Monday, February 20, 2017

Art events

Presidents’ Day Celebration

The Clark Art Institute

February 20, 2017 11:00 AM - February 20, 2017 3:00 PM

Learn about colonial silver in the newly opened Henry Morris and Elizabeth H. Burrows Gallery.

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!

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.

Nature & Gardens

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.

Art exhibits

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.

Accession 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 4, 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.

Family Exhibits

Presidents’ Day Celebration

The Clark Art Institute

February 20, 2017 11:00 AM - February 20, 2017 3:00 PM

Learn about colonial silver in the newly opened Henry Morris and Elizabeth H. Burrows Gallery.

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.