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Thursday / 5.04.17 / 6-8pm
Anniversary Event
MF@40: From Past to Present

A vegetarian food co-op, a dance studio, children's theater, a performance space and more... the #MattressFactory has been home to many pursuits during its 40-year history. During the second event in our MF@40 series, visitors will explore the museum rich history as a cultural hub!

Saturday / 5.06.17 / 1-4pm
ARTLab
Inspired by "so it is" Artist John Kindness

A hands-on, drop-in, interactive activity designed for visitors of all ages! Explore, play and experiment with a project inspired by so it is exhibition artist John Kindness, which will be on view at the museum's galleries at 1414 Monterey Street starting April 7. This program is FREE with museum admission.

Saturday / 5.06.17 / 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 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.

Monday / 5.15.17 / 3-6pm
Outreach Event
Remake Learning Days Kickoff Event

The Mattress Factory is pleased to help start off Remake Learning Days with a Yayoi Kusama-inspired blacklight project, and we'll have information about all of our varied educational programming to share.

 

Thursday / 5.18.17 / 10am - 2pm
Outreach Event
EQT Children’s Theatre Festival

Make your own pop-up mini theatrical set with some creative help from the Mattress Factory education team! The Children’s Theater Festival [August Wilson Center for African American Culture, 980 Liberty Ave] in the cultural district.

Friday / 5.19.17 / 10am - 6pm
Outreach Event
EQT Children’s Theatre Festival

Make your own pop-up mini theatrical set with some creative help from the Mattress Factory education team! The Children’s Theater Festival [August Wilson Center for African American Culture, 980 Liberty Ave] in the cultural district.

Friday / 5.19.17 / 6-9pm
Public Programming
Teen Art Cooperative Curated Exhibition

The Mattress Factory Teen Art Cooperative has curated a teen art show comprised of Pittsburgh-area teens who have submitted original work. Admission is FREE + all three of the museum's buildings will be on view.

Saturday / 5.20.17 / 2-3pm
Public Program
Drop-In Tour
Meet a Museum Educator at the Admissions Desk for an introduction to installation art and an hour-long tour through the galleries. This tour is FREE with museum admission!

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