Upcoming Events

Tangential Taxonomies – December 7, 2018 – January 25, 2019
Explore the other-worldly creations of David Zaslow in this immersive sculpture installation featuring over 80 sculptures using recycled materials and found objects. Inspired by black and white illustrations in the mid-century textbook “Animals Without Backbones,” Zaslow creates biomorphic creatures that ooze ambiguity and challenge the viewer to question their origin, narrative, and purpose.

Exhibition is on view inside the ideaXfactory, 351 N. Boonville Ave. from December 7, 2018 though January 25, 2019. First Friday Art Walk receptions on Friday, Dec. 7 from 6-10 p.m. and Jan. 4 from 6-10 p.m. The exhibition will also be free and open to the public on Tuesdays and Thursday from 3-7 p.m.

David Zaslow will give an artist talk on Friday, Jan 25 at 6 p.m. during the closing reception.

Constructed Environments – February 1, 2018 – March 1, 2019
Constructed Environments will be a work-in-progress by over 20 artists to create a labyrinth of interconnecting passages though the interior of the ideaXfactory.

Artist will be designated a space and, given their choice of TWO commonly found materials and ONE adhesive, will create an environmental installation that connects to the adjoining artists’ spaces.

Visit the ideaXfactory on First Friday Art Walk Feb. 1 from 6-10 p.m. to the see the beginning of this creative exploration process and meet the artists. Then return on First Friday on March 1st to explore the results.

Artists participating include MSU sculpture students and other independent professional artists.