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A Deeper, Darker Exhibit Debuts at Berkshire Art Museum

The Berkshire Art Museum opens its sixth season by dipping into dark matter art that's slightly twisted, disturbing, tortured, sorrowful, disastrous and, well, dark. That's the theme running through "Not Just Another Pretty Picture," a group exhibit that opens on Thursday at 6 p.m. during the first DownStreet Art of the season

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Pittsfield Honors Winners of Jazz-themed Student Art Contest

Berkshire Jazz and Mayor Linda Tyer honored the winners of the 12th annual student art contest on Tuesday morning. The annual event is organized by art teacher Colleen Quinn at Pittsfield High School and asks students to create jazz-inspired pieces of work. Sophia Nguyen took home this year's first prize, Megan Francoeur took home second, and Antonia Bedard Torres came in third.

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Mass MoCA Exhibited 273 Works by High School Students

Tobin and Laura Thompson, the director of education, announced the winners of the invitational at a party with the Drury High jazz band in the Hunter Center that followed the public reception on Friday night.

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Music & Art Come Together This Summer With Painted Pianos

Dirty, dusty and out of tune, these castoffs found new partners as local artists tramped through the empty Memorial School last Tuesday to select the perfect piano for their endeavors.

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E3 Academy Exhibit Looks Social, Civil Rights Issues

The exhibit uses the concept of quilting to bring together the history of the Civil Rights movement, the students' experiences and the invitation for viewers to share their own thoughts.

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