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Pittsburgh, PA, United States
DoneThu, Oct 10, 2013 11:15 PM GMT
Mattress Factory 35th Anniversary Art Auction
The Mattress Factory, a museum of contemporary installation art located in Pittsburgh, is known internationally for presenting exhibitions that push artistic boundaries. Since its founding in 1977 the museum has served as a platform for more than 500 artists including James Turrell, Kiki Smith, Damien Hirst, Greer Lankton, Rolf Julius and Raqs Media Collective. Every five years, artists who have created work at the Mattress Factory come together to help support the museum's mission through a live auction of donated work. All proceeds generated from the auction will help fund exhibitions, programs and operations.