Art

“What Fills Our Time” Sam Merritt Solo Exhibition, Opening July 19

"What Fills Our Time" Sam Merritt Solo Exhibition, Opening July 19

Machines With Magnets is absolutely beside ourself with delight that Sam Merritt has taken over our gallery for a matter of weeks, using her residency to create and install large scale sculptures, the better with which to dazzle you! These will be shown alongside her incredible impressionist pop star textiles. (Rumor has it a Wendy [...]


The Conditions Were Just Right, Opening 2/24

The Conditions Were Just Right, Opening 2/24

X TRA ZEUS Closing and Cocktail Hour, 2/16 7pm

  Last call to bask in the most comprehensive comics collection this side of a grown man’s basement! Witness the magic and enjoy a cocktail. Perhaps make a purchase, mmm? Treat yourself to a post Valentine’s Day memento? Nothing says “I Love Me” like the perplexing phalli of Mickey Zacchilli. Make a night of it [...]


NATURAL MECHANIC Closing Reception, 11/14 8pm

NATURAL MECHANIC Closing Reception, 11/14 8pm

Darlings, do come by for your very last chance to view and purchase the resplendent works of Tatyana Yanishevsky, Joan Wyand, and Buck Hastings. Enjoy a nice cocktail, do a little luxuriating, see what happens.


HOMEMAKERS Opening, Friday October 19 6-9pm

HOMEMAKERS Opening, Friday October 19 6-9pm

Witches & Mad Prophets, Opening June 8

Witches & Mad Prophets, Opening June 8

2012 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition Feb 2-25

2012 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition Feb 2-25

2012 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition Feb 2-25
Opening Reception: Friday, February 3rd from 5:00-8:00 PM
Writers Night Friday: February 17th from 6:30-8:30 PM
Closing Reception/Artists Talk: Saturday, February 25th from 1-4:00 PM
Gallery Hours Tuesday – Friday 11 AM – 5 PM and by appointment (401-222-3881)
All events free an open to the public at Machines with Magnets, 400 Main St, Pawtucket, RI


Dazzling Ghost-Town Opening, Saturday Night!

Dazzling Ghost-Town Opening, Saturday Night!

Enchanted, readers! This Saturday, November 12, is the moment you’ve all been waiting for. We’re thrilled to be hosting our wonderful friends from Ghost-Town, along with a handful of other best bud super stars, in the gallery for the month of November. Be convinced of their awesomeness via a magical evening of good times, rock [...]


SLEEPER: The Paintings of Way O’Malley

SLEEPER: The Paintings of Way O'Malley

September’s gallery presents the paintings of Way O’Malley. Referencing graffiti, abstract expressionism, and comics, this work emanates, in a general way, a vibe of incredibly purposeful spontaneity. O’Malley’s work can be viewed by appointment, or during the September 1st opening between 7 and 9pm.


The Last Resort on Earth

The Last Resort on Earth

Celebrate the Rapture with us… IN STYLE!! This coming Saturday May 21st! Kristen Coates’ new collection! Featuring beautiful clothing, tee pees, spirit animals, the musical stylings of Glenna Van Nostrand as Omnivore, the Persian princes known as the Yellow Dogs, and the weird world of DJ Dave and Busters. Feel the greatest vibrations, if you’re [...]


Bonedust: Fruit of the Ash

Bonedust: Fruit of the Ash

We here at MWM are honored to be hosting the unveiling of Bonedust’s Fruit of the Ash, a 30 minute experimental performance that includes traditional storytelling, pantomime, contemporary abrasive music, and unconventional orchestration with classical technique, magical illusions, dance, ritual, and a cast of local women. This project marks the RISCA funded expansion of Chrissy [...]


Amigo’s Publishing “Learn How to Have Fun”

Amigo's Publishing "Learn How to Have Fun"

Amigo’s Publishing is proud to unveil their newest title, “Learn How to Have Fun.” That’s exactly what we plan to do here on Saturday, January 22nd from 6-10 pm.  Come join us to check out their work and celebrate the release of their newest publication!


Love Thy Neighbor Art Show 10/15/10

Love Thy Neighbor Art Show 10/15/10

LOVE THY NEIGHBOR TATTOO INSPIRED ART SHOW 6pm Art [free] 9pm Bands [$7] METALIAN- (HEAVY METAL SHREDDERS FROM CANADA) SOUL CONTROL- (HEAVY DAWGS) RATS EYES (BLACK FLAG COVERS WITH LOOSE NUTHIMSELF ON VOCALS) THRILLHOUSE (RIPPING BONES IN YA ZONE) BRAIN SHIVERS (NEW LINEUP!) Facebook event here FREE PIZZA FROM NICE SLICE!


COMEX OR BECAMUS | Saturday August 28th

COMEX OR BECAMUS | Saturday August 28th

Please join us SATURDAY August 28th between 7pm and 12am to celebrate the opening and book release of: COMEX OR BECAMUS by: ALEXANDER BARTON  &  ADAM ANAGNOSTIS Alexander Barton and Adam Anagnostis join forces in a genre-bending artistic collaboration. COMEX OR BECAMUS will be debuting at Machines With Magnets on Saturday, August 28th 2010.  Barton, [...]


“FMTH: Friends Making Things Happen” Opening August 13th 6pm

"FMTH: Friends Making Things Happen" Opening August 13th 6pm

We are very excited to host FMTH @ MWM this August. The opening reception is August 13th from 6:00 to 9:00 with rock show to follow. Artists include Tim Kerr, Jaie Devore, Mike Leslie, Jen Corace, Mike Taylor, and Jo Dery. Music by Jacob and the Terribles, Idiot Vehicle, OK Fuck’yall Radio, Siren Cult. The [...]


Holy 2010!

Holy 2010!

OMG we’ve finally escaped the evil clutches of flash and harnessed the power of wordpress…it is so wonderful we are literally crying.