Saturday, January 18, 2020

Music

Ian Chang 属

MASS MoCA

January 18, 2020 8:00 PM - January 18, 2020 11:00 PM

Electronic artist/drummer Ian Chang’s debut album 属 comes to life in this work-in-progress performance. Preferred ticket buyers get the best seats!

The O-Tones

HiLo North Adams

January 18, 2020 8:00 PM - January 18, 2020 11:00 PM

From Ella Fitzgerald to The Temptations, Aretha Franklin to Frank Sinatra, Marvin Gaye to Bonnie Raitt, The O-Tones mix it up for dancing and listening.

Writers & Books

Book launch for Julia McKenzie Munemo

The Williams Bookstore

January 18, 2020 4:00 PM - January 18, 2020 6:00 PM

Join us to celebrate the publication of Julia McKenzie Munemo’s new memoir “The Book Keeper” here at The Williams Bookstore.

Film

“Tintoretto: A Rebel in Venice”

The Clark

January 18, 2020 2:00 PM - January 18, 2020 3:30 PM

With the enchanting narrative voice of two-time Academy Award nominee Helena Bonham Carter, cinema audiences visit places that evoke and preserve the memory of the painter Tintoretto.

“One Woman, One Vote”: 20th Century Women

Images Cinema

January 18, 2020 2:00 PM - January 18, 2020 4:00 PM

“One Woman, One Vote” documents the seventy-year battle for woman suffrage. This screening is free and features special guest Bette Craig!

Talks

A Layman’s History of Williamstown Trees

Paresky Center

January 18, 2020 11:00 AM - January 18, 2020 2:00 PM

Williamstown Rural Lands friend and retired professor Dustin Griffin will be offering a talk titled “A Layman’s History of Williamstown’s Trees.”

Local History

She Shapes History Exhibition

Berkshire Museum

October 5, 2019 - May 25, 2020

Celebrate the 100th anniversary of women winning the right to vote with this new exhibition at the Berkshire Museum. Come for this preview, a special event free to the public!

Libraries

Poetry and Second Wave Feminism

Williams Libraries

December 12, 2019 - January 20, 2020

A new student-curated exhibit in our Special Collections Instruction Gallery celebrates Poetry and Second Wave Feminism.

Art exhibits

Jon Van Alstine

Artist Book Foundation

September 24, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Jon Van Alstine drawings on display at the Artist Book Foundation as part of the release celebrations for the upcoming book, Jon Van Alstine: Sculpture 1971-2018. 

Travels on Paper

The Clark

November 16, 2019 - February 9, 2020

This exhibition takes visitors on a world tour through images from the early days of tourism prints and photographs.

Arabesque

The Clark

December 14, 2019 - March 22, 2020

This exhibition traces the evolution of the use of the arabesque through various movements in European art.

“To the Moon”

MASS MoCA

December 21, 2019 11:00 AM - December 31, 2020

This new VR experience from Laurie Anderson and Hsin-Chien Huang uses images and ideas from Greek mythology, literature, science, sci-fi space movies, and politics to create an imaginary and dark new moon.

Sarah Oppenheimer: “S-334473”

MASS MoCA

October 26, 2019 - December 12, 2021

Oppenheimer’s S-334473 mobilizes the museum’s architecture in order to transform and extend the visitor’s understanding of the exhibition spaces it reveals, and disrupts.