Posts Tagged ‘Williamstown’

“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 […]

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 […]

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 […]