Monday, October 23, 2017


FilmColumbia 2017

Crandell Theatre and Morriss Memorial

October 23, 2017

18th annual celebration through Oct. 29. The Russians Are Coming, true story of a young volunteer trying to save his German village, noon …

Victoria & Abdul

Images Cinema

October 20 - November 2, 2017

Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench stars as Queen Victoria who late in life strikes up a friendship with an Indian clerk.


Global Climate Change Policy in the Age of Trump

Williams College

October 23, 2017 7:30 PM

What Can an Economist Possibly Have to Say About Climate Change? talk with Robert Stavins, professor of energy and economic development at the Harvard Kennedy School

Art exhibits

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 …

Cabinet of curiosities meets contemporary college life

Williams College Museum of Art

October 20, 2017 - January 31, 2018

The Presence of Absence: Medieval Art and Artifacts from Byzantine icons to 15th century paintings in a newly renovated gallery; Pink Art gathered from across the collection; Barbara Takenaga; The Anxiety of Influence: European and American Art, and more, free.

Family Exhibits


Stephen Seigel exhibition of 35 Pieces

Cynthia-Reeves gallery

October 15 - November 25, 2017

Cynthia-Reeves presents an exhibition of Steven Siegel’s 35 Pieces, a site-based installation of mixed media panels with an accompanying film.