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.


Gluckman Tang reveals Heritage Park master plan linking Gehry and Nouvel designs - The Architect's Newspaper

The Architect's Newspaper

Gluckman Tang reveals Heritage Park master plan linking Gehry and Nouvel designs
The Architect's Newspaper
The proposal links the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA), the restored waterfront, Main Street, and the site of Frank Gehry's future Extreme Model Railroad Museum (EMRCAM). The project is part of a larger “cultural corridor” that ...
Gluckman Tang Master Plan for North Adams Creates New Connections Between Contemporary Landmarks and ...Boston Real Estate Times

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Sylvan Esso at MASS MoCA - alloveralbany

alloveralbany

Sylvan Esso at MASS MoCA
alloveralbany
Here's a new video the act playing "Die Young." The stop in North Adams is one of a string of dates for the band after returning from a tour in Australia. Sylvan Esso played at show at Jupiter Hall at the Lucky Strike at Crossgates this past May. It ...

Pet Rescue Advocate David York to Open Museum of Dog in the Berkshires - PR Newswire (press release)

Pet Rescue Advocate David York to Open Museum of Dog in the Berkshires
PR Newswire (press release)
NORTH ADAMS, Mass., Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A museum dedicated to dogs is opening in the Berkshires just blocks from the country's largest contemporary art museum, MASS MoCA. At the east entrance to downtown North Adams, Museum of Dog ...

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A Journey Through James Turrell's Disorienting World at the Newly Expanded MASS MoCA - Hyperallergic

Hyperallergic

A Journey Through James Turrell's Disorienting World at the Newly Expanded MASS MoCA
Hyperallergic
“Perfectly Clear” is the centerpiece of a Turrell retrospective, Into the Light, at the newly expanded Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA). And, as with much of his work, the piece has been designed to disrupt our sense of space and ...

The mecca at Mass MoCA - The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe

The mecca at Mass MoCA
The Boston Globe
TWO WEEKS AGO, the immersive art museum Mass MoCA in North Adams opened a monumental new facility known as Building 6, adding 130,000 square feet of exhibition and performance space and transforming a former industrial brownfields site into the ...
James Turrell Makes Light PhysicalThe New Yorker

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