Coming Together to Celebrate Creative REuse

Friends of Materials for the Arts believes in fostering a sense of community around Creative REuse. Once a month, MFTA opens its doors for a variety of community events, including performances, artist workshops, discussions and gallery openings. Engage with the MFTA team and Artists in Residence while enjoying and participating in creative activities.

Events take place the Third Thursday of every month. All are free and open to the public.

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Gallery Exhibition Opening: “Loose Ends” by Whitney Oldenburg

December 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for the exhibition opening of Loose Ends by MFTA’s Fall 2019 Artist-in-Residence Whitney Oldenburg. At the event, enjoy a live violin performance by Whitney Biennial artist, Laura Ortman.

Sock Puppets and Making Art with Author Fran Quittel

January 16, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for an evening of puppet making and storytelling with accomplished author, Fran Quittel.

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