Thursday, July 13, 2017

Exhibitions

The Sketchbook Project: Mobile Library

Williams College Museum of Art

July 13, 2017 3:00 PM - July 13, 2017 8:00 PM

The largest collection of artist sketchbooks in the world comes to WCMA’s doorstep.

Raymon Elozue: Hubris #1

Ferrin Contemporary

June 15 - July 23, 2017

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

July featured artist: Teri Malo

Greylock Gallery

July 1 - July 30, 2017

Greylock Gallery is featuring artist Teri Malo for the month of July with an artist reception Saturday, July 1st from 4-6pm

Jane Hudson

Hudson Art

June 7 - August 12, 2017

A show of works on paper.

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.

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.

Public Art

2017 DownStreet Art Festival – North Adams

Berkshire Cultural Resource Center

June 29 - September 28, 2017

During late June till the end of September, DSA creates a wide program of visual and performing art events in downtown North Adams.

Family Programs

Classes & Workshops

Off the Wall: Soak Stain Artmaking

The Clark Art Institute

July 13, 2017 1:00 PM - July 13, 2017 4:00 PM

Create your own canvas wall hanging inspired by the work of abstract expressionist painter, Helen Frankenthaler.

Theatre

Oral Archives + Lex and Love

Williams College Museum of Art

July 13, 2017 5:00 PM

A live reading of a new play by Williamstown Theatre Festival actors brings to life the archive of sources that contextualize the script.

Where Storms are Born

Williamstown Theatre Festival

July 12 - July 23, 2017

Obie Award winner and Tony Award nominee Liesl Tommy directs 2016 WTF Playwright-in-Residence Harrison David Rivers’ world premiere play.

Family Programs