Sunday, February 19, 2017

Openings & Events

Lecture: Planning the Burrows Gallery

The Clark Art Institute

February 19, 2017 11:30 AM - February 19, 2017 12:30 PM

A behind-the-scenes look of an installation over six years in the making.

Exhibitions

Wit McKay

Tunnel City Coffee

January 1 - March 31, 2017

A series of studio portraits made using a technique that blurs the line between photography and painting.

The Space Between

MASS MoCA

April 16, 2016 - April 1, 2017

Installations by seven artists in transitional spaces throughout MASS MoCA investigating ways to actively inhabit this state of “just passing through.”

Here Comes the Sun

MASS MoCA

June 18, 2016 - May 29, 2017

Colombian-born, Miami-based artist Federico Uribe’s magical, colorful, sculptural menagerie of animals.

Ghana ThinkTank

Williams College Museum of Art (WCMA)

September 6, 2016 - May 31, 2017

Ghana ThinkTank is an international collective that “develops the first world” by flipping conventional power dynamics.

Ascension Number

Williams College Museum of Art (WCMA)

February 16 - August 20, 2017

Explores what the museum prioritized in those two years, why, and how we infer meaning from this or any archive.

Nick Cave: Until

MASS MoCA

October 15, 2016 - September 30, 2017

The artist known for his wearable sculptures called Soundsuits turns expectations inside out at MASS MoCA in a massive immersive installation; not a single Soundsuit will be found in this exhibition.

Tanja Hollander: Are you really my friend?

MASS MoCA

February 18, 2017 - February 18, 2018

In 2011, Maine-based photographer Tanja Alexia Hollander set out to differentiate the actual from the virtual by photographing all of her 626 Facebook friends.

Family Programs

Here Comes the Sun

MASS MoCA

June 18, 2016 - May 29, 2017

Colombian-born, Miami-based artist Federico Uribe’s magical, colorful, sculptural menagerie of animals.

Film

La La Land

Images Cinema

February 10 - February 23, 2017

La La Land is a full singing and dancing musical that manages to feel classic and modern at the same time. Nominated for 14 Oscars!

Music

Performing Artists in Residence

The Clark Art Institute

February 19, 2017 2:00 PM - February 19, 2017 3:30 PM

Artistic co-directors Edward Arron and Jeewon Park perform Ludwig van Beethoven’s Complete Sonatas for Cello and Piano.

Talks

Planetarium Shows

Milham Planetarium at Hopkins Observatory

February 10 - April 28, 2017

Astronomy students at the Williams College host free shows for the public on Friday evenings at 8 pm through May 13.

Lecture: Planning the Burrows Gallery

The Clark Art Institute

February 19, 2017 11:30 AM - February 19, 2017 12:30 PM

A behind-the-scenes look of an installation over six years in the making.

Events

20th Annual WinterFest

Downtown North Adams

February 18 - February 19, 2017

Shake off those winter blues at this annual community event.

Nature & Gardens

Berkshire Outdoor Challenge

The Berkshires

February 14 - July 4, 2017

From February 14-July 4, have fun and log your hiking, biking, walking, swimming, running miles as part of the inaugural Berkshire Outdoor Challenge.

Great Backyard Bird Count

Linear Park

February 17 - February 20, 2017

The Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation invites you to be a Citizen Scientist by participating in this year’s Great Backyard Bird Count.