Perry Hall (American, b. 1967); Untitled Number 3 (Ice Cold Delicacy), 2003; still from digital video of oil, acrylic, and mixed-media painted filmed live/37 sec. Courtesy of the artist. x1200

Category: Events

Working Together/Declarations of Independence


We want to invite you to rest, to listen, to wonder. We’ll pay you to do it if we have to. We want to invite you to be disoriented, willingly, just for a moment. I want to invite you to enjoy yourself.

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WCMA at Night Postcard Drawings


As part of WCMA at Night this past Thursday, students made up their own LeWitt inspired drawing directions, and had the option of following the directions created by others.

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WCMA at Night Banner Voting Results


The results of the banner voting from the first ever WCMA at Night are in.

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See Tony Orrico’s drawing from WCMA at Night


Visual artist, performer, and choreographer Tony Orrico spent four hours at WCMA last night doing a live performance drawing during the WCMA at Night event.

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Tony Orrico and WCMA at Night


In anticipation of Tony Orrico’s performance drawing at the first ever WCMA at Night tonight, check out this video of his work!

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LeWitt Video and Gallery Talk


Sol LeWitt used a grid as the underlying structural principle when he made his first wall drawings in 1968. Thereafter, the grid became a pervasive matrix in all of the media in which LeWitt worked. Check out a Gallery Talk tomorrow and curatorial video here!

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Last Chance to Experience Asco: Elite of the Obscure in Williamstown


It’s your last chance to see Asco: Elite of the Obscure, A Retrospective, 1972–1987 at WCMA. The exhibition will be on view through July 29, 2012. There will be a gallery talk by C. Ondine Chavoya, co-curator and Associate Professor of Art and Latina/o Studies on Thursday, July 19 at 2:00pm. There will also be a gallery talk by Kathryn Price, Curator of Special Projects, on Thursday, July 26 also at 2:00pm.

You can also learn more about Asco by checking…

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Jessica Hoffman Davis to give Keynote Address for Kidspace Summer Teachers Institute

Jessica Hoffman Davis, Photo by David Eckert

Jessica Hoffman Davis will deliver the keynote address for the inaugural Kidspace Summer Teachers Institute on Monday, July 30 at 4 p.m. The event will be held at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute and is free and open to the public.

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Independence Day 2012


There is no better way to celebrate Independence Day than with a reading of the founding documents and no one gives a better reading than the Williamstown Theatre Festival. The Williams College Museum of Art was proud to host this fun and patriotic event and we can’t wait to do it again next year!


Actors Heather Lind (HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire”) and Finn Wittrock (Broadway’s Death of a Salesman) read the Declaration of Independence followed by comedian Lewis Black who read the…

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Celebrate Independence Day at WCMA

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Photo by Arthur Evans

The Williams College Museum of Art, Chapin Library, and the Williamstown Theartre Festival are pleased to present A Reading of the Founding Documents, an annual Williamstown tradition on July 4 at 1:30 p.m. on the lawn outside WCMA.

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