Thursday, March 16, 2017
Muddy shorts. Bird nests. Artists' sketches. Curator's notes. Fragments of hard candy. Installation models. The Mattress Factory is a museum unlike any other, and our archives are one-of-a-kind as well. During this inaugural MF@40 event, visitors will have an opportunity to get a rare look at the Mattress Factory’s archives, which capture the museum’s evolution since its founding in 1977. Chronicling artwork, documentation and objects throughout its history, this is an event you won’t want to miss.
$15 tickets include two drinks, light appetizers, after-hours access to the museum’s galleries and guided tours of archival materials.
MF Members enjoy FREE admission for this event! For the special discount code, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parking is located at 505 Jacksonia Street. On-street parking is available. Additional parking will be available at 1300 Brighton Road.
ABOUT | MF@40 EVENT SERIES
Celebrate 40 years of installation art with the Mattress Factory! Join the foremost museum of installation art in the United States for MF@40, a series of exclusive events that celebrate the organization's past, present and future. Since 1977, the museum has exhibited work by more than 650 artists from around the world through its innovative residency program. All proceeds from MF@40 events will help to support the museum in continuing its groundbreaking exhibitions and educational programming.