Saturday, April 29, 2017

Art events

Student Choice

Williams College Museum of Art

April 29, 2017 11:00 AM

Student gallery guides highlight their favorite works, bringing new perspectives from their diverse areas of study.

Community events

Baby Animals on the Shaker Farm

Hancock Shaker Village

April 15 - May 7, 2017

It’s a barnyard party for the new lambs, piglets, calves and chicks that will fill the Round Stone Barn at Hancock Shaker Village.

The Humane Race

Williamstown

April 29, 2017

A 5K timed run and a 1-mile walk benefiting the Berkshire Humane Society

Music

Film

Bionic Stride

Images Cinema

April 29, 2017 2:30 PM - April 29, 2017 3:30 PM

Bionic Stride follows double above knee amputee Clara Gardner as she travels from the U.S. to Australia for transformative surgery.

Theatre

Into the Woods

The Clark Art Institute

April 29, 2017 7:30 PM - April 29, 2017 9:00 PM

A collaboration with Williams College’s Cap and Bells.

Local History

Hikes & Walks

Field Farm Spring Volunteer Care Day & Open House

The Trustees- Field Farm

April 29, 2017 9:00 AM - April 29, 2017 1:00 PM

Garlic mustard plant removal/trail care day. Family friendly. Be prepared to go off trail. Bring snacks, water, layers, tick protection.

Nature & Gardens

Woodchuck Wednesdays

Sheep Hill

April 5 - May 3, 2017

A Wednesday afternoon outdoor and nature play drop off program at Sheep .

Art exhibits

Time Is No Longer What We Know It to Be

Outside Gallery

March 25 - May 6, 2017

Exhibition by Rob Trumbour engaging in art, architecture and landscape through the medium of installation art and emerging technologies.

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.

Looking North and South

The Clark Art Institute

March 5 - May 29, 2017

This exhibition explores the character of artistic exchange between the North and South through the production of prints, drawings, and rare books.

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.

Robert Rauschenberg: Autobiography

Williams College Museum of Art (WCMA)

March 17 - August 20, 2017

Combines archival documents and original works of art that speak to the ways in which Rauschenberg both found himself and inserted himself in the world.

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.

An Inner World

The Clark Art Institute

March 5 - September 17, 2017

Seven exceptional genre paintings by Dutch artists working in or near the city of Leiden in the seventeenth century.

Lex and Love: Meleko Mokgosi

Williams College Museum of Art (WCMA)

March 17 - September 17, 2017

An investigation of the irresolvable contradiction that is democracy.

Family Exhibits

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.

Farms

Baby Animals on the Shaker Farm

Hancock Shaker Village

April 15 - May 7, 2017

It’s a barnyard party for the new lambs, piglets, calves and chicks that will fill the Round Stone Barn at Hancock Shaker Village.