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
Wilco Announce 2019 Solid Sound Festival Paste Magazine Wilco have announced the return of their Solid Sound Festival, which takes place every other year at MASS MoCA in North Adams, Mass. The 2019 festival will take place from June 28-30, and will feature Wilco as headliners. The rest of the lineup has not ...
Wilco's Solid Sound Festival 2019 Consequence of Sound (blog) Solid Sound, Wilco's Music and Arts Festival, returns to MASS MoCA in North Adams, Massachusetts June 28-30, 2019. Conceived by Wilco and inaugurated in 2010, Solid Sound will again present Wilco as hosts and headliners and will feature an eclectic, ...
A Cold Hole/ Assembled Audience The Beacon With modern and contemporary art, I'm never sure what to expect, but since MASS MoCA is free for MCLA students I went to check out Taryn Simon's new exhibition and was pleasantly surprised. These installations were powerful, each in their own way, and ...
A Perfect Fall Weekend in the Berkshires Architectural Digest Thanks to an expansion in summer 2017, the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art—better known as MASS MoCA—in North Adams is currently the largest contemporary museum in the country. Its name is synonymous with artists like James Turrell, ...
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