Dreams and Digressions

Kris Galli is a lifelong Berkshire County resident who lives in Lenox with her husband, photographer Edward Acker. Galli has been painting since she was a teenager. “It was my way of making sense of the world,” she said. “For years I wondered what to do with my life, then I’d go paint for a …Continue Reading

Off the Beaten Path

Prints by J. Ann Eldridge and Photographs by Bill Duffy. The show is open weekends, 1:00 – 5:00 pm from 5/17 through 6/22 – Opening Reception Saturday, May 17/4:00 to 6:00pm. FREE ADMISSION Click here for information on our ARTISTS CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR THE FALL ART SHOW    

Teen Short Story Writing Contest Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 13, 2015 Media Contact: 
Gina Hyams, PR Consultant 413-464-2851 
moc.l1558387475iamg@1558387475smayh1558387475anig1558387475 Spencertown Academy Arts Center Announces 
Teen Short Story Contest 
Deadline for Submissions: June 30, 2015 Spencertown, New York – Spencertown Academy Arts Center announces its first-ever Teen Short Story Contest. The contest is open to Berkshire and Columbia County teenaged writers …Continue Reading

Gallery Open Hours for VETS

 Saturday Oct 19  4 to 6  Opening/Reception, Sat/Sun Nov 2/3 –  1 to 4,  Sat/Sun Nov 9/10 –  1 to 4, Sat/Sun Nov 16/17 -1 to 4, Saturday Nov 23 -1 to 4, Sat/Sun Dec 7/8  – 1 to 4,     Sat/Sun Dec 14/15 1 to 4  

VETS: Portraits of Veterans of War

“VETS” is an achingly beautiful and personal series of Veterans of War. Primarily using portraits as his starting point, photographer William Wright evokes and unveils a truth in his subjects that transcend the light of everyday life. We see the familiar but it is rendered extraordinary.

Conversations with Neighbors: Michael Singer in Conversation with Sam Pratt

Sam Pratt is a writer, designer and environmental activist who led the nearly seven-year fight against St. Lawrence Cement. He’s written for some two dozen national publications, most recently The New York Observer. He covers local matters for Rural Intelligence and at his own site, www.sampratt.com . Michael Singer was News Director at KCBS Los Angeles, where …Continue Reading

Zak Pelaccio in Conversation with Ruth Reichl

Please join us as we welcome celebrated chef and restaurateur, Zakary Pelaccio of Fish and Game restaurant in Hudson along with writer and editor Ruth Reichl as they discuss taking local food to a new level. A reception will follow.

Festival of Books 2013

The eigth annual Festival of Books is a celebration of books and reading for the whole community.The 2013 Festival of Books takes place August  31st- September 2. The Festival features panel discussions, readings, and book signings by nationally known and local authors, children’s events – including a visit from favorite storybook characters, the Cookbook Cafe, and more. Best …Continue Reading