Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Art events

Spotlight on Agnés Varda: Cléo from 5 to 7

Clark Art Institute

June 19, 2018 7:00 PM - June 19, 2018

Varda’s second film follows young pop singer, Florence “Cléo” Victoire, through two extraordinary hours in which she drifts through 1960s Paris, awaiting the results of a recent biopsy.

Summer

Jiminy Peak Mountain Adventure Park

Hancock

May 31 - September 30, 2018

Twist and turn on the Mountain Coaster; coast at your own speed through tunnels, dips and curves on the Alpine Super Slide; fly through the air on the Soaring Eagle Zip Ride and more …

Sheep Hill

Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation

May 31 - September 30, 2018

Once a farm and fields with an expansive view to Mount Greylock, the Williamstown Rural Lands Foudnation’s home and property is open for gentle walks, hikes and programs on natural history and rural heritage.

Taconic Golf Club

Williamstown

May 31 - September 30, 2018

Ranked #1 Best Public Golf Course in Massachusetts by Golf Magazine, Taconic offers a wide view over the valley, a classically challenging course, and playing conditions renovated in 2009.

Field Farm

Williamstown

May 31 - September 30, 2018

At Field Farm, the family of Williams College alum Lawrence Bloedel collected outdoor sculpture by Arline Shulman, Elbert Weinberg, Jack Zajac and others, overlooksing 316 acres of conserved land with four miles of trails

Sand Springs Pool

Williamstown

May 31 - September 30, 2018

Sand Springs Pool gives a relaxating setting for bathing in natural spring waters, outdoor recreation and fitness.

Mount Greylock State Reservation

Massachusetts Highest Peak

May 31 - October 15, 2018

At 3,491 feet, Mount Greylock is the highest point in Massachusetts, with dramatic views across 60 to 90 miles of valleys and ridges.

Ramblewild Aerial Adventure Park

Lanesborough

May 31 - September 30, 2018

A new aerial adventure park in Lanesborough with eight courses of varying difficulty allows visitors to guide themselves through the as many of the 150 elements as they feel comfortable tackling.

Art exhibits

Women Artists in Paris

Clark Art Institute

June 9 - September 3, 2018

The Clark’s summer show considers the influential, often-overlooked work of women artists in Paris in the 19th century and the barriers they encountered to their artistic education and expression.

The Art of Iron

Clark Art Institute

June 9 - September 16, 2018

Drawn from the celebrated collection of the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles in Rouen, France, devoted to wrought iron, The Art of Iron presents thirty-six unique objects in an installation celebrating the craft and beauty of these creations.

Impressions in full color

Clark Art Institute

May 14 - September 30, 2018

Permanent collection of impressionist art, Renoir, Monet, Degas, and 19th-century artists including John Singer Sargent, Winslow Homer, George Innes; paintings, furniture and more across five centuries.

Contemporary art in a mill palimpsest

Mass MoCA

May 14 - September 30, 2018

Newly opened Building 6 makes this the one of the largest contemporary art museums in the country. Around the campus: Pitch, Allsion Janae Hamilton’s exploration of North Florida; The Lure of the Dark and more.

Taryn Simon: A Cold Hole and Assembled Audience

Mass MoCA

May 26 - September 30, 2018

Two new installation commissions dive into rituals of applause and the cold water plunge, along wiht the first-ever major museum installation of the artist’s bookwork.

Three-story Building 6 fronts the Hoosac River

Mass MoCA

October 20, 2017 - September 30, 2018

Building 6 fills vast spaces with James Turrell light installation, Gunnar Schonbeck’s colossal instruments, Louise Bourgeois marble sculpture, Laurie Anderson’s studio, audio archive and art space, Dawn DeDeaux and Lonnie Holley’s Thumbs up for the Mothership …

Gerald Sheffield: PRIDE

MCLA Gallery 51

May 24 5:00 PM - June 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Gerald Sheffield: “Pride” presents a collection of collages, drawings, and prints inspired by the artist’s service in the United States Army and deployment to Baghdad, Iraq.

Greylock Gallery

Greylock Gallery

June 2 10:00 AM - June 30, 2018 5:30 PM

Artist Leslie Peck will show new work in June. Greylock brings together traditional and contemporary art from emerging and established artists.

Anything but Simple

Hancock Shaker Village

May 12 3:00 PM - September 3, 2018

Shaker Gift Drawings and the Women Who Made Them gives a rare glimpse of the village’s prized gift or spirit drawings, on view for the first time in decades. 

Silo Songs

Hancock Shaker Village

June 9, 2018 - June 30, 2019

The village will open a new permanent site-specific sound art installation in a historic silo, created by Grammy-award winning composer Brad Wells, singer and conductor of the ensemble Roomful of Teeth.

Galleries

Cynthia Reeves gallery

Cynthia-Reeves gallery

June 6 - June 23, 2018

Willard Boepple presents Built and Printed, an exhibition of new work: monoprints are accompanied by larger scale floor-based sculptures and by a series of 3D printed small sculptures, a new area of exploration.

Outside Gallery

North Adams - Williamstown line

March 3 - June 30, 2018

Outside is a storefront gallery for contemporary art and design located in downtown North Adams, MA.

Ferrin Gallery

Ferrin Contemporary

June 6 - July 22, 2018

Sergei Isupov, a sculptor working in Massachusetts and Estonia, exhibits work with his figure-ground painting techniques. He is known for surrealistic narratives that combine painting and ceramics.