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  • Chesterwood Announces Artist-in-Residence Casey Krawczyk

    Chesterwood Announces Artist-in-Residence Casey Krawczyk

    Berkshire-based artist Casey Krawczyk will be in residence at Chesterwood through Oct. 9. She will be drawing and painting from visual inspirations found in legendary sculptor Daniel Chester French’s former studio. Visitors to Chesterwood will have the opportunity to meet the artist and observe her at work in the studio on Fridays from 1 to 4 p.m.

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  • “Why Old Places Matter” on July 1 with composer Eric Nathan, Tom Mayes of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and artist Judith Shea

    “Why Old Places Matter” on July 1 with composer Eric Nathan, Tom Mayes of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and artist Judith Shea

    WHY OLD PLACES MATTER AND HOW THEY INSPIRE CREATIVITY: A PANEL DISCUSSION WITH TOM MAYES, ERIC NATHAN AND JUDITH SHEA   What:  Chesterwood, a site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, will host a panel discussion to discuss the importance of old places and their influence on diverse creative works. The artists and scholars on the panel are all winners of the prestigious Rome Prize, awarded to recognize excellence in the arts and humanities, and have been inspired by old places in […]

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  • 2015 Programs and Events

    2015 Programs and Events

    Saturday Art Programs, June 6 through Sept. 12 Family-friendly art tours, demonstrations and workshops presented by Boston Sculptors Gallery from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free with admission. Chesterfest, Sundays in July and August Chesterfest, a new Americana music festival, held on Sunday evenings from July 19 through August 30, features a great selection of contemporary American music, from folk, bluegrass and country to rock, garage bands, psych-folk, punk, and hip-hop. Solo artists perform at 5:30 p.m., followed by bands at 6:30 […]

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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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  • Chesterfest 2015 moves to Sunday evenings in July and August

    Chesterfest 2015 moves to Sunday evenings in July and August

    Put on Your Dancing Shoes for Chesterfest, Sundays in July and August! Chesterfest, a new Americana music festival, held at Chesterwood on Sunday evenings from July 19 through August 30, features a great selection of contemporary American music, from folk, bluegrass and country to rock, garage bands, psych-folk and punk. There might be some hip hop as well!  Solo artists perform at 5:30 p.m., followed by bands at 6:30 p.m. Bring your friends and family, lawn chairs or blanket, and pack a picnic […]

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