Groundbreaking art exhibitions ask visitors to look at works of art with fresh eyes. Discover old and new masters and emerging artists with promise. This is the beauty of the visual arts in the northern Berkshires.
- Acres of wall drawings by Sol Lewitt, virtual reality by Laurie Anderson, an Airstream space bus crash-landing, giant banjos – contemporary art surprises at MASS MoCA.
- Curators at the Clark Art Institute combine deep scholarship with a sense of color and story, bringing Impressionist Paris to life.
- Exhibits at the Williams College Museum of Art bring national and international artists to look squarely at difficult questions of today.
- Young curators and artists experiment with joy at MCLA’s Gallery 51, the Eclipse Mill Gallery, and the streets of North Adams.
- Most museums and galleries require advance reservations to ensure everyone has plenty of safe space in which to explore the art.
February 13 - May 16, 2021
An exhibition examining the hybrid process of cliché-verre.
An online opening for an online video exhibition about immigrants’ notions of home.
January 21, 2021 - May 31, 2022
Wendy Red Star’s exhibit explores Native American representation and history with fresh eyes.
January 16, 2021 - January 2, 2022
An exhibition exploring how art in reproduction changes the experience of the original artwork.
April 3, 2021 - February 28, 2022
A large immersive exhibit exploring inspired by protests across the globe.
January 21 - September 6, 2021
Blane De St. Croix’s ambitious exhibition about climate change.
March 18 - May 29, 2021
A group exhibition of contemporary female ceramic artists invited to explore the influence of gender.
April 2 - November 7, 2021
Check out this and several engaging exhibits at this treasure of a museum.
June 24 - September 5, 2021
A group exhibition of ceramic and glass artists whose use of the melting point is central to their practice.
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A long-term installation of upside down trees in the front courtyard at MASS MoCA