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.


CYNTHIA-REEVES Presents South African Artist Lionel Smith at MASS MoCA Museum, Today - Broadway World

CYNTHIA-REEVES Presents South African Artist Lionel Smith at MASS MoCA Museum, Today
Broadway World
CYNTHIA-REEVES presents new paintings, work on paper, and sculpture by South African artist Lionel Smit at 1315 MASS MoCA Way, the gallery's venue on the MASS MoCA Museum campus. The featured work continues Smit's ongoing exploration into ...

From chalk to chocolate: DownStreet Art delivers diverse experience - Berkshire Eagle (subscription)

From chalk to chocolate: DownStreet Art delivers diverse experience
Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
Mass MoCA kept the Marshall Street campus open until 7 p.m., and campus-based independent art galleries Ferrin Contemporary and Cynthia-Reeves kept their doors open longer for the festival. Both galleries hosted a "Meet the Curators" event as part of ...

Classical Music Listings for July 29-Aug. 4 - New York Times

New York Times

Classical Music Listings for July 29-Aug. 4
New York Times
Louis Langrée (above, at last year's Mostly Mozart Festival's opening night) will conduct Mozart's D minor piano concerto on Friday and Saturday. See listing below. Credit Tina Fineberg for The New York Times. A critical guide to performances of ...

Dream of 3-D mural honoring American workers nearer reality - WTOP

WTOP

Dream of 3-D mural honoring American workers nearer reality
WTOP
Griesedieck likes to compare the project's potential to the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art. The Mass MoCA is one of the largest visual and performing arts center in the U.S. It opened in a converted factory complex in 1999 and now draws ...

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Musicians reach across generations in Bang on a Can's marathon - Berkshire Eagle (subscription)

Musicians reach across generations in Bang on a Can's marathon
Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
Music by George Crumb, David Lang, Steve Reich and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer John Luther Adams is part of Sturday's six-hour Bang on a Can Marathon, the culmination of three weeks of contemporary music-making on Mass MoCA's grounds, in its ...


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