• Monday / 7.24.17
    Community Art Lab
    Art Outside + Future Visions Program

    July 24 - 28. Join us for an exciting summer program that pairs outdoor installlations with an exploration of the future! Ages 7 to 9, registration required.

  • Sunday / 7.30.17 / 11am-2pm
    Breakfast in Bed Brunch
    By the "Bonfire"

    Welcome summer the Mattress Factory way at our 21+ brunch! Good eats from Keems Good ToGo BBQ, sip on Salúd Juicery fruit juice mimosas, cool down with ice cold beer from Penn Brewery and indulge in sweet treats by studio:dessert.

  • Monday / 7.31.17
    Community Art Lab
    Let's Build A City + Line Bandits Program

    July 31 - August 4. Create a cityscape + learn how to crochet, knit, screenprint and more! This summer session focuses on collaboration. Ages 7 to 9, registration required.

  • Saturday / 8.05.17 / 1-4pm
    Patch Making

    A hands-on, drop-in, interactive activity designed for visitors of all ages! Explore, play and experiment during this [FREE with admission] program.

  • Saturday / 8.05.17 / 2-3pm
    Public Program
    Drop-In Tour: LAST LOOK
    Meet at the Admissions Desk for an hour-long drop-in tour with a Museum Educator and get a last look at the so it is show at 1414 Monterey St., featuring artwork by Ursula Burke, Willie Doherty, Rita Duffy, John Kindess, Locky Morris, Philip Napier, and Paul Seawright. This tour is FREE with museum admission. 
  • Saturday / 8.12.17 / 10-11am

    Over and over again... artists use repetition to create special affects in artwork. Explore and get inspired by this technique! This interactive learning program is designed for children ages 3-5. FREE for MF Members // $5 for one child + one parent/caregiver.

  • Saturday / 8.12.17 / 6-9pm
    Outreach Event
    Play by the Fire

    Location: Pittsburgh Glass Center, 5472 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206 The Mattress Factory will be at the Pittsburgh Glass Center’s annual teen night making art and sharing info about our FREE Teen Art Cooperative program!

  • Saturday / 8.19.17 / 1-4pm
    Neighborhood Chalk Drawings

    During ARTLab, participants are invited to explore, play and experiment with projects inspired by current exhibitions, artists and ideas! This program is FREE with museum admission.