Saturday, March 24, 2018

Art events

Spring opening celebration

Mass MoCA

March 24, 2018

One evening celebrates the opening of five exhibitions: The Lure of the Dark; Rachel Howard’s Paintings of Violence (Why I am not a mere Christian); Allison Janae Hamilton’s Pitch; Pledges of Allegiance and Natasha Bowdoin’s Maneater. 


An Evening with Philip Glass

Oldcastle Theatre

March 24, 2018 6:30 PM - March 24, 2018 10:00 PM

Spend a rare night with acclaimed contemporary composer Philip Glass in an intimate setting. Glass will be spending an evening on stage, in conversation and music with maestro Thomas Toscano,  a follow composer and friend.

Bon Iver

Mass MoCA

March 24 - March 25, 2018

Repeat Grammy Award-winner Justin Vernon, aka Bon Iver, will perform a work-in-progress score alongside dance company TU Dance. The new work will officially premiere with Liquid Music on April 19 in Saint Paul, MN.


The Party

Images Cinema

March 23 - March 29, 2018

Janet (Kristin Scott Thomas) is hosting an intimate gathering of friends in her London home to celebrate her political ascension, when her husband, Bill (Timothy Spall), provokes a series of revelations.


Learn to Ski Program


December 31, 2017 - March 31, 2018

Cross-country skiing program giving newcomers the confidence to head out on Notchview’s beginner trail system through March 31.

Art exhibits

Drawn to Greatness

Clark Art Institute

February 3 - April 22, 2018

A collection of 150 drawings examine 500 years of western drawing, including sketchbooks from Jackson Pollock, Francisco de Goya, Edgar Degas and Paul Cézanne to Vincent van Gogh.

Impressions in full color

Clark Art Institute

October 20, 2017 - April 30, 2018

Permanent collection of impressionist art, Renoir, Monet, Degas, and 19th-century artists including John Singer Sargent, Winslow Homer, George Innes; paintings, furniture and decorative arts across more than five centuries …

Contemporary art in a mill palimpsest

Mass MoCA

October 20, 2017 - April 30, 2018

Newly opened Building 6 makes this the one of the largest contemporary art museums in the country. Around the campus: Liz Glynn, The Archaeology of Another Possible Form in the football-field-sized Building 5 …

Three-story Building 6 fronts the Hoosac River

Mass MoCA

October 20, 2017 - April 30, 2018

Building 6 fills vast spaces with James Turrell light installation, Gunnar Schonbeck’s colossal instruments, Louise Bourgeois marble sculpture, Laurie Anderson’s studio, audio archive and art space, Dawn DeDeaux and Lonnie Holley’s Thumbs up for the Mothership …

Mass MoCA: Lure of the Dark

Mass MoCA

March 3 - May 31, 2018

From Rembrandt and The Night Watch to Georges de La Tour’s candlelit scenes of the 17th century, artists have captured the mood of the night. Now more than a dozen contemporary artists explore the dark.

The 50 Card Project

Gallery 51

February 20 - March 24, 2018

Every week since Inauguration Day, and through the end of 2017, Melanie Mowinski, an associate professor of visual arts at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, has printed a new letterpress card in a limited edition of 100 using vintage letterpress type, cuts and more.

Forty Shades of Green

Lichtenstein Center for the Arts

March 2 - March 31, 2018

Celebrating Ireland and Irish Culture, a group show of contemporary and traditional artwork on the theme will include photography, painting, sculpture and craft.

Never Abandon Imagination: The Fantastical Art of Tony DiTerlizzi

Norman Rockwell Museum

November 11, 2017 - May 28, 2018

A retrospective exhibit of Tony DiTerlizzi’s fantasty, sci-fi, whimsical illustrations from his bestselling book series The Spiderwick Chronicles and images of fantasy creatures from fairies to trolls to goblins.

Tom Blackwell: Motorcycles & Mannequins

The Artist Book Foundation

February 8 10:00 AM - June 2, 2018 5:00 PM

The Artist Book Foundation (TABF) celebrates Photorealist artist Tom Blackwell with an exhibition of 10 major paintings recently returned from museum exhibitions in Europe and the southern United States.

Art for Kids

Mission Aerospace

Berkshire Museum

February 16 - May 13, 2018

Explore flight and space travel with hands-on activities and interactive stations.