Saturday, November 17, 2018

Art events

Lewitt x 10 at MASS MoCA

MASS MoCA

November 17, 2018 10:00 AM - November 17, 2018 7:00 PM

In year 10 of their 25-year exhibition, Sol LeWitt: A Wall Drawing Retrospective, “the most perfect union of contemporary art and architecture in the United States,” (Los Angeles Times) MASS MoCA celebrates with a series of artist talks, stories, and scholarly discussion. This will be a full day of activities punctuated by performances from artists whose […]

Dance

Pachedu

Williams College

November 16 8:00 PM - November 17, 2018

Dance Department presents Pachedu, meaning ‘among ourselves’ in the language of the Shona people of Zimbabwe, including CoDa, Kusika, Sankofa, and The Zambezi Marimba Band, performing repertoire and new works in progress.

Holiday events

Greylock Works FESTIVE Holiday Market

Greylock WORKS' Weave Shed

November 17, 2018 10:30 AM - November 17, 2018 5:00 PM

FESTIVE Holiday Market! FALL INTO THE BERKSHIRES @ gWorks Our FESTIVE 2018 holiday marketplace will be Saturday, NOVEMBER 17th! Join us for Greylock WORKS’ 2nd annual Fall FESTIVE – a handmade holiday market celebrating local food and design from the Berkshires and beyond. Set in our expansive, light-filled former cotton spinning mill, the 30,000 square foot open […]

Art exhibits

The Field is The World: Williams, Hawaiʻi

Williamstown Cultural District

September 1, 2018 - January 2, 2019

A Hawaiian kupeʻe, or ankle adornment made of dog teeth, has inspired an exhibition on Williams students in the 19th century and the little-known and controversial relationship between the college and the kingdom of Hawaiʻi. 

Anicka Yi: Our Love Is Bigger Than an AIDS Quilt

Williamstown Cultural District

September 14, 2018 - January 7, 2019

On view for the first time at WCMA, this installation by Anicka Yi (American, b. South Korea, 1971) immerses visitors in a sensorial experience with unconventional and often ephemeral materials.

Kay Sage: Serene Surrealist

Williamstown Cultural District

September 20, 2018 - January 13, 2019

WCMArecreates Sage’s inaugural 1950 exhibition with the Catherine Viviano Gallery. The exhibition brings together twelve extant paintings, marking their first showing as a group in more than 65 years.

Delerious Matter

Williamstown Cultural District

September 29, 2018 - March 24, 2019

In her first major public art project, Diana Al-Hadid (American, b. Aleppo, Syria 1981) combines aluminum, steel, fiberglass, concrete, polymer modified gypsum, and pigment in four sculptures installed across campus.

The Great War at 100: Williams College and Beyond

Williams College Libraries

June 27 4:31 PM - December 21, 2018

A hundred years ago, soldiers were still falling in the trenches across Belguim and France and hauling cannons across Africa. Williams College looks back at the history of World War I.

Summer Art Show: New Work

Hancock Shaker Village

July 7 - December 23, 2018

Three artists create new work inspired by the village and the Shakers who lived here: Abelardo Morrell, Henry Klimowicz’ At Home in the World, and Marko Remec’s Monodic Flow.

Titus Kaphar: Language of the Forgotten

Mass MoCA

August 13, 2018 - March 31, 2019

The artist Titus Kaphar looks keenly into history – whose stories get told, and which ones get left out. Through cutting, bending, sculpting, and remixing, he alters the narrative, placing forgotten figures in plain line of sight.

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