Thursday, February 20th, the second edition of the “10×10 Real Art Party”, a collaboration between the Berkshire Art Association and the Storefront Artist Project, was held at the Berkshire Museum.  As in the previous year, it was a highly anticipated featured event of the “10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival” with many of the region’s top well-regarded and emerging artists donating artwork of 10”x10” dimensions in a variety of mediums for the event. Excited ARTIX ticket holders, at $25/ticket, eagerly awaited the 7PM drawing, arriving as early as 5:30PM, when the doors opened, to peruse and make final decisions for hoped for successful selection. The number ofRead More →

John Stritch

From January 4 to February 1, 2014, the Berkshire Art Association is presenting “JOHN STRITCH POSTERS: Off the Wall” at the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, 28 Renne Avenue, Pittsfield, Massachusetts. John Stritch’s bold, serigraphed posters encompass the spirit of the Berkshires’ cultural venues, athletic events, and scenic beauty over the past forty years.  Although only a part of Stritch’s oeuvre, the posters reflect his knowledge and love for his subjects in a way that any audience can appreciate. This show is also a sale – hung so that posters may be sold and taken off the wall.  There are more than enough posters toRead More →

04-13-13 07 Lichtenstein Center for the Arts

The awards ceremony for the Berkshire Art Association’s annual Fellowship Show was held Saturday, April 13th at the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts.  This show year-in and year-out is a choice highlight of the Lichtenstein schedule and a fantastic showcase for the amazing talents of currently enrolled college art students who are either Berkshire County residents attending any college, or non-residents studying at Berkshire County colleges.  The works of thirteen gifted young artists was displayed this time out and the bounds of the exhibit space were pushed from floor to ceiling and beyond. Nicolei Gupit’s site installation piece covering a vintage-inspired lamppost in hot pinkRead More →