Making News

This corner of the mountains may seem remote, but the world is looking at us and coming to visit.
Here’s what they’re saying…

Coming this summer 2024 to MASS MoCA: The Plastic Bag Store by artist Robin Frohardt. See what Artnet News has to say about it.

Come see us smack dab in the middle of a beautiful winter. Williamstown is one of the best places to visit in January according to the travel zine thrillist!

The Berkshire Edge offers a peek at the Summer 2024 at Barrington Stage, The Clark, and more. Plan your visits!

The New York Times sees “Reassuring Signs of Life” at Barrington Stage Co. and WTF, two of our local summer theatre festivals.

Williamstown and North Adams were voted two of the best small town arts scenes in the USA Today Readers’ Choice awards!

Hear about MASS MoCA’s interactive exhibit of Gunnar Schonbeck’s musical instruments on the Atlas Obscura podcast.

U2’s guitartist The Edge claims MASS MoCA as one of his favorite galleries in The Guardian.

USA Today named Williamstown, MA, as one of the top 10 destinations to visit with kids in 2023!

The latest exhibit at MASS MoCA is getting rave reviews from critics and thrills from visitors who can ride the artwork/roller coaster!

Williamstown is one of the prettiest fall foliage villages in Massachusetts says, like, everyone, and also New England Foliage Magazine!

CTPost offers more hurrah’s for celebrating Williamstown as a perfect fall getaway. Come see for yourself!

From cultural riches to natural beauty, Williamstown has it all. Read the article in CTPost.

Barron’s offers a great guide to the area in a March 2022 article. Read their suggestions of where to stay, eat, and enjoy.

In case you haven’t heard, MASS MoCA welcomed a new director in 2021. Read Art in America‘s introduction to Kristy Edmunds.

The New York Times explores how MASS MoCA and their Assets for Artists program invests in the future of regional artists.

Yep, that’s the Berkshires – named one of the top five places to visit in 2021 by Travel + Leisure magazine!

ARTnews reviews Museum Town, a film about MASS MoCA becoming one of America’s biggest museums.

Hyperallergic describes the rich poetry of James Turrell’s ethereal installations at MASS MoCA.

The New York Times relates how old mills, like the Norad Mill in North Adams, are turning into development opportunities in New England towns.

Architectural Digest gives high praise to local institutions in “A Perfect Fall Weekend in the Berkshires.”

Conde Nast begins their “Ultimate New England Fall Road Trip” right here in the Northern Berkshires.

Vanity Fair takes a look inside the Tourists motel, the vision of Eric Kerns, developer Ben Svenson, Brooklyn Magazine founder Scott Stedman, and musician and Wilco bassist John Stirratt.

The New York Times wandered through MASS MoCA’s new Building 6 when it opened in summer 2017.

The Boston Globe explores the heights at Ramblewild.