Posts Tagged ‘Clark Art Institute’

Free Tickets to the Clark Art Institute

March 22nd, 2014 by philhalpern

Celebrate the Grand Reopening of the Clark Art Institute in July. Brook Farm Inn will give you two free tickets if you reserve a room for two weekday nights (Monday- Wednesday inclusive) during July and August (excluding August 5th). Here’s a sneak peek of what to expect: Visitor Center – New building designed by Tadao Ando – […]

You Can Be a Curator at the Clark

March 28th, 2012 by philhalpern

The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, a Berkshires treasure, is undergoing construction and renovation.  It’s open continuously, and is using this time as an opportunity to experiment with new ideas about curating the collection.  The public is invited to participate through a program called uCurate.  Visitors are invited to use computer terminals to design […]

Chamber Music at the Clark in August

July 21st, 2010 by philhalpern

Here’s a recommendation from your Lenox B&B innkeepers:  make a night of it each Tuesday in August, as the Clark — an outstanding art museum in the Berkshires — offers an experience of art, food and music.  The galleries and shop remain open until 6 PM.  You can then enjoy a prix fixe dinner at 6:00, […]

Clark Art Institute Exhibit

March 30th, 2010 by philhalpern

We have just visited the Clark Art Institute and were thrilled at the exhibit of works by Giovanni Boldini. This exhibit is on view only until the end of April, and the Clark charges no admission fee this time of year. Boldini was an impressionist known mainly for portraiture, but did wonderful street scenes and […]

New Clark Art Institute Exhibit: Boldini Rediscovered!

February 15th, 2010 by philhalpern

No matter how many times we visit the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, we find something new.  Now there’s an exhibit of Impressionist painter, Giovanni Boldini, who is new to us and we’re glad to discover him. The exhibit will be on display until April 25th. During the 1890s and early 1900s, Giovanni Boldini achieved […]

A New Play at Williamstown Theatre Festival

July 30th, 2009 by philhalpern

Tonight’s the opening of “The Torch-Bearers” at Williamstown Theatre Festival, in Williamstown, MA.  This theater has been renowned as a Berkshires tradition for 55 years.  The play is a 1920′s side-splitting farce about a bunch of amateurs trying to produce a play, sort of like “Noises Off.” Williamstown is about 40 minutes from Brook Farm […]

Tanglewood Teams Up with the Clark Art Institute

May 11th, 2009 by philhalpern

Since no trip to the Berkshires is complete without visits to the Clark and Tanglewood, Brook Farm Inn in Lenox Massachusetts is glad to announce that the two venues have paired to offer the perfect package of art and music. For only $45 (a 25% savings) you can purchase two Clark admissions and two Tanglewood […]

Toulouse Lautrec Opening at the Clark

January 30th, 2009 by philhalpern

The story of Henri Toulouse -Lautrec and the Paris nightlife he mined for his art will be on view at the Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA, beginning this Sunday.  The exhibition is open until April 26, and at Brook Farm Inn, we can’t wait to go to the opening.  The Clark offers free admission this time of year, and […]

The Shirelles in the Berkshires!

November 12th, 2008 by philhalpern

Remember the Shirelles? They’ll be at the Clark Art Institute December 12. Stay at Brook Farm Inn in Lenox Massachusetts, and go to the concert! The Clark welcomes the Shirelles at 8 pm during the Holiday Walk Weekend. Enjoy classic Shirelles hits blended with holiday favorites. Beverly Lee, an original Shirelle, will be accompanied by […]

Clark Art Institute's Stone Hill Center Opens in Berkshire County

June 19th, 2008 by philhalpern

This Sunday,  The Clark will open its new Stone Hill center.  The famous art museum in Williamstown, Massachusetts has a spectacular collection, and is set on 140 acres of beautiful Berkshires scenery.  The new center was designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect, Tadao Ando.  In his honor, the community open house on Sunday will offer a barbecue, […]