Melissa Borko Tevere

About Me

Melissa graduated from Temple University’s Tyler School of Art with her BFA in painting. She is the founder of MamaCITA – a Women’s Cooperative in the Arts – which has been championing women in the arts for over 10 years.

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To schedule a studio visit or for a list of available work, email Melissa at

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This website showcases art created recently and throughout Melissa’s career. Follow this site to get updated when new work is added.

Melissa Borko Tevere lives and works in Philadelphia Pennsylvania.

She is also a writer and an entrepreneur and is the author of the blog The Ladies who Launch. She is the editor of two fine art and creative writing compilations, Extraordinary Gifts: Remarkable Women of the Delaware Valley and Forgotten Philadelphia: Art and Writing Inspired by Philadelphia Heritage Sites.


Melissa’s home and studio is always open for visitors. Stop by to have a cup of coffee or glass of wine, for conversation, laughter and to see her original art.

Email Melissa at to schedule a visit.

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