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
Best Of Mass. Day Trip: Vote for Massachusetts' top 10 road trips MassLive.com Do you love visiting the penguins at the New England Aquarium in Boston? Is your ideal day off spent perusing the artwork at Mass MoCA in North Adams or the exhibits at the Boston The Museum of Science? We asked you to tell us where you go on ...
Deluxe's Small Business Revolution Visits North Adams The Beacon Several town leaders have voiced a desire to fully embrace the growing fine arts scene that MASS MoCA has brought to the area. Suzy Helme, Director of Community Events, would like to see a stronger connection between MASS MoCA and the downtown ...
Tanja Hollander finds answers to 'Are You Really My Friend?' Press Herald Tanja Hollander is surrounded by prints of her photos in her studio at her home in Auburn as she prepares for the opening of her exhibition "Are You Really My Friend" on Feb. 18 at Mass MoCA in North Adams, Mass. Hollander spent five years ...