Saturday / 3.25.17 / 10-11am
Designed for children ages 3-5 years old + a parent/caregiver, Mini-Factory is an interactive program that uses contemporary installation art as the basis for enabling exploration. FREE for MF Members // $5 for one child. Register now!
Saturday / 3.25.17 / 12-3pm
Come meet some real life heroes and future heroes at HeroFest 2017 [HeartPrints, The Regional Learning Alliance Building, 850 Cranberry Woods Drive, Cranberry Township, PA 16066]! The Mattress Factory will be helping families make their own superhero catchphrase magnets to take home and sharing info on our programming and upcoming show so it is.
Thursday / 3.30.17 / 6-8pm
Membership Launch Party
Saturday / 4.01.17 / 1-4pm
Inspired by "so it is" Artist Ursula Burke
A hands-on, drop-in, interactive activity designed for visitors of all ages! Explore, play and experiment with a project inspired by artist Ursula Burke, whose work will be featured in our upcoming exhibition so it is. This program is FREE with museum admission.
Saturday / 4.01.17 / 2-3pm
Meet at the Admissions Desk for an hour-long drop-in tour with a Museum Educator! This tour will focus on the museum's upcoming so it is exhibition, featuring the work of seven Northern Irish artists, at our galleries at 1414 Monterey Street. This tour is FREE with museum admission.
Friday / 4.07.17 / 6-8pm
"so it is" Opening Reception
The Mattress Factory celebrates the opening of so it is @ 1414 Monterey Street, featuring all new installations created in-residence by seven artists from Northern Ireland.