Generous support for Artists in Residence and related programming is provided by the Allegheny Regional Asset District; Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts; an Anonymous Donor; The Benter Foundation; Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Education; The Grable Foundation; Greco Gas Inc.; The Heinz Endowments; Jack Buncher Foundation; The Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership, a program of Pitt's Graduate School of Public and International Affairs; Lehmann Maupin, New York, Hong Kong, and Seoul; National Endowment for the Arts; Pennsylvania Council on the Arts; Pennsylvania Libations; The Pittsburgh Foundation; PJ Dick & Trumbull; the Roy A. Hunt Foundation; and the Year of German-American Friendship 2018/19. With speacial thanks to the Mattress Factory Board of Directors, Factory Fellows and museum members.
Each artist will create a new, site-specific, room-sized installation for the exhibition. Several installations will include opportunites for direct visitor interaction. Participating artists include William Earl Kofmehl III from Pittsburgh, PA; Laleh Mehran fron Denver, CO; Gustavo and Otavio Pandolfo, better known as OSGEMEOS, from São Paolo, Brazil; Karina Smigla-Bobinski from Munich, Germany; and Christina A. West from Atlanta, GA.