Starting this Summer, Phase three of MASS MoCA develipment begins in earnest, and its impact will be far reaching for both the arts world, and for North Adams.
James Turrell creates works that do more than just dazzle, they can change your perceptions of the world as you experience them.
Keep your eye out for the monumental 2-piece marble sculpture by Louise Bourgeois that will be part of MASS MoCA’s Phase III expansion.
Robert Rauschenberg’s had a career-long engagement with the performing arts, and had a deeply held belief that art can make a real and positive difference in the world.
Instruments, practice and performance rooms and a commitment to the performing arts are part of the tribute to Gunnar Schonbeck planned as part of MASS MoCA’s Phase III development.
A premiere multimedia artist, Anderson’s blending of the worlds of avant garde art and popular culture is unique in the world today. She will be working in North Adams even more often now.
For MASS MoCA, Holzer will develop a campus-wide series of works such as carved stone benches and electronic signage, and new vehicles such as smartphones and augmented reality software.
Creativity comes in many forms, and one hopes local cultural councils and state grantmaking programs are really open to creative ideas that are ready to share with a wider audience.
It is welcome good news that the state’s Phase Three commitment for Mass MoCA has been put in place, and now the search for matching funds begins.
A beautiful shire was created from the descriptions in the Lord of the Rings book.
There’s little doubt that the Butterflies Pavilion at the Berkshire Museum will be a rainy-day attraction for families, but it will be the sunny, quieter days that many will prefer.
Joe Thompson says to expect a rollicking dance party with lots of friends and family returning to MASS MoCA, interesting food trucks and newly concocted drinks, a few surprises, and excellent art and music.