Exhibitions & Events

Past Events

Current/Upcoming Events

  • Collectively We Support Your Autonomy

    Monica Sheets: Collectively We Support Your Autonomy Monica is installing a large-scale neon sign created in collaboration with Ne-Art Custom Neon in Northeast Minneapolis on the Soap Factory’s roof. The text – “collectively we support your autonomy” – is inspired by the participatory art projects she has previously initiated, offering a reflection of and comment on the […]

    Oct 14, 2017 - Oct 14, 2018 Exhibition Details
  • Sister Black Press:Poetry of Resistance & Change

      Poetry of Resistance & Change Monica Edwards Larson / Sister Black (Bike) Press’s project “Poetry of Resistance & Change” consists of two parts; a temporary installation of letterpress printed poetry cards, and a Poetry reading and DIY printing event, using the mobile bicycle press, at the Soap Factory. The installation will consist of hundreds of […]

    Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 9, 2017 Exhibition Details
  • Is Your Rebellion Sitting Still?

    Is Your Rebellion Sitting Still? Is Your Rebellion Sitting Still?, a project by artist Maria Cameron, aims to transform public spaces in Rochester, MN into spaces of contemplation, self-reflection, and conversation. By installing a series of large-scale thought bubbles on buildings, and in community spaces that are considered works in progress, this project highlights the […]

    Jul 24, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017 Exhibition Details
  • Rethinking Public Spaces: Juxtaposition Arts

    Rethinking Public Spaces: Juxtaposition Arts This summer Juxtaposition Arts (JXTA) will build on the momentum they’ve created over the last 3 years around the celebration of Black August by combining the respective placemaking and art-based engagement skill sets of JXTA’s Public Arts, Tactical, and Environmental Design studios; using these skills to bring 2017 Black August […]

    Jul 29, 2017 - Sep 29, 2017 Exhibition Details
  • The Soap Factory and Mizna co-present ‘Alien Technology II’ by Monira Al Qadiri

    The all-night Twin Cities art festival Northern Spark returns once again with the theme of climate, this year running all along the Green Line. At one end Mizna and The Soap Factory will present a mesmerizing 10-foot-round sculpture by Kuwaiti artist Monira Al Qadiri, who’s featured in Mizna’s recent environment-themed journal issue with a spotlight on her […]

    Jun 10, 2017 - Apr 17, 2018 Exhibition Details

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