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
Mass Moca Building 6: The Robert W. Wilson Building Building Design + Construction (press release) Its chief goal: to make MASS MoCA and western Massachusetts a multi-day visitor destination. The Building 6 project team, led by Bruner/Cott Architects, connected three acre-size floors via a new three-story lightwell that serves as the primary ...
Mass Moca adds another decade to its long-running Sol LeWitt show Art Newspaper The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (Mass Moca) in North Adams is celebrating the tenth anniversary of its staggering 27,000 sq. ft exhibition, Sol LeWitt: a Wall Drawing Retrospective, by adding another decade to the long-term presentation.
Taryn Simon Speaks at MASS MoCA The Beacon MASS MoCA's art is core to its function as a museum, and two of its latest exhibits are from artist Taryn Simon. This past Thursday MASS MoCA brought Taryn to their Club B10 to give an hour-long talk, interview, and Q&A on her work. Taryn Simon, born ...
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