Loading Events

← Back to Events

Williams College Museum of Art

+ Google Map
15 Lawrence Hall Drive
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
(413) 597-2429 https://wcma.williams.edu/

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

June 2018

The Seeds of Divinity: An exhibition of Pre-Columbian art

June 23 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until August 26, 2018

Williams College Museum of Art, 15 Lawrence Hall Drive
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
+ Google Map

Comprised of 33 objects from five Mesoamerican civilizations—Maya, Teotihuacán, Nayarit, Zapotec, and Aztec—The Seeds of Divinity explores the spiritual and the sacred, plumbing the mutable line between humans, gods, and animals.

Find out more »

RAWR! A WCMA Bestiary

June 23 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 23, 2018

Williams College Museum of Art, 15 Lawrence Hall Drive
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
+ Google Map

For centuries, artists have depicted the diverse and intimate nature of humans’ relationship to animals. Wild and domestic beasts have served as deities and food sources; as objects of ornament or sacrifice; as companion or curiosity. Works from the Williams College Museum of Art’s encyclopedic collection explore the representation of animals in art and artifacts across time and across the globe.

Find out more »

Dance We Must: Treasures from Jacob’s Pillow, 1906-1940

June 29 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until November 11, 2018

Williams College Museum of Art, 15 Lawrence Hall Drive
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
+ Google Map

Over 350 materials, including more than 30 costumes and accessories, over 200 photographs, five original antique costume trunks, and a dozen original artworks from both the Jacob’s Pillow Archives and Williams College Special Collections, the exhibition contextualizes the pioneering work of Shawn and St. Denis within the scope of American art history through artifacts that have never been seen before.

Find out more »
July 2018

Celebrate Dance We Must

July 2 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Williams College Museum of Art, 15 Lawrence Hall Drive
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
+ Google Map

Start the evening with a drink on the WCMA patio. Dancers take the celebration inside for performances in the galleries. The historical choreography of Ted Shawn comes to life in live reconstructions by Adam H. Weinert. Weinert and company perform Pierrot in the Dead City, Four Solos Based on American Folk Music, and other historic solos. Erica Dankmeyer will perform a reconstruction of one of Ruth St. Denis' earliest nautch dances, Bakawali Nautch, 1913.

Find out more »
+ Export Events