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  • “Boston Sculptors Gallery at Chesterwood 2015″ Opens May 23

    “Boston Sculptors Gallery at Chesterwood 2015″ Opens May 23

    East meets west at Chesterwood this season in the innovative, site-specific sculpture exhibition “Boston Sculptors Gallery at Chesterwood 2015”. The temporary installation, on view daily at Chesterwood through October 12, features new works by 24 members and alumni of Boston Sculptors Gallery, based in Boston’s South End.

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  • Chesterwood to Hold Season’s Opening Party on May 23

    Chesterwood to Hold Season’s Opening Party on May 23

    The fundraising event includes cocktails in Daniel Chester French’s residence, a delicious dinner, dance performances, and a fabulous silent auction. Make your reservations now for the not-to-be-missed event of the season!

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  • Chesterwood Opens Daily for Season on May 23

    Chesterwood Opens Daily for Season on May 23

    NEWS RELEASE Highlights include “Boston Sculptors Gallery at Chesterwood 2015”, artist-in-residence Roberley Bell’s “object a day” sculpture project, and “Chesterfest” new Americana music festival Stockbridge, Mass. (April 30, 2015) — Chesterwood, the former summer home, studio and gardens of Daniel Chester French, America’s foremost sculptor of public monuments, announces its 2015 schedule of exhibitions, programs, and events. Chesterwood will open the first three weekends in May for one-hour guided tours only of the studio and residence at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., […]

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  • Sculptor Roberley Bell Selected as Chesterwood’s 2015 Artist-in-Residence

    Sculptor Roberley Bell Selected as Chesterwood’s 2015 Artist-in-Residence

    Chesterwood announces that sculptor Roberley Bell has been selected to be its 2015 artist-in-residence from May 1 through 31. Bell, whose residency is supported by a grant from the Lillian Heller Curator’s Award at Chesterwood, is best known for her sculptural and installation work that creates a dialogue between our interior and exterior worlds, as well as the natural realm and its synthetic likeness. Chesterwood will hold open studio hours with Bell on May 10, 17 and 24 from 2 […]

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  • News Release: Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood 2015

    News Release: Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood 2015

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 15, 2015 Images available upon request   Boston Sculptors Gallery at Chesterwood 2015 Exhibition dates: Saturday May 23, 2015 through Monday October 12, 2015 Participants: 24 Boston Sculptors Gallery members and alumni Stockbridge, Mass. (May 23, 2015) – Twenty-four Boston Sculptors Gallery members and alumni are creating new site-specific sculptures and installations for Chesterwood, A Site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, for the exhibition Boston Sculptors Gallery at Chesterwood, May – October, […]

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  • Artist’s Retreat Chesterwood Completes an Artful Restoration

    Artist’s Retreat Chesterwood Completes an Artful Restoration

    Daniel Chester French’s studio has been restored. Learn more here!

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  • Blog Updates!

    Blog Updates!

    Researcher Dana Pilson is still hard at work in the Chesterwood Archives at Chapin Library at Williams College! Check out her blog for fun news about her research on Daniel Chester French, including her latest post on French’s daughter, Margaret.

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  • VIDEO: Daniel Chester French: Sculpting an American Vision

    VIDEO: Daniel Chester French: Sculpting an American Vision

    This video was produced to illustrate the life and accomplishments of Daniel Chester French, through it we hope to provide a primer on this remarkable individual which will provide better context of why he built and resided at Chesterwood, in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, for half of the year.

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  • Chesterwood receives $250,000 Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund Grant

    Chesterwood receives $250,000 Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund Grant

    The Cultural Facilities Fund awarded Chesterwood Museum and Estate $250,000 to undertake a comprehensive restoration of the interior, exterior, and structural supports of Daniel Chester French’s Studio.

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  • A Conversation with Sculptors-in-Residence Kate Kaman and Joel Erland

    A Conversation with Sculptors-in-Residence Kate Kaman and Joel Erland

    September 30: A Conversation with Chesterwood’s Sculptors-in-Residence Kate Kaman and Joel Erland, Moderated by Sculptor Judith Shea at 5:30 p.m. on the Studio Piazza at Chesterwood. A reception with the artists will follow. Admission to the lecture is free. Seating is limited. Please RSVP to Anne Cathcart, 413.298.3579, ext. 25216; Anne_Cathcart@nthp.org.

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