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.


Our Guide To The Art Inside MASS MoCA's Gigantic New Building 6 - WBUR

WBUR

Our Guide To The Art Inside MASS MoCA's Gigantic New Building 6
WBUR
Now with the debut of its Building 6 on Sunday, May 28, MASS MoCA adds 130,000 more square feet of space, nearly doubling its already enormous room for exhibitions — one of the largest in the country. To get a sense of the scale of the undertaking ...

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Bang on a Can to Celebrate Summer at Lincoln Center Festival, MASS MoCA and More - Broadway World

Bang on a Can to Celebrate Summer at Lincoln Center Festival, MASS MoCA and More
Broadway World
Bang on a Can celebrates summer 2017, and continues its 30th anniversary landmark season, by showcasing the breadth of its adventurous curatorial vision with concerts June-September at three visual art institutions -The Noguchi Museum and the Jewish ...

Big Art, Big Money And Big Hopes Drive MASS MoCA's New Building 606:55 - WBUR

WBUR

Big Art, Big Money And Big Hopes Drive MASS MoCA's New Building 606:55
WBUR
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art was already pretty darn huge when it opened 18 years ago with 90,000 square feet of exhibition space in a re-purposed, 19th-century mill complex in North Adams. Its exhibition girth ...
A Laurie Anderson pilgrimage? Just don't tell her you're calling it that.Washington Post

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Mass MoCA expands — and mounts a standout set of new shows - The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe

Mass MoCA expands — and mounts a standout set of new shows
The Boston Globe
NORTH ADAMS — When a museum opens a new wing, it reinvents itself. The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum upped its contemporary game; Harvard Art Museums rebranded; the Museum of Fine Arts restructured its curatorial departments. Now it's ...

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MASS MoCA to Open Newly Renovated Building 6 with Long-Term Installations by Laurie Anderson, Others - Nonesuch Records

Nonesuch Records

MASS MoCA to Open Newly Renovated Building 6 with Long-Term Installations by Laurie Anderson, Others
Nonesuch Records
Laurie Anderson's work will be among the long-term installations unveiled as part of the newly renovated Building 6 at MASS MoCA in North Adams, Massachusetts, opening this Sunday, May 28, 2017. Anderson was one of the museum's first ...

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