Calendar

Calendar

Sunday / 4.01.18
Notice
Museum Closed

The museum will be closed on April 1, 2018 in observance of Easter.

Monday / 4.02.18
CAPA Arts Organization Resource Fair

MF will be at the first annual CAPA Arts Organization Resource Fair sharing our summer arts opportunities with students and families. See you there! 111 9th St. Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Wednesday / 4.04.18
Wesley High School Opening Reception
The Mattress Factory has partnered with Wesley High School in a collaboration of installation art and photography focused on gesture and identity. Come celebrate the students work! Free and open to the public, please RSVP.
 
Saturday / 4.07.18 / 1 - 4pm
ARTLab
ARTLab: Inspired by Winifred Lutz

Hang out with us in our garden (or lobby--weather permitting), and create your own garden book to tell your nature story. During ARTLab, visitors of all ages are invited to explore, play and experiment with projects inspired by current exhibitions, artists and ideas! This program is FREE with museum admission.

Sunday / 4.08.18 / 2 - 5pm
Public Programming
T H E goodbye ritual

Vanessa German will complete her installation, "sometimes. we. cannot. be. with. our. bodies." with a performance of the goodbye ritual. The performance will begin outside of the 1414 Monterey Street building at 2pm, and will be repeated until the museum closes at 5pm. Free with museum admission.

Saturday / 4.14.18 / 10 - 11am
Mini-Factory
BEE TEAM

MF Artist Meg Webster's Solar Grow Room was made in response to declining bee populations. In this session, Mini-Factory artists will make art that can help the environment! This interactive learning program is designed for children ages 3-5. FREE for MF Members // $5 for one child + one caregiver.

Thursday / 4.19.18
Volunteer Appreciation Party!

Ever been curious about volunteering at Mattress Factory? Now is your chance to ask questions! Join us at the museum as we celebrate MF Volunteers with FREE food, drinks and screen printing. BYOS [bring your own shirt] and print an exclusive MF Volunteer design. Not an MF Volunteer? That's fine. This event is FREE and open to anyone interested in volunteering, so bring a friend!

Friday / 4.20.18
Earth Nite 2018

Join us at the Environmental Charter School for an event focused on all of the amazing summertime experiences in the city. Museum Educators will be on hand making upcycled magnets and sharing information about our own summer opportunities for students ages 4-18. 829 Milton Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15218.

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