Seasons's highlights include “Clues behind the Painting” with paintings by Picasso, Braque & Gris mounted on acrylic posts so viewers can see both the front and back. Backs reveal historic stamps and labels and tell compelling stories in the history of art. Architectural Historian Richard Guy Wilson lectures August 4th on Le Corbusier. Painting demonstrations by professional artists every Friday and monthly color workshops Saturdays. Click Continue Reading for more names and dates.
Season opens Thursday, June 21-Sunday October 7th. Open Thursday-Sunday 10-3 for hourly guided tours. After Labor Day, Thursday-Saturday.
Berkshire county residents’ half-price tour program, Thursday 10 am tour. Library Pass Program-Participating local library card holders up to two passes per day to enable increased community access to the House & Studio.
Friday, June 22, 11am Painting Demonstration with encaustic artist Ali Herrmann.
Friday, June 29, 11am Painting Demonstration with portrait artist Hannah Supranowitz
Saturday, June 30, 10-12pm Color Workshop with artist/Director Kinney Frelinghuysen
Friday, July 6, 11am Painting Demonstration with leather artist Michael King.
Friday, July 13, 11am Painting Demonstration with watercolor artist Marguerite Bride
Friday July 20, 11 am Painting Demonstration with oil glazing artist Sean McCusker.
Friday, July 27, 11am Painting Demonstration with oil illustration artist Susan Robinson.
Saturday, July 28, 10-12pm Color workshop led by Director/artist Kinney Frelinghuysen. Free with admission.
Friday, August 3, 11am Painting Demonstration with acrylic artist Maureen Engle.
Saturday, August 4th, 3pm, Richard Guy Wilson, architectural historian, will do an exciting comparison of the 1930 Studio with the Parisian Le Corbusier studio that inspired it. Join us for the talk and tour. RESERVE.
Friday August 10, 11am Painting Demonstration with acrylic artist Ellie Spangler.
Friday, August 17, 11am Painting Demonstration with oil landscape artist Ghetta Hirsch
Friday, August 24, Painting Demonstration, mixed media artist Diane Firtell.
Saturday, August 25, 10-12pm Color workshop led by Director/artist Kinney Frelinghuysen. Free with admission.
Friday, August 31, 11am Painting Demonstration with acrylic artist Scott Taylor.
Fridays, 21 & 28, 10-11:30 OLLI class "How to Enrich Your Modern Art Experience" held in the Classroom. A fee to Olli is required.
OLLI classes held Fridays, 5 & 12. Fee to Olli required.
Last day of tours, Sunday, October 7th. Scheduled groups of 12 or more available until the end of the month.