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.


Big Dreams at the Art Factory - New York Times

New York Times

Big Dreams at the Art Factory
New York Times
Last year, Mass MoCA attracted a record 162,000 visitors. It adds more than $20 million a year to the regional economy, including the businesses that rent its surplus space, according to the Center for Creative Community Development at Williams College.

FreshGrass Festival Kicks Off with a Great Duo - Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News

Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News

FreshGrass Festival Kicks Off with a Great Duo
Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News
Hundreds of works of visual and performing art have been created on its 19th-century factory campus during fabrication and rehearsal residencies in North Adams, making MASS MoCA among the most productive sites in the country for the creation and ...

Peppergreen Media & Spectrum Present International Strange Music Day, 8/24 - Broadway World

Peppergreen Media & Spectrum Present International Strange Music Day, 8/24
Broadway World
He has performed and exhibited throughout the USA, Canada, and Europe including The Stedelijk Museum, The Prada Foundation in Venice, Mass MoCA, The Kitchen, The Brooklyn Museum, The Queens Museum, Lincoln Center, and The Metropolitan ...

Exhibition Walk-Through – Teresita Fernández: As Above So Below - Cuban Art News

Cuban Art News

Exhibition Walk-Through – Teresita Fernández: As Above So Below
Cuban Art News
In her largest solo exhibition to date, Teresita Fernández fills the galleries of MASS MoCA with works that respond in various ways to the massive, light-filled spaces of the art center, housed in a 19th-century industrial complex. Here's a quick photo ...

If You're Traveling In The North Country: From Williamstown To MASS MoCA - WBUR

If You're Traveling In The North Country: From Williamstown To MASS MoCA
WBUR
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The northern Berkshires can feel like a world unto itself in the summertime. Williams, the college that US News and World Report ranked the No. 1 liberal arts college in the country, is out of session. Tanglewood, to the south ...


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