Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

“Andy Warhol By The Book” – Williams College Museum

March 11th, 2015 by philhalpern

“Andy Warhol By the Book” is the fascinating new exhibit at the Williams College Museum of Art in Williamstown, MA.   Warhol is known as a pop artist who represented popular culture through paintings and films, and was an icon of fame and celebrity.   Yet his early years as a graphic designer are less […]

Norman Rockwell Museum Tickets With Inn Package

February 24th, 2015 by philhalpern

Norman Rockwell Museum tickets for admission are included with Brook Farm Inn’s Winter Lovers’ Package, so here’s what you can enjoy at the museum in the near future. Brook Farm Inn guests who purchase the package will also enjoy reservations in one of our elegant rooms and a fine dining experience at Alta Restaurant. Rockwell’s […]

MASS MoCA Exhibits

February 13th, 2015 by philhalpern

MASS MoCA exhibits are always interesting and surprising, and our visit there yesterday did not disappoint!  MASS MoCA is the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, in North Adams.  It’s a short drive from our Lenox B&B, Brook Farm Inn. MASS MoCA Exhibits – Bibliothecaphilia This exhibit showcases 6 artists who investigate libraries in both a […]

The Clark Art Institute, a Berkshires Art Museum, Re-Opens July 4th

June 3rd, 2014 by philhalpern

Among the events to celebrate this July 4th is the re-opening of the famous Berkshires art museum, The Clark Art Institute. Founded by Sterling and Francine Clark,   The Clark opened in 1955 and has been known ever since for its outstanding collection of American and European paintings and sculpture.  Among our favorites are the […]

Discount Tickets to the Clark Art Institute

March 22nd, 2014 by philhalpern

Celebrate the Grand Reopening of the Clark Art Institute! Brook Farm Inn will sell you two discounted tickets when you reserve a room for tw during the month of August. Here’s a sneak peek of what to expect: Visitor Center – New building designed by Tadao Ando – Spacious special exhibition galleries – Unique dining and shopping opportunities – Beautiful views of […]

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA – Current Exhibits

March 6th, 2014 by philhalpern

The museum is only minutes from our Lenox B&B.  Link to it from www.brookfarm.com/arts-entertainment.   Wendell Minor’s America, through May 26, 2014 Take a journey through history, from sea to shining sea, through the art of Wendell Minor, our nation’s premier historical picture book illustrator. The artist’s many acclaimed children’s books reflect his love of […]

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Jarvis Rockwell: Maya, Illusion, and Us”

July 17th, 2013 by philhalpern

This summer, Norman Rockwell Museum explores the continued artistic legacy of the Rockwell family, shining a spotlight on Jarvis Rockwell’s more than 60 years of creative exploration. “Jarvis Rockwell: Maya, Illusion, and Us” is on view July 13 through October 20, 2013. Pictured here are Jarvis Rockwell setting up his exhibit with the help of […]