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
No August break this year Albany Times Union (blog) Maybe the most surprising news came from Thomas Krens, a visionary whose list of big ideas runs from Mass MoCA to making sure you exit through the gift shop. A few weeks ago he unveiled his latest big idea: some kind of fly-in art emporium near the ...
A Stylish New Hotel Opens in the Berkshires Architectural Digest (blog) To the north is the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA), with its current exhibition by artist Clifford Ross, and the Clark Art Institute, recently expanded by architects Tadao Ando and Annabelle Selldorf. To the south are Tanglewood, ...
FreshGrass Presents FreshScores - Original Music Set to Silent Films Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News FreshGrass, September 18–20, 2015, at MASS MoCA, continues to be one of the best values on the festival circuit. Three-day festival passes are available for $99 for adults, $115 day-of, $89 for students, and $46 for children 7 to 16. Friday passes are ...
World Class Theatre in Ashfield, MA Huffington Post The back story, of how this was all conceived, and the research of Latin America that was explored in order to create the uber authentic scenes, music and dance. Like looking at a massive art installation at Mass Moca, and wondering, 'how did they do ...