Welcome to Art Sanctuary!

Cristen McCollum

Cristen T.J. McCollum has a background as a dancer, singer, actor and has worked in administration for First Person Arts. He is a native Philadelphian and received training at Freedom Theatre, PhilaDANCO, and is a graduate of The Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts. Cristen also studied acting at Marymount Manhattan College and toured the country in Irving Street Rep's productions of Five Guys Named Moe (little moe) and Smokey Joe's Cafe (Ken). Cristen volunteered at Art Sanctuary before joining the staff and is excited to be apart of this family!


About Us

Art Sanctuary uses the power of black art to transform individuals, create and build community and foster cultural understanding.

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Art Sanctuary Hours

Gallery Hours

  • Sun & Mon: Closed
  • Tues-Thu: 12pm – 4pm​
  • Fri: Closed
  • Sat: 12- 4pm

Office Hours

  • Tue-Thu: 12pm - 4pm