Materials & Applications (M&A) is a Los Angeles-based non-profit cultural organization dedicated to building a public culture of experimental architecture. With a focus on architectural ideas and processes, M&A curates critical exhibitions and commissions new work by under-recognized architects, designers, and artists. Since 2002, M&A has produced more than 20 temporary site-specific installations and over 100 programs presenting new ideas in art, architecture, and design.
To support the installation Black – Still by artist collective enFOLD in the courtyard of the Craft Contemporary open from May to October 2023. This installation and its complementary programs explore narratives of wellness and cultural expression with specific attention to marginalized communities and is the second in a series commissioned by M&A and hosted by the Craft Contemporary.