Saturday, June 24, 2017

Openings & Events

Dinner and the Show

Clark Art Institute

June 24, 2017 6:30 PM - June 24, 2017 9:00 PM

A prix-fixe dinner and private access to Orchestrating Elegance: Alma-Tadema and Design.

Exhibitions

June Featured Artist Tracy Helgeson

Greylock Gallery

June 3 - June 28, 2017

Greylock Gallery is featuring artist Tracy Helgeson in June with an artist reception Saturday, June 3rd from 4-6pm

Yechel Gagnon: Project

CYNTHIA-REEVES

June 3 - July 8, 2017

Yechel Gagnon will open Saturday, June 3– July 8. The artist will work on-site from June 11-18, to create a final iteration of works.

Raymon Elozue: Hubris #1

Ferrin Contemporary

June 15 - July 23, 2017

Summer show featuring Raymon Elozua, Sergei Isupov, Bouke de Vries, and Kurt Weiser.

Jane Hudson

Hudson Art

June 7 - August 12, 2017

A show of works on paper.

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.

Picasso: Encounters

The Clark Art Institute

June 4 - August 27, 2017

Picasso: Encounters explores Pablo Picasso’s (1881–1973) interest in and experimentation with large-scale printmaking throughout his career.

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.

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.

The Half-Life of Love

MASS MoCA

May 6, 2017 - January 1, 2018

Explores the melancholic experience of romantic encounter: the heady sensation of first looks, the affective ebb of time, and the traces of a lover’s absence.

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.

In the Abstract

MASS MoCA

May 6, 2017 - May 1, 2018

Merges the formal gestures and historical associations of abstract painting with recognizable imagery and everyday objects to point to social and political realities of today.

Family Programs

Classes & Workshops

Paste Paper Extravaganza! Workshop

Valerie Carrigan

June 24, 2017 1:00 PM - June 24, 2017 5:00 PM

Learn the art of making paste papers in a fun studio environment! No experience necessary.

Music

Solid Sound Festival 2017

MASS MoCA

June 23 - June 25, 2017

Wilco takes over MASS MoCA with this curated festival featuring the best emerging bands, art, and comedy.

Theatre

Moonlight & Magnolias

Oldcastle Theatre Company

June 23 - June 25, 2017

Moonlight & Magnolias hyperventilating slapstick comedy, an impassioned love song and a blazing critique of Hollywood

Anything Goes

The Mac-Haydn Theatre

June 22 - July 2, 2017

Set sail on this classic Cole Porter adventure aboard The SS American!

Local History

Annual Meeting and Free Lecture

Williamstown Historical Museum

June 24, 2017 10:30 AM - June 24, 2017 12:30 PM

Following the WHM annual meeting, Dusty Griffin will present a lecture on political divisions in early Williamstown.

Festivals

Solid Sound Festival 2017

MASS MoCA

June 23 - June 25, 2017

Wilco takes over MASS MoCA with this curated festival featuring the best emerging bands, art, and comedy.