The Roundtable
11:59 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Oh, Canada at MASS MoCA


Oh, Canada opens with a big party at MASS MoCA on Saturday at 6pm. The exhibition features more than 100 pieces from 62 contemporary Canadian artists from every corner of the nation to our north. Curator, Denise Markonish, takes us on an a tour of the exhibition - which - as we walked through was still in the process of being installed.

The Roundtable
12:03 pm
Mon May 14, 2012

"Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu" at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

Julie Mehretu's lithograph and screenprint, "Entropia (review)," from 2004

The Philip and Lynn Straus Curator of Prints and Drawings at The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Patricia Phagan, takes us on an audio tour of Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu at The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center.

The Roundtable
1:57 pm
Mon May 7, 2012

Art Along the Hudson

Linda T. Hubbard (Chair, Art Along the Hudson), Barbara Galazzo (Co-Chair Art Along the Hudson Kickoff), and Maryann Syrek (Secretary, Garrison Art Center Board) join us to talk about Art Along the Hudson's 9th season kick-off!

The Roundtable
1:52 pm
Mon May 7, 2012

The Apprenticeship Project - Hana van der Kolk

The Apprenticeship Project, a collectively-created performance installation, takes place on Wednesday in North Adams. The performance features 34 performers engaged in a variety of activities. We learn more from Arthur Levitt '52 Artist-in-Residence at Williams College, Hana van der Kolk.

The Roundtable
1:43 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

Stanley Whitney: Six Paintings at Art Omi

Blue Meets Yellow, 2011, oil on linen, 72 x 72 inches
Stanley Whitney

Stanley Whitney: Six Paintings will be on exhibit from April 7 – June 3 at Omi International Arts Center -The Fields Sculpture Park Visitors Center and Gallery

The Roundtable
1:28 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail

On Saturday and Sunday April 28 and 29, nine western MA pottery studios will celebrate the potter’s art and the advent of spring by opening their doors to the public for the Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail. Mary Barringer (Editor of The Studio Potter) tells us more.

The Roundtable
10:35 am
Wed April 18, 2012

Janis Ian at The Clark

Janis Ian will be at The Clark in Williamstown, MA for two events this week. Society's Child: A Life In Song (a free evening of recollections and readings from her book Society's Child: My Autobiography)on Thursday, April 19 at 5:30 pm and a Janis Ian Concert on Friday, April 20 at 8:00 pm.

Music - "My Autiobiography", "Jesse", and "At Seventeen"

The Roundtable
5:27 pm
Tue April 17, 2012

Ryan + Trevor Oakes: The Periphery of Perception at EMPAC

We learn about Ryan + Trevor Oakes: The Periphery of Perception at EMPAC and the panel discussion related to it, this week.

The Roundtable
12:29 pm
Mon April 16, 2012

Mark Adams and Beth Van Hoesen: Life Observed Up-Close - and more - at The Arkell Museum

Diane Forsberg, Deputy Director & Chief Curator of The Arkell Museum at Canajoharie, joins us to talk about the exhibition, "Mark Adams and Beth Van Hoesen: Life Observed Up-Close" and this coming Sunday's Earth Day family events.

The Roundtable
11:48 am
Fri April 6, 2012

Michael Kaiser - President of the Kennedy Center

Last week Michael Kaiser, the President of the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, gave a talk at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY entitled, "Great Art, Well Marketed." On his way back to D.C., he stopped by our studio to talk about his past work and future plans.