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.


Folk singer Sam Amidon talks songwriting, being a parent and who inspired his ... - MassLive.com

MassLive.com

Folk singer Sam Amidon talks songwriting, being a parent and who inspired his ...
MassLive.com
The folk singer talked about songwriting, how his musician parents, Peter and Mary Alice Amidon, influenced him as a child, and what it's like to play for a second time at the music and art event that comes to MASS MoCA in North Adams every other summer.

Solid Sound 2015: Comedians Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson at Mass ... - MassLive.com

MassLive.com

Solid Sound 2015: Comedians Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson at Mass ...
MassLive.com
Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson performed a comedy show at MASS MoCA's Hunter Center on Saturday, June 27, during the 2015 Solid Sound Festival. Williams is a comedian and senior correspondent on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.

Photos: Around the grounds of Solid Sound 2015 at MASS MoCA - MassLive.com

MassLive.com

Photos: Around the grounds of Solid Sound 2015 at MASS MoCA
MassLive.com
The 2015 Solid Sound Festival, held from Friday, June 26, to Sunday, June 28, brought musicians, performers, and a large crowd of festival-goers to MASS MoCA in North Adams. The three days of events were filled with live music, acrobatics, pop-up ...
Review: Solid Sound @ MASS MoCA, 6/28/15Albany Times Union (blog)
Record Crowd Turns Out For Solid Sound Festival In North AdamsWNPR News
Solid Sound Festival: Wilco plays to huge crowds; feats of daring highlight ...Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
Glide Magazine -The Guardian
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Dwight Yoakam Added to FreshGrass Lineup - Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News

Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News

Dwight Yoakam Added to FreshGrass Lineup
Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News
Dwight Yoakam North Adams, MA -- Country superstar Dwight Yoakam joins FreshGrass — Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art's (MASS MoCA) 3-day bluegrass and roots music festival. Yoakam is a welcome addition to the chorus of stand-out ...

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Why Wilco Brought Its Solid Sound Music Festival To Mass MoCA - WBUR

WBUR

Why Wilco Brought Its Solid Sound Music Festival To Mass MoCA
WBUR
If you're a fan of Wilco, the great Chicago-based rock band that's helped define the alt-country movement for the past two decades, then you should head out to North Adams this weekend. That's where some 10,000 music fans will be — at the Solid Sound ...
Solid Sound 2015: Preview of sold out event, cool things to do in North Adams ...MassLive.com
Wilco Document Solid Sound Festival on “Every Other Summer” (FESTIVAL ...Glide Magazine
Wilco makes itself at home with Solid Sound FestivalBoston Globe
NECN -The Guardian -WFUV News
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