On May 26, MASS MoCA will hold an artists reception for Taryn Simon and Etel Adnan at 5:30 p.m. Taryn Simon will look at the rituals of applause and the cold water plunge in two new installations, Assembled Audience and A Cold Hole, and Arab-American artist Etel Adnan will focus on the overlapping languages of visual art and poetry in A yellow sun A green sun a yellow sun A red sun a blue sun.
On June 9, The Clark Art Institute opens its summer show, Women in Paris, 1850-1900 — Impressionists like Berthe Morisot, Mary Cassatt and Rosa Bonheur, and their contemporaries.
On June 26, ‘The Closet’ and Tony Awardwinner Matthew Broderick will open Williamstown Theatre Festival in a tale about a man stuck at a dead end until a stranger sashays into his life.
All summer long, hike or drive up Mount Greylock for a 90-mile view from the summit and events at Bascom Lodge — from bagpipers to the annual jazz festival in July.
Sept. 14 to 26, FreshGrass returns to Mass MoCA with a contemporary and global take on Bluegrass in three days of concerts, from Grammy winners to emerging talents.