The Materials Library

MATER is a Materials Library – an extended, constantly-renewed collection of material samples. It is the ideal space for any material lover – architects, interior designers, industrial designers, fashion and jewelry designers, illustrators, artists, constructors and advertising professionals.

The 1000 sqm is divided in 3 main areas:

  • The Library where more than 3000 materials can be seen and touched;
  • Multifunctional Venue space designed for up to 120 people where workshops and lectures on materials will take place
  • Hub private working space with offices as well as flexible desks for teams and individuals

Online Catalogue

Online soon for Mater members

An experts army is working to bring members an online version of the catalogue.

For Members

The first 2 entries at MATER are free, but you have to present an ID card.

MATER pass offers access to: over 3.000 material samples exhibited in the library, the online database where over 5.000 materials are indexed, you can come with your clients & partners to work and consult on materials for your project (limited to 12 entries per year), the community of professionals formed around MATER, which includes architects, designers, artists, constructors, makers and other creatives, the calendar of events organised at MATER.
The pass costs 120 euro and is valid for 12 months

Event Venue

The events space at MATER is 150sqm and can accommodate up to 120 seats Facilities: Projector. Sound System, Lobby that can be used as registration or catering area

The space can be separated in two working areas. For larger events you can rent the whole MATER space (650 sqm) – excluding the coworking area.

MATER Open Hours

Monday – Friday : 10.00 – 19.00
Saturday : 12.00 – 19.00
Sunday : Closed

Unde este MATER?

Locația este în aceeași clădire cu Nod Makerspace, Deschis Gastrobar, La Firul Ierbii, Tegmark sau Eematico, în incinta Industriei Bumbacului, pe malul Dâmboviței. Adresa este Splaiul Unirii 160, accesibilă cu autobuz sau metrou, la 5 minute de stația Timpuri Noi