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
Travel: MASS MoCA Hartford Courant The landscape resembles "Manhattan loft meets Berkshires oasis" but the beauty of MASS MoCA extends beyond the physical. "It's this ethos of thinking on an unprecedented scale and enabling artists to work on projects that they couldn't normally make in ...
New Musical Promises The Real True Story of Cinderella Playbill.com ... everything for each other ultimately delivers its timely message – 'Lovers all deserve to have their Happily Ever Afters.'" “MASS MoCA's residency program offers a unique opportunity for us to develop specific sections of the show,” stated creator ...
Entertaining Doubts at Mass MoCA Huffington Post The Jim Shaw retrospective entitled, Entertaining Doubts, curated by Denise Markonish at Mass MoCA is a radiant exhibit by a beloved Los Angeles artist. 2015-05-20-1432148147-8718367-RS46290_ShawSupermanMASSMoCAscr.jpg. Jim Shaw, Not ...
Coming to town: the Lone Bellow Albany Times Union (blog) the-lone-bellow-1024x1024 MASS MoCA continues to bring to the area musical events that defy easy categories but enrich our souls. Latest example: Brooklyn-based the Lone Bellow will bring its foot-stomping music, melding Americana and soul in an ...