presented and commissioned new installation and performance works by more than 650 artists. The museum supports established and emerging artists through a residency program that provides leadership, guidance, resources and opportunities to create artwork that is unconventional, challenging and thought-provoking. The museum’s flexibility and inventiveness allows artists to respond to developments in technology, explore audience interaction, and challenge traditional artistic ideals and practice.
500 Sampsonia Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212-4444
Millay Colony for the Arts
The Millay Colony for the Arts offers one-month or two-week residencies to visual artists, composers and writers between the months of April and November. Residents artists get private rooms, studios and all meals during their stay at our pastoral campus.
454 East Hill Road
Austerlitz, New York 12017.
Montalvo Arts Center
Montalvo Arts Center is a non-profit organization which employs more than 40 passionate full- and part-time staff members. We also rely on an incredible volunteer force to assist with many of our events and programs. Our funding and operations rely on contributions from individuals, foundations, corporations and government agencies. Montalvo’s Federal Tax ID# is 94-1249283.
15400 Montalvo Rd.
PO BOX 158
Saratoga, Ca 95071-0158
Penland School of Crafts
An international center for craft education dedicated to helping people live creative lives. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, Penland offers one-, two-, and eight-week workshops in books & paper, clay, drawing, glass, iron, metals, photography, printmaking and letterpress, textiles, and wood. The school also offers artists’ residencies, community collaboration programs, and a gallery and information center.
Post Office Box 37
Penland NC 28765-0037
Santa Fe Workshops
Treat yourself to a world-class photo workshop experience in Santa Fe, San Miguel de Allende, Cuba, or with one of our On The Road workshops. Continue your learning with our Mentorship Program to expand your photographic knowledge and skills. Our instructors are among today’s most influential photographers and we welcome participants of all levels.
50 Mt. Carmel Rd, Fatima Hall
Santa Fe, NM 87505
T (505) 983-1400 x111
F (505) 989-8604
Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture
Skowhegan is an intensive nine-week summer residency program for emerging visual artists established in 1946. Skowhegan seeks each year to bring together a diverse group of individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to artmaking and inquiry, creating the most stimulating and rigorous environment possible for a concentrated period of artistic creation, interaction and growth. Located on a historic 350 acre farm in rural Maine, the campus serves as a critical component of the program.
Vermont Studio Center
The Vermont Studio Center was founded by artists in 1984. Our location–situated along the banks of the Gihon River in the historic village of Johnson, Vermont–was chosen with the intention of fostering creativity through community, collaboration, and quiet reflection supported by the unspoiled beauty of the northern Green Mountains.
80 Pearl Street
Johnson, VT 05656, USA
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
Serenity. Light. Space. Privacy. The ability to work uninterrupted for hours, days, weeks in a quiet studio cradled in 400 acres of rolling Blue Ridge farmland. These are just a few of the reasons why more than 400 of the world’s foremost writers, composers, and visual artists come to VCCA each year. Every residency includes a comfortable, private bedroom, three meals a day, and a private studio.
154 San Angelo Drive
Amherst, Virginia 24521
Women’s Studio Workshop
Women’s Studio Workshop envisions a society where women’s visual art is integral to the cultural mainstream and permanently recorded in history. WSW’s mission is to operate and maintain an artists’ workspace that encourages the voice and vision of individual women artists, provides professional opportunities for artists at various stages of their careers, and promotes programs designed to stimulate public involvement, awareness and support for the visual arts.
P.O. Box 489
Rosendale, NY 12472
T (845) 658-9133
Founded in 1900 by the financier Spencer Trask and his wife Katrina, herself a poet, Yaddo is an artists’ community located on a 400-acre estate in Saratoga Springs, New York. Its mission is to nurture the creative process by providing an opportunity for artists to work without interruption in a supportive environment.
20 West 44th Street, Suite 408
New York, NY 10036
T (212) 307-7685
F (212) 307-5732
For nearly 50 years, Anderson Ranch has been providing opportunities for those interested in pursuing the visual arts. We complete this mission through workshops in the summer and artists’ residencies in the winter. In addition, the Ranch offers a large public events program, attended by more than 5,000 people each year. The Ranch is a non-profit charitable organization, organized under the laws of the state of Colorado and exempt from taxation under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. The Ranch offers artistic programming year-round.
Post Office Box 5598
Snowmass Village, CO 81615
T (970) 923-3181
Cheltenham Center for the Arts
Since its founding, the Cheltenham Center for the Arts (CCA) has served as a venue for high quality classes, exhibitions and theater programs that have promoted regional artists and showcased the work of children, adults and outstanding faculty in our community.
439 Ashbourne Road
Cheltenham, PA 19012
Perkins Center for the Arts
Perkins Center for the Arts is dedicated to excellence in the arts and to providing a wide range of creative opportunities for people of all ages and of every level of artistic development.
395 Kings Highway
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Taller Puertorriqueño (Taller) has been “Building Community through Art Since 1974”. Known as “The Cultural Heart of Latino Philadelphia,” Taller is a community-based multidisciplinary arts organization whose work bridges European, African, Caribbean and Latino societies and cultures. Taller’s programs work at the nexus of arts, culture, human rights, and social advocacy to catalyze social change towards community advancement. We offer programs for youth and adults, operate art galleries featuring Latin@ artists, the region’s only bilingual bookstore, sponsor musical and theater events, and organize a range of engaging cultural art education programs. Our education programs for at-risk inner city children and youth offer unique art and educational experiences as an effective vehicle to build creative and competent community members.
2721 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19133
T (215) 426-3311
F (215) 426-5682
Tyler’s mission is to re-imagine the social function of art through questions of local relevance and international significance.
2001 North 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Wayne Art Center
The purpose of the Wayne Art Center is to provide both instruction in the studio, and to build appreciation of the visual and performing arts through our many exhibits, lectures and programs. The Center affords artists an interdisciplinary venue to share, learn, exhibit and perform.
413 Maplewood Avenue
Wayne, PA 19087
Academy of Art University
Like the city it’s called home since 1929, Academy of Art University has always existed on the vanguard of innovation and creativity. The Academy and San Francisco have grown up together and served as mutual sources of inspiration and talent—take a look back at notable moments in the Academy’s history in San Francisco.
79 New Montgomery St.
San Francisco, CA 94105
Arcadia University provides a distinctively global, integrative, and personal learning experience for intellectually curious undergraduate and graduate students in preparation for a life of scholarship, service, and professional contribution. Building upon its legacy of distinction in global education, Arcadia University will be a vibrant and supportive community of diverse scholars and learners; renowned for its high-quality faculty, staff, and students; acclaimed for its student-centered focus; and valued for making a difference in the lives of its graduates.
450 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038
Art Academy of Cincinnati
Mission is to create and sustain radical, forward-thinking, contemporary visual artists and designers whose creative contributions make a substantial difference in all the lives they touch.
1212 Jackson Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Art Center College of Design
Learn to create. Influence change. This is the mission of Art Center College of Design. For more than 85 years, we’ve achieved an international reputation for our rigorous, transdisciplinary curriculum, faculty of professionals, strong ties to industry and a commitment to socially responsible design. At Art Center, we prepare artists and designers to make a positive impact in their chosen fields—as well as the world at large.
1700 Lida Street
Pasadena, CA 91103
Art Institute of Boston
Lesley University’s College of Art and Design has been providing bold and innovative art education and preparing students for creative and fulfilling professional careers for more than a century.
29 Everett Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Art Institute of Philadelphia
Our degree programs in the areas of Design, Media Arts, Fashion, and Culinary help you focus your talents and explore what you’re passionate about. In our collaborative environment, our instructors will guide and mentor you as we help you build the skills you need to start your creative career.
1622 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-5119
College of New Jersey
The College of New Jersey, founded in 1855 as the New Jersey State Normal School, is primarily an undergraduate and residential college with targeted graduate programs. TCNJ’s exceptional students, teacher-scholars, staff, alumni, and board members constitute a diverse community of learners, dedicated to free inquiry and open exchange, to excellence in teaching, creativity, scholarship, and citizenship, and to the transformative power of education in a highly competitive institution.
2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718
Columbus College of Art & Design
To think. To do. To reflect. To unleash your power to shape culture and commerce.
60 Cleveland Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215
Cooper Union School of Art
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, founded in 1859 by Peter Cooper, prepares talented students to make enlightened contributions to society through outstanding academic programs in architecture, art and engineering. The institution provides a challenging, interactive curriculum with distinguished, creative faculty and fosters rigorous, humanistic learning in a dynamic setting.
30 Cooper Square
New York, NY 10003-7120
T (212) 353-4100
F (212) 353-4327
Corcoran College of Art and Design
The Corcoran School of the Arts and Design bridges the university’s academically robust programs in the arts with Corcoran’s creative and inspired scholarship. Part of the GW Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, the school functions as an incubator for artists and practitioners in arts-related fields, and serves to enrich students who are taking classes in other areas of the university. As such, it provides a platform for engagement that bridges creative expression and practical application with the breadth and depth of the larger liberal arts education.
500 Seventeenth Street NW
Washington, DC 20006
Delaware College of Art and Design
Founded through a creative partnership between Pratt Institute and the Corcoran College of Art and Design, Delaware College of Art and Design joins these distinguished institutions in charting the future of art and design. DCAD’s mission is to educate talented and dedicated students to become art makers, idea generators, problem solvers, and visual communicators who can redefine the way we perceive and experience the world around us. It also serves as a visible stakeholder, cultural anchor, and catalyst for the revitalization of downtown Wilmington.
600 N. Market Street
Wilmington, Delaware 19801
Drexel’s foundation as an innovating institution has established the university as a national leader in higher education. In 1983, Drexel became the nation’s first university to require all undergraduates to have personal access to a microcomputer for use in all of their coursework. The university continued its commitment to integrating technology when it became the first university to operate a fully wireless campus in 2000. In 2006, Drexel became the first major research university to open a new law school in 25 years and is one of only two universities operating law schools that follow a co-operative model of learning.
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
European Graduate School
The European Graduate School (EGS) is an accredited graduate and postgraduate degree-granting university with two divisions: Arts, Health and Society and Media and Communication. The European Graduate School offers a uniquely dynamic academic setting that allows a creative encounter with the foremost representatives and thinkers of expressive arts (coaching, consulting, education, social change, and therapy) and media and communication (architecture, art, contemporary philosophy, cultural studies, digital design, film, literary theory, literature, media studies, performance art, photography, and video). The comprehensive programs are distinguished by the cordial interaction of eminent faculty members with students who are the best of their generation.
Haverford College is a leading liberal arts undergraduate college located outside Philadelphia that is known for its academic rigor, Honor Code, and beautiful arboretum campus.
370 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford, PA 19041
T (610) 896-1000
Kansas City Art Institute
Kansas City Art Institute, a four-year, independent, fully accredited college of art and design offering the bachelor of fine arts degree in a variety of disciplines. This great institution has a stellar history, dating back to its origins in 1885.
4415 Warwick Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64111
Maine College of Art
Located in the heart of the Portland Arts District, Maine College of Art offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts, a Master of Fine Arts in Studio Arts, a Master of Arts in Teaching as well as Continuing Studies for adults and youths, including a Pre-College intensive for high school students.
522 Congress St.
Portland, ME 04101
Maryland Institute College of Art
MICA has become the leader in the education of artists and designers by fostering a community of talented, creative individuals committed to redefining the boundaries of art and design and to expanding their own vision and perspective through rigorous study.
1300 W Mount Royal Avenue
Baltimore MD 21217-4134
T (410) 669-9200
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
MassArt’s founders dared to imagine a better future for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and to believe the path to it lay in creativity. Their goal in establishing the Massachusetts Normal Art School was to educate students in the creative process, which would in turn lead to the development of the mind, body, and spirit.
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
621 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115
T (617) 879-7000
Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design
The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design is a degree-granting college where individuals discover and realize their creative potential.
273 E. Erie St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
For more than a century, the Minneapolis College of Art and Design has been a catalyst for creativity in the Twin Cities, the region, and the nation.
2501 Stevens Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Moore College of Art & Design
Moore College of Art & Design educates students for careers in the visual arts. Moore’s faculty of creative professionals inspire and support students to achieve their goals, passions and dreams. The vibrant Philadelphia campus is home to Moore’s close-knit community. Small classes encourage collaboration and lay a solid foundation in art and design that sets the platform for a creative life.
20th Street and The Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1179
New York Film Academy
The New York Film Academy was founded by veteran producer Jerry Sherlock in 1992, who produced such classics as The Hunt for the Red October. Encouraged by friends of his who wanted to send their children to film school, but found the prices too costly, Sherlock designed a school that was not only affordable, but more importantly, was founded on the principle of learning by doing.
100 E. 17th Street,
New York, NY 10003
Otis College of Art and Design
Otis is L.A.’s first independent professional school of art and design. Since 1918, Otis has trained artists and designers who are in the vanguard of Southern California’s cultural and entrepreneurial life. From Mattel to Pixar to the Museum of Modern Art in New York, Otis graduates have made an individual, positive, and lasting mark on the world. In 1918, General Harrison Gray Otis, the publisher of the Los Angeles Times, bequeathed his L.A. home for “the advancement of the arts.”
9045 Lincoln Blvd
Los Angeles, California 90045
T (310) 665–6800
Parsons School of Design
Parsons students are designers, artists, and scholars who learn to apply the transformative capacity of design responsibly, creatively, and purposefully. Our diverse community of students and faculty explores multiple sites and scales of engagement, from on-campus research initiatives to partnerships that bring about change in New York and in the world.
66 West 12th Street
New York, NY 10011
PennDesign is an inventive place of learning where the many fields of architecture, planning, preservation, landscape and the fine arts come together on shared ground. At PennDesign, we are dedicated to design that is creative in nature and transformative in impact. In a collaborative environment that fosters inquiry and experimentation, faculty and students seek to recast the distinction between theory and practice, expand knowledge and invention through research, and contribute works of value and beauty.
102 Meyerson Hall
210 South 34th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
T (215) 898-6520
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Through the rare combination of our spectacular galleries, our internationally known school of fine arts, and our public programs, PAFA strives to provide students and visitors alike with a unique and thrilling experience.
118-128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
T (215) 972-7600
Our number one priority is providing students with an academic experience that leads to internships, jobs and meaningful career paths. As a result, our job placement rate is 95 percent and our students are employed at some of the top companies in the world. We do this through focusing on innovation, innovative thinking and our award-winning Nexus Learning approach — active, collaborative learning that is connected to the real world and infused with the liberal arts.
4201 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144
From the first day of classes in October 1887, Pratt Institute has offered students and faculty members the opportunity to make a tangible difference on a local, national, and international scale. While the Institute’s curriculum and scope have evolved in the decades since its founding, its programs remain true to the founder’s vision.
144 West 14th Street
New York, NY 10011
The Department of Art and Archaeology has been home to some of the most distinguished scholars in the field and over the decades has grown to cover an expanding range of media, cultures, and methodologies. Today, coursework in art history is supported by the extraordinary art collection of the Princeton University Art Museum; by the resources of the Marquand Library, the world’s finest art history library; and by close relationships with numerous other departments on our campus.
Princeton University, 105 McCormick Hall
Princeton, New Jersey 08544
T (609) 258-3782
F (609) 258-0103
Rhode Island School of Design
Founded in 1877, Rhode Island School of Design (or “RIZ-dee” for the acronym RISD) is one of the oldest and best-known colleges of art and design in the U.S. Each year approximately 2,300 students from around the world pursue a creative, studio-based education at RISD, which offers rigorous bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in 19 architecture, design, fine arts and art education majors.
Two College Street
Providence, RI 02903-2784 USA
T 401 454-6100
Ringling College of Art and Design
Ringling College of Art and Design is a private, not-for-profit, fully accredited college offering the Bachelor’s degree programs in the following disciplines: Advertising Design, Business of Art & Design, Computer Animation, Film, Fine Arts, Game Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, Motion Design, and Photography and Imaging.
2700 North Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34234-5895
A leading public institution, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. Rowan provides a collaborative, learning-centered environment in which highly qualified and diverse faculty, staff, and students integrate teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, and community service. Through intellectual, social and cultural contributions, the University enriches the lives of those in the campus community and surrounding region.
201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, New Jersey 08028
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco Art Institute is dedicated to the intrinsic value of art and its vital role in shaping and enriching society and the individual. As a diverse community of working artists and scholars, SFAI provides its students with a rigorous education in the fine arts and preparation for a life in the arts through an immersive studio environment, an integrated liberal arts curriculum, and critical engagement with the world.
800 Chestnut Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
At SAIC, we exceed boundaries. Our commitment to an open structure is embodied in a curriculum of self-directed study within and across a multiplicity of disciplines and approaches that promote critical thinking, rigorous investigation, and playful creativity. Through interdisciplinary practices and in deeply focused media, faculty and students conceive and accomplish exchanges in cultural study, production, and research with artists and scholars around the world. We are a community that challenges the notion that any field is ever beyond rediscovery.
36 S. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, IL 60603
School of the Museum of Fine Arts
SMFA has been educating artists since its founding in 1876. The School was conceived at the same time as the Museum itself, as the crucial second part of a mission to educate through the arts. SMFA was intended to be a school of art; not simply a technical institute, but a school of the most rigorous ideas and concepts. Since its founding, the School’s faculty, administration and curriculum have been dynamically engaged in questions of education in general, and art education in particular.
230 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
School of Visual Arts
Silas H. Rhodes and illustrator (Tarzan) Burne Hogarth co-found the Cartoonists and Illustrators School, with New York City-based professionals working in the arts as faculty, a practice that continues to this day.
209 East 23 Street
New York, NY 10010-3994
Founded in 1985, Speos provides higher education photography training aimed at meeting the current market demands.
Next to professional recognition within the domain of photography, Speos is certified by the French government with the Titre de Photographe RNCP level I and 7 (a professional certification at Master’s level).
Since its founding in 1864, Swarthmore College has given students the knowledge, insight, skills, and experience to become leaders for the common good. Offering a liberal arts and engineering curriculum, the College is private, yet open to all regardless of financial need. It is also decidedly global in outlook, drawing students from around the world and all 50 states. The diversity of perspectives represented by Swarthmore students, faculty, and staff – including different viewpoints, identities, and histories – contributes to the community’s strong sense of open dialogue and engagement with ideas and issues.
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081
Tyler School of Art
As founding Dean of Tyler School of Art, Blai instilled Tyler School of Art with a commitment to progressive education emphasizing the student’s mastery of technique within the framework of a liberal arts curriculum. Dean Blai insisted upon individual attention to each student’s needs as the basis of successful teaching. During his 25-year tenure Dean Blai shaped the school into one of the finest visual arts centers in the country, and his founding ideals still remain paramount to Tyler’s educational philosophy.
2001 North 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
University of the Arts
Since our founding in 1876, our faculty have been some of the nation’s most important artists and our alumni have transformed their fields through their artmaking. UArts is at the center of Philadelphia, the beating heart of the city’s—and the nation’s—creative community.
320 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102