Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Theatre

The Clean House

Williamstown Theatre Festival

July 19 - July 29, 2017

Tony Award nominee Jessica Hecht leads the cast in this heartfelt comedy by Pulitzer Prize finalist Sarah Ruhl.

Hi, Ho Robin Hood

The Mac-Haydn Theatre

July 21 - July 29, 2017

Robin Hood and his band of merry men rob from the rich to help the poor and the Sheriff of Nottingham can’t catch them.

Mauritius

Oldcastle Theatre Company

July 26 - July 30, 2017

Tingling suspense follows with Theresa Rebeck’s “Mauritius,” a tension filled exploration of the seemingly benign hobby of stamp collecting.

Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow

Williamstown Theatre Festival

July 26 - August 6, 2017

by Halley Feiffer Directed by Trip Cullman WORLD PREMIERE You’ve known Olga, Masha and Irina for nearly one hundred and seventeen years. But this summer, they are, like, unhappy for reals. Obie Award winner and Drama Desk nominee Trip Cullman directs Outer Critics Award nominee and Theater World Award Winner Halley Feiffer’s world premiere: a contemporary adaptation of Chekhov’s Three […]

Film

The Big Sick

Images Cinema

July 14 - July 27, 2017

Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon

Writers & Books

Summer Seminar

Williams College Museum of Art

July 26, 2017 12:00 PM

Come for lemonade and a lunchtime chat of books submitted to WCMA’s People’s Library .

Book Club: The Innocents Abroad

The Clark Art Institute

July 26, 2017 7:00 PM - July 26, 2017 9:00 PM

A summer book club focusing on two novels and a selection of short stories set in or inspired by the Gilded Age in New York.

Tours

Free Tour: Manton Study Center

The Clark Art Institute

July 26, 2017 1:00 PM - July 26, 2017 1:30 PM

Explore the works of art stored in the Study Center with a member of the Curatorial department.

Family Exhibits

Art exhibits

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.

Peter Pincus: Trio of Vessels ON VIEW

Ferrin Contemporary

July 5 - August 13, 2017

Ferrin Contemporary presents Peter Pincus on site. This Trio of Vessels on show is the last of its series.

Mabel Poblet: Buoyancy

CYNTHIA REEVES

July 15 - August 18, 2017

An award-winning artist from Cuba who is currently representing her native country at the 2017 Venice Biennale.

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.

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.

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.