• Thursday / 3.30.17 / 6-8pm
    Members Programming
    Membership Launch Party

    You're invited to celebrate our revamped membership program! Grab a drink while learning about the new levels + benefits. As an added bonus, get a special sneak peek of our upcoming exhibition so it is. This event is FREE but RSVPs are requested.

  • 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
    Public Program
    Drop-In Tour

    Meet at the Admissions Desk for an hour-long drop-in tour with a Museum Educator! This tour will focus on the museum's installations at 500 Sampsonia way. This tour is FREE with museum admission.

  • Saturday / 4.01.17 / 10:30-11:30am
    Member Programming
    Coffee Date with John Kindness

    MF Members are invited to meet so it is artist John Kindness! RSVP now for this special morning of coffee, tea + treats, plus a sneek peek of John's work before it opens to the public on Friday, April 7.

  • Friday / 4.07.17 / 4.7.17 - 8.7.17
  • 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.

  • Saturday / 4.08.17 / 10-11am

    Explore. Play. Grow! Explore a variety of themes and installations, participate in story time and work on a collaborative hands-on project. This program is designed for children ages 3-5 years old + uses contemporary installation art as the basis for enabling exploration. FREE for MF Members // $5 for one child + one parent/caregiver. Register now!

  • Saturday / 4.08.17 / 11-12pm
    Volunteer Open House + Orientation

    Learn, contribute, make a difference! Prospective volunteers are invited to the Mattress Factory for a short orientation and a tour of our current exhibitions. RSVP today!