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.


Sag Harbor Teen Excels at Local Art Program - The Sag Harbor Express

The Sag Harbor Express

Sag Harbor Teen Excels at Local Art Program
The Sag Harbor Express
She lived with artists and other creative teenagers on a 50-acre 18th century farm and took weekend trips to Mass MOCA and the studio of renowned glass artist Josh Simpson. During her stay, Ms. Vermeer created an extensive body of work and learned ...

Luthier Activities at FreshGrass - Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News

Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News

Luthier Activities at FreshGrass
Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News
FreshGrass, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art's (MASS MoCA) three-day festival of bluegrass and roots music, offers a comprehensive series of workshops by performers, educators, and industry-insiders. The festival offers a multitude of ...

Roomful of Teeth @ MASS MoCA, 8/29/14 - Albany Times Union (blog)

Roomful of Teeth @ MASS MoCA, 8/29/14
Albany Times Union (blog)
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Since 2009, Roomful of Teeth, an eight voice group founded and conducted by Brad Wells, has had an annual residency at MASS MoCA, during which they study different styles of vocal world music, spanning the globe, from Inuit ...

Mass MoCA Receives $25.4 Million Grant from Massachusetts - Artforum

Mass MoCA Receives $25.4 Million Grant from Massachusetts
Artforum
Rozalia Jovanovic reports on Artnet that Mass MoCA has been allocated a grant by Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick, who approved a capital facilities bond bill including $25.4 million in state funding for a renovation of the museum's twenty-six ...

Mass MoCA Gets $25.4 Million Grant to Double Gallery Space - artnet News

artnet News

Mass MoCA Gets $25.4 Million Grant to Double Gallery Space
artnet News
The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (Mass MoCA) just got some great news. Governor Deval Patrick has approved a capital facilities bond bill that includes an award of $25.4 million in state funding for a renovation of the museum's 26-building ...

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