The Mattress Factory Art Museum

01/11/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/11/2017 15:18

[1.11.17] Mattress Factory Announces Valentine's Day Brunch

1977 - 2017: 40 Years of Installation Art

Mattress Factory Announces Valentine's Day Brunch

PITTSBURGH, PA (January 11, 2017) - The Mattress Factory museum will host "Breakfast In Bed: All You Need Is Love," a 21+ event, on February 12 from 11am - 2pm.

This year's event will celebrate Valentine's Day and will feature a variety of activities for guests. The museum has partnered with local food and drink vendors to offer guests Ustianochka vodka Bloody Marys, Salúd Juicery mimosas, brews from War Streets Brewery and a continental breakfast from the MF Café. Visitors can create a medallion for your valentine, explore the museum galleries, or meet adoptable pets from Animal Friends, a non-profit companion animal resource center serving the needs of pets and people for more than 70 years. Though usually closed on Sunday mornings, all of the museum's galleries, including those at 516 Sampsonia Way and 1414 Monterey Street, will be open exclusively for brunch guests.

General Admission donation tickets for "Breakfast in Bed: All You Need Is Love" are

$30 [$20 for MF Members]. Tickets can be purchased at mattress.org. General Admission donation tickets include two drinks of your choice, a hot breakfast and free admission to the museum's galleries. Additional drink tickets will be available for purchase at the event. All proceeds from this event support the Mattress Factory's artist residency program, exhibitions, public programs and educational outreach.

About the Mattress Factory

1977 - 2017: 40 Years of Installation Art

The Mattress Factory is a museum of contemporary art that presents "art you can get in to" - room-sized environments, created by in-residence artists. Located in the historic Mexican War Streets neighborhood of Pittsburgh's North Side since 1977, the Mattress Factory is hailed as the best facility for installation art in the United States.

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The Mattress Factory is located at 500 Sampsonia Way, Pittsburgh PA 15212. Free parking is located at 505 Jacksonia Street. Museum hours are: Tuesday - Saturday from 10am - 5pm, Sunday from 1 - 5pm. Closed Monday. General admission: $20.

Full-time students with a valid ID and visitors ages 62+: $15. Children 6 and under and Mattress Factory members: FREE. Students with a valid ID from Carnegie Mellon University, Point Park University and University of Pittsburgh: FREE. 15212, 15214 + 15233 Zip Code Residents: Half price admission, ID must be provided. For general information, please call 412.231.3169 or visit mattress.org.

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