Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Openings & Events

Free Tour: Manton Study Center

The Clark Art Institute

August 30, 2017 1:00 PM - August 30, 2017 1:30 PM

Visit the Manton Study Center for Works on Paper, which houses the Clark’s collection of more than 6,000 prints, drawings, and photographs.

Film

Landline

Images Cinema

August 25 - August 31, 2017

Gillian Robespierre, director and cowriter of Landline, will join us for a Skype Q&A following the 7pm show on Saturday, August 26.

Theatre

A Comedy of Tenors

Oldcastle Theatre Company

August 30 - September 3, 2017

Picture one hotel suite, four tenors, two wives, three girlfriends, and a soccer stadium filled with screaming fans. What could go wrong?

Hello, Dolly!

The Mac-Haydn Theatre

August 24 - September 3, 2017

One of the greatest musicals of all time, Hello Dolly is sure to send you into the fall season with a heart full of hope and love.

Family Programs

Exhibitions

August, Featuring artist Curt Hanson

Greylock Gallery

August 5 - August 30, 2017

Greylock Gallery is featuring artist Curt Hanson this August – join us for our artist reception Saturday, August 5th from 4-6pm.

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.

Writers & Books

Book Club: The Picture of Dorian Gray

The Clark Art Institute

August 30, 2017 7:00 PM - August 30, 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.