Application Deadline April 5 Apply online at: MCLA’s Berkshire Cultural Resource Center (BCRC) announces the 8th Annual DownStreet Art Festival!  June 25th kicks off North Adams’s summer-long arts festival featuring contemporary art, performances, concerts, and more.  Since its inception in 2008, over 125,000 visitors have experienced DownStreet Art’s galleries and performances. This year, DownStreet Art is especially interested in proposals from artists and curators that will activate DownStreet Art beyond “DownStreet Art Thursday’s”.  Examples would include proposals that have an ongoing interactive element, temporary outdoor installations, exhibitions that encourage participation or proposals for works-in-progress that will culminate in a performance or exhibition opening. WeRead More →

The College Club, in partnership with Berkshire Community College (BCC), invites artists to submit paintings for a juried art show as part of the College Club’s Centennial Celebration.  The theme of the show is Women on the Move:  A Hundred-Year Journey. A $500 award will be given for the winning entry.  In addition, the painting will be hung permanently in BCC’s Jonathan Edwards Library to commemorate the College Club’s centennial.  Honorable mention awards will be given to a BCC student as well as a BCC graduate. According to College Club President Roberta Passenant, “The Art Show is a way for us to share our centennialRead More →

10x10 Real Art Party

January, 2015 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) Last year was so much fun, we are again seeking 10×10 inch original art to be donated for the 10×10 RAP – a fundraiser benefitting Berkshire County art students.  Artists donating original art will be listed on the Artist Registry at 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 aRead More →