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
Dr. Dog to bring upbeat indie pop to MASS MoCA on Oct. 10 MassLive.com The 60's-influenced five-member group of musicians has released eight albums since their formation in 1999, most recently "B-Room" in 2013. The MASS MoCA performance is Dr. Dog's only Massachusetts stop on the band's current cross-country tour.
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 ...
Ran Hwang elevates commonplace in 'Untethered' at Mass MoCA Boston Globe “As buttons are always with us, attached to clothes, they are precious and important, just as human existence is,” said Hwang, who created a similar large-scale button and pin piece, depicting a bird confined by bars, for a multi-artist exhibition at ...
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