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
Williamstown Youth Celebrate Written Word Berkshire Eagle "This year is a little different in that we're involving the area's three museums — the Clark, Mass MoCA, and the WMCA (Williams College Museum of Art,)" Gotlieb said. Students took a field trip to WCMA to explore bookmaking and writing on Monday.
Josh Ritter comes to North Adams for acoustic performance The Republican - masslive.com Singer-songwriter Josh Ritter will headline the Hunter Center for the Performing Arts at MASS MoCA in North Adams on Saturday, Nov. 22 at 8 p.m.. Ritter plans on an acoustic performance and showcasing songs from a forthcoming album. "I don't normally ...
'Plastic Fantastic' at Mass MoCA: Making art out of thin air Berkshire Eagle His work is more about fog and smoke, water and fire than mountain vistas, urban views or pastoral scenery. His new four-part installation at Mass MoCA, "Plastic Fantastic," gives shape to these elemental forces through a combination of translucent ...
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