ArtWeek: BUILDING 13 Open House Building 13, MASS MoCA Campus 3 – 7 PM Free https://www.facebook.com/events/158366108163994/ Celebrate the art and artists in Building 13 at MASS MoCA. View ongoing and new exhibitions, meet artists and
ArtWeek: BUILDING 13 Open House
Building 13, MASS MoCA Campus
3 – 7 PM
Celebrate the art and artists in Building 13 at MASS MoCA. View ongoing and new exhibitions, meet artists and see work in process in The Studios at MASS MoCA, and browse the galleries and archive at The Artist Book Foundation. Spring Building 13 Open House on the MASS MoCA campus is a part of ArtWeek, a statewide program highlighting the importance of supporting the arts in Massachusetts. ArtWeek takes place April 27–May 6. Open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
The Artist Book Foundation: In conjunction with the current exhibition: TOM BLACKWELL, Motorcycles and Mannequins, there will be a panel discussion on the iconic status of the motorcycle in American culture and the role Photorealism plays as a strong and appropriate genre for its representation in art. Featuring artist, Tom Blackwell, and Photorealism expert, Louis Meisel. 3:00 – 5:30 pm.
CYNTHIA-REEVES: CHINESE ABSTRACTION – an exhibition that brings together artwork in diverse media by four contemporary Chinese artists. The show features minimalist paintings by Shen Chen; monumental watercolors of the urban landscape by Paul Ching- Bor; rich abstract oil paintings by Lianghong Feng; and, work by Cui Fei, whose abstract drawings, photographs, and installations evoke Chinese calligraphy through the use of organic materials, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Ferrin Contemporary: DIRECTIONS: Sergei Isupov, the first exhibition in a series in which the gallery will shine focus on artists whose recent work captures a transitional moment in their creative process.The artist Sergei Isupov will demonstrate his figure-ground painting technique and discuss the new directions explored in his recent works, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
The Studios at MASS MoCA: Open Studios, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Hyun Jung Ahn, Paolo Arao, Max Colby, Simone Couto, Danielle Ezzo, David Greenwood, Alexandra Forsyth Martinez, Gamaliel Rodriguez, Hui-Ying Tsai, Jon Verney
Art in the Building 13 Common Area: Evan Hauser, courtesy of Ferrin Contemporary
Yechel Gagnon – custom-made and hand carved plywood, courtesy of CYNTHIA-REEVES
Building 13 is located at 1315 MASS MoCA Way at the south end of the museum complex. The museum’s beautifully restored 19-century mill buildings featuring galleries, eateries, and a multi-venue center for the performing arts. MASS MoCA hosts a constellation of creative artists, innovative programs, cultural institutions, businesses, and lovers of great art, food, and drink, who all come together to infuse the historic factory setting with vibrant culture and commerce.
The Artist Book Foundation
The Studios at MASS MoCA, a program by Assets for Artists
(Saturday) 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1320 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams, MA 01247