Japanese Calligraphy Performance by Seiran Chiba on Sept. 27

Seiran Chiba – Large Scale Japanese Calligraphy (shodo) Special performance on ideaXfactory outdoor stage 351 N. Boonville Ave., Springfield, MO Thursday, Sept. 27, 5:30 PM World-renowned Japanese calligrapher and artist Seiran Chiba will visit Springfield to do a special performance of shodo (Japanese calligraphy) with a modern approach inspired by hope and peace on the … Read More

eXtreme Fiber Art exhibition Sept. 7-Oct. 12

eXtreme Fiber Art Exhibition Sept. 7- Oct. 12, 2018 at ideaXfactory, 351 N. Boonville Ave., Springfield, MO 65806 Opening reception during First Friday Art Walk, on Sept. 7 from 6-10 p.m. First Friday Reception Oct. 5 from 6-10 p.m. Gallery hours are free and open to the public on Tuesdays and Thursday, 3-7 p.m. A … Read More

Open Studios II Aug. 3-Aug. 24

Join us during First Friday Art Walk on August 3 from 6-10 p.m. to enjoy COOL ART during the DOG DAYS of summer! Featuring sculpture, ceramics, painting, mixed media, neon art, fiber art, digital design by David Cogorno, Doug Erb, Lura Faye Cotton, Carl Glasemeyer, Sarah Jones, Josee McGregor, Sam Mattax, Dana Neuenschwander, Peter Nielebock, … Read More

Open Studios II reception on First Friday, July 6

Join ideaXfactory’s First Friday Art Walk reception on July 6 from 6-10 p.m. to see the gallery exhibition of artists working in painting, drawing, ceramics, fiber arts, paper-making, sculpture and mixed media featuring artists David Cogorno, Doug Erb, Lura Faye Cotton, Carl Glasemeyer. Sarah Jones, Josee McGregor, Sam Mattax, Peter Nielebock, Dana Campbell Neuenschwander, Pam … Read More

Second Saturday Art Walk on June 9 from 12-3 p.m.

Come by the ideaXfactory during downtown Springfield’s Second Saturday Art Walk. See Christie Snelson drawing a new chalk portrait on the outdoor patio of the ideaXfactory (guess who it will be?!) – See Sarah Jones beautiful new mural on our north side wall – watch Dana Campbell Neuenschwander easel painting inside! Join in sidewalk chalk … Read More

SGF Chalk Art Festival on Friday, June 1

  Join the fun as artists create temporary original art masterpieces in chalk on the sidewalks of ideaXfactory at 351 N. Boonville Ave. during First Friday Art Walk on June 1st. Our featured artists will draw live in a broad range of styles – from abstract, portrait and landscape to cartoon and fantasy and include¬†Old … Read More

Sculpture X-Games Finale Exhibition & We Could Be HEROES on May 4

Sculpture X-Games 2018 is a week-long creative competition April 28-May 4, between teams of artists who create an installation on any theme, using any materials outside the ideaXfactory! The competition started on International Sculpture Day on 28, and each team has a week to create a temporary outdoor sculpture. Teams include MSU faculty, students, and … Read More

Sculpture X-Games Kick-off Party on April 28

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2018 Sculpture X-Games is a week-long creative competition April 28-May 4, between teams of artists who create an installation on any theme, using any materials outside the ideaXfactory! Our outdoor kick-off party on International Sculpture Day 2018 on Saturday, April 28 from 2-7 p.m. will feature hot aluminum pours by MoState Sculpture Club, raku firings … Read More