A dancer under colored light glides like an impressionist brushstroke. In the galleries, painted tulips bloom and boats drift on the Seine, and on the stage, an agile woman recalls Paris a century ago. Art museums tease the senses here, and art shows encourage celebration, discovery, and fresh creativity.
- Williamstown gathers more art historians per capita than any place in the world, according to Michael Conforti, former longtime director of the Clark Art Institute.
- Among the colleges and museums, artists, playwrights, directors, composers and choreographers come to create, perform and develop new work and offer a broad pool of expertise in the Berkshires.
- This creative community translates into new ideas, art festivals and bright dinner conversations at cafe tables, and musicians sharing a beer in the MASS MoCA campus.
November 21, 2019 12:00 PM - November 21, 2019 1:00 PM
Take a closer look at the Clark’s collection during Looking and Lunching, a half hour of discussion focusing on one work from the collection. This month, discuss the Allan Sekula Library.
November 21, 2019 5:00 PM - November 21, 2019 6:00 PM
Exhibiting artist Genevieve Gaignard – whose work explores race, femininity, class, and their various intersections – discusses her extensive and topical practice.
November 21, 2019 5:30 PM - November 21, 2019 7:30 PM
Vocal performances inspired by time and space will be presented in conjunction with “Candle (from Earth into a Black Hole).”
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December 14, 2019 5:30 PM - December 14, 2019 7:00 PM
Come and join in the celebration of the opening of a show featuring the work of Ledelle Moe.