• 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!

  • Saturday / 4.08.17 / 10:30-11:30am
    Member Programming
    Coffee Date with Ursula Burke

    MF Members are invited to meet so it is artist Ursula Burke!

  • Monday / 4.10.17 / 12-4pm
    Community Event
    Spring Break Family Day

    It's been a long winter and the Mattress Factory is ready to embrace the coming of spring! All ages are invited to join us for a day of activities, art, fun + more. Free Admission to Spring Break Family Day is made possible by the Jack Buncher Foundation.

  • Saturday / 4.15.17 / 1-4pm
    Inspired by "so it is" Artist Rita Duffy

    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 Rita Duffy. This program is FREE with museum admission.

  • Saturday / 4.15.17 / 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 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.

  • Sunday / 4.16.17
    Museum Closed

    The museum will be closed April 16, 2017 in observance of Easter.