Hancock Shaker Village CALL FOR PROPOSALS:  Woodland Spirit Houses We invite you to submit a proposal by April 1 for a woodland exhibit at Hancock Shaker Village for the summer of 2016.  We are looking for creative minds to design and construct miniature houses made from natural materials (preferably scavenged forest materials) to erect along our accessible Farm and Forest Trail.  Up to 6 artists will be selected to populate our “spirit village.” In conjunction with an exhibit by featured artist Robert Hite, HSV is focusing on the idea of homes, especially homes built in a natural environment and utilizing found or recycled materials.  WeRead More →


IS183 Art School Call for Entries! BERKSHIRE COUNTY, MA—(November 12, 2015) —IS183 Art School of the Berkshires has opened a CALL FOR ENTRIES to its 25th Anniversary Faculty Art Show! Any artist who has offered a class, workshop, camp or other program through IS183 Art School over the last Twenty-Four years is eligible to show.  Work will be on display in Williamstown at non-traditional spaces from Saturday, May 21 to Thursday, June 16 in collaboration with The Williamstown Chamber of Commerce.  This show will be a phenomenal exhibit of the talent and creativity that IS183 faculty bring to the Berkshires as artists and to theRead More →


January, 2016 Berkshire Art Association (BAA) and Storefront Artist Project (SAP) in collaboration with the Berkshire Museum   To: BERKSHIRE ARTISTS CALL FOR ART for the 10×10 RAP (REAL ART PARTY) Berkshire Art Association needs your help!  We are seeking donations of 10×10 inch original art for the 10×10 RAP – a fundraiser benefitting Berkshire County art students.  Artists donating original art will be listed on the Artist Registry at berkshireartassociation.org. The 10×10 RAP will be at the Berkshire Museum during the City of Pittsfield’s 10×10 Festival in February.  It’s an art exhibit and FREE art party. A $25 ticket purchase guarantees a piece ofRead More →