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



Kolok Gallery
121 Union St
North Adams, MA 01247

(413) 664 7381


Set in the Historic Windsor Mill in North Adams, Kolok Gallery represents and exhibits artwork by emerging and mid-career, nationally and internationally-based artists.


 
Melissa Lillie
North Adams, MA
melissalillie.com

Melissa Lillie's paintings reference natural forms using a personal visual language of vibrant colors and complex layers to reflect on the macroscopic and microscopic world.


Open-Air Museums Become Widespread in the US - Asharq Al-awsat English

Asharq Al-awsat English

Open-Air Museums Become Widespread in the US
Asharq Al-awsat English
Going deeper into the Northeast, the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (Mass MoCA) attracts visitors who come to see works of artists such as Anselm Kiefer and Joseph Beuys. Mass MoCA and some 100 other museums participated in April's in an ...

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14 Places to Visit in Massachusetts' Berkshires - NECN

NECN

14 Places to Visit in Massachusetts' Berkshires
NECN
Mass. MoCA, North Adams: Located within a converted factory complex and containing 250,000 square feet of exhibition space, the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art is one of the largest museums for contemporary and performing arts in the U.S. ...

Edificio 6 MASS MoCA / Bruner/Cott & Associates - Plataforma Arquitectura

Plataforma Arquitectura

Edificio 6 MASS MoCA / Bruner/Cott & Associates
Plataforma Arquitectura
Un proyecto pionero de reutilización adaptativa: Mass MoCA da vida a un complejo industrial de 17 hectáreas construido a fines del siglo XIX. El museo se completó en tres fases, abriéndose inicialmente a la aclamación internacional en 1999. La tercera ...

Looking For A Unique Summer Getaway? An Unconventional Museum Awaits In The Berkshires - Forbes

Forbes

Looking For A Unique Summer Getaway? An Unconventional Museum Awaits In The Berkshires
Forbes
Nearly all the nation's great art museums are in major cities, but a visit to the Berkshires countryside this summer can bring you to a museum that likes to be different in locale, approach and presentation. Last month, MASS MoCA (Massachusetts Museum ...

MASS MoCA - Harvard Magazine

Harvard Magazine

MASS MoCA
Harvard Magazine
Since opening in 1999, MASS MoCA has been a welcome and invigorating force within the Western Massachusetts arts-and-culture scene. This summer, the museum offers more than a dozen contemporary art shows, along with music and dance concerts, ...


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