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
Project Runway-style event for screenwriters at Mass MoCA Berkshire Eagle WILLIAMSTOWN >> Screenwriters at all skill levels are being sought for Williamstown Film Festival's Project Screenplay to be held 7 p.m. Nov. 5 at Mass MoCA in North Adams. Screenwriter/mentor Andrew Osborne will host. Interested screenwriters can ...
Peter Blum Gallery Presents Joseph Montgomery's DOLL INDEX Today Broadway World Recent solo exhibitions include Five Sets, Five Reps at MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA (2013); and Velveteen at Laurel Gitlen, New York, NY (2013). Group exhibitions include: OK Great Thanks This Is So Ridiculous, ACME, Los Angeles, CA (2014); Painter ...
Review: Preservation Hall Jazz Band & Allen Toussaint @ MASS MoCA Albany Times Union (blog) NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — They're calling it the Oh Yeah! Tour, and it was one helluva big party direct from the Big Easy. Two of New Orleans' most revered musical treasures – the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Allen Toussaint – teamed up for a rompin' ...
Jonathan Secor has helped sculpt North Adams' artistic core Berkshire Eagle NORTH ADAMS -- In 1998, the city looked and felt different. It had no Mass MoCA, no arts major at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, no Berkshire Cultural Resources Center, no MCLA Gallery 51 on Main Street, no performance series bringing jazz ...
Josh Ritter comes to North Adams for acoustic performance The Republican - masslive.com Singer-songwriter Josh Ritter will headline the Hunter Center for the Performing Arts at MASS MoCA in North Adams on Saturday, Nov. 22 at 8 p.m.. Ritter plans on an acoustic performance and showcasing songs from a forthcoming album. "I don't normally ...
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