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 …

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.

WAMC finds WTF’s Audible production of A Streetcar Named Desire human and compassionate.

Williamstown Theater Festival’s summer season is now a winter experiment, all on audio. Read what The New York Times has to say about that.

Wendy Red Star’s exhibition in Kidspace at MASS MoCA received this  informative review in The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe offers a great review of Ground/work, The Clark’s first outdoor art exhibit.

WAMC talks with Williamstown Theatre Festival Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield about their new season on Audible.

In the Boston Globe, art critic Murray Whyte reviews Shaun Leonard’s poignant and timely exhibit at MASS MoCA.

PBS News Hour shows how in-person live theatre and art are happening safely and successfully here in the Berkshires!

Peter Schjeldahl loved the charming 19th century drawing exhibit at The Clark! Read his review in The New Yorker.

Wendy Red Star has created an engaging exhibit for Kidspace at MASS MoCA, and Hyperallergic took notice.

The New York Times tells the stories of two Pittsfield, MA, theatre groups bringing live performance back to audiences in this time of COVID. 

The New York Times tells what it’s like to visit MASS MoCA and The Clark in this time of COVID. Hint: It’s painless, low-risk, and inspiring!

The Boston Globe says Berkshire museums are salve for the socially distanced soul. Get yourself some salve!

Playbill explores why Williamstown Theatre Festival turned to Audible.

Artfix Daily celebrates the re-opening of area art museums and introduces a map of outdoor sculptures. Visitors may want to take note!

Williamstown Theatre Festival didn’t cancel their 2020 season, they re-invented it! The New York Times takes a look.

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

“ERRE: Them and Us,” an exhibition exploring the border is on view now to Summer 2021 at MASS MoCA. The Los Angeles Times gives us their take. 

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.

The Boston Globe recommends autumn hiking adventures in the Berkshires.

Vanity Fair takes a look inside the new 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 asks why the Northern Berkshires are catching on, with plans for a new cultural corridor and hip new hotel.

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.