CURATORIAL PROGRAM AT MAUSERT BLOCK IN DOWNTOWN ADAMS
MARCH 18, 2022: A GUIDED TOUR OF THE HISTORICAL REHABILITATION OF THE MAUSERT BLOCK
At this event, Adams Arts Advisory Board will kick-off the curatorial planning for the MAUS-ART program. The program's intent is to gather a unique collection of over 30 pieces of visual arts and crafts by local North County artisans integrated into the building spaces, lighting, and general design.
The common theme for 'Maus-ART on the BLOCK' is - Optimism, Perseverance and the American Dream. The program will be developed over 18 to 24 months and tours will be conducted of the artworks in the building. Both permanent and visiting exhibits will be displayed in a range of mediums including sculpture, photography and museum prints. Art pieces may also reference local cultural institutions.
FILM SCREENING SHOWCASING BERKSHIRE CREATIVITY
SUMMER 2022 (DATE TBD): A SPECIAL FILM SCREENING SHOWCASING REGIONAL FILMMAKERS, FOLLOWED BY A PANEL DISCUSSION.
"Movies Under The Stars" is an outdoor event that has been held annually by Adams Events Committee, focusing mostly on family films.
Adams Arts Advisory Board, in partnership with Adams Events Committee, will expand the offerings and screen a film that focuses on creativity in the Berkshires. The goal is to screen a film created by someone in the Berkshires, and create a panel following the film that will highlight the amount of creatives that are living and working in the Berkshires.
BERKSHIRE MOUNTAINS FAERIE FESTIVAL
JUNE 18, 2022: BERKSHIRE MOUNTAINS FAERIE FESTIVAL
Adams Arts Advisory Board supports the planning of 2022 Berkshire Mountains Faerie Festival, which celebrates the Summer Solstice.
The veil shielding the Faerie Realm will fall away revealing a family-oriented experience celebrating creativity, learning, and stewardship of the Earth. Come in costume, help build the Faerie Village, decorate wings, and meet the Queen and Court. Berkshire Mountains Faerie Festival will be a day of storytelling, music, dance, artisans, creative activities, and tasty delectable treats. A time and place for all ages!
Please visit our Facebook page for more details on the 2022 Festival in development. Press coverage on prior Festivals could be found here.