The Berkshires has long been home to
internationally recognized cultural contributors to the arts.
Residents have included Daniel Chester French, sculptor of
the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC, and American illustrator,
Norman Rockwell. Many well known artists now make their homes
in the Berkshires and the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary
Art, located in North Adams, is one of the worlds largest
contemporary art museums and a major player in the international
art scene . Located within 3 hours of Boston and New York
City, this area attracts summer residents, vacationers and
weekenders by the millions throughout the year.
Downtown North Adams will again host Downstreet Art. 34 visual arts destinations include Gallery Haiti, showing the work of contemporary Haitian-American artists. DownstreetArt.org
On Exhibit: State Museum spotlights 'People's Art' The Daily Gazette For MASS MoCA, it's the most expensive exhibit the museum has ever done. I haven't seen it yet but apparently it's tschotke heaven, thick with thousands of objects: ceramic birds, fruits, and animals; plastic beads and crystals, chandeliers and 17 ...
Jacob's Pillow and MASS MoCA to Present Richard Move's XXYY Broadway World Cultural partners Jacob's Pillow Dance and the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) present a one-night-only work-in-progress showing of performing artist, choreographer, and TEDGlobal Oxford Fellow Richard Move's XXYY on ...
On exhibit: Installation focuses on violence, race The Daily Gazette That's what artist Nick Cave told The New York Times last summer when he was installing “Until” in MASS MoCA's Building No. 5, the gallery that's the size of a football field. The title “Until” refers to “innocent until proven guilty” and the idea for ...