MASS MoCA

Strange. Psychedelic. And very, very modern.

1040 Mass Moca Way, North Adams, MA 01247

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Ever wanted to see a giant bird made from construction materials? How about an octagonal bunker containing an abandoned office? Housed on a restored 19th century factory campus, MASS MoCA is the largest center for contemporary visual and performing arts in the country. It's always changing, and it's always interesting.

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  • Darren Waterston: Uncertain Beauty

    Darren Waterston: Uncertain Beauty On view beginning March 8, 2014 Whistler's Peacock Room reimagined - drawing parallels between the excesses of the...

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    Sat, Mar 8, 2014 - Sun, Feb 1, 2015

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  • The Dying of the Light: Film as Medium and Metaphor

    Photochemical film is quickly drifting into obsolescence as the motion picture industry transitions to digital media and fewer and fewer...

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    Sat, Mar 29, 2014 - Thu, Jan 1, 2015

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  • The Poetry of Agha Shahid Ali

    Izhar Patkin collaborated with the late Kashmiri-American poet, Agha Shahid Ali (1949-2001), on his series of "veil" paintings,...

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    Thu, Apr 24, 2014

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  • David Neumann: Solo Works

    Interdisciplinary choreographer David Neumann will present an intimate evening of solos that span his two-decade career. Effervescent, delightfully odd, and...

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    Sat, Apr 26, 2014

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  • Andrew Dawson: Space Panorama

    Amid his residency developing The Russian Doctor, director and choreographer Andrew Dawson presents an otherworldly family affair. Space Panorama is...

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    Sat, May 3, 2014

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  • 15 Year Party

    FERN�NDEZ IN GRAPHITE AND GOLD FISH TACOS AND GIN DEREK HOPKINS POPS UP RED...

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    Sat, May 24, 2014

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  • MOVIE AT THE AIRPORT: APOLLO 13

    Harriman - West Airport, North Adams Gates, grills, and bar open at 7pm / no coolers / free gliders for first 100 kids...

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    Tue, Jun 3 - Thu, Jul 3, 2014

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  • Fredericks Brown

    Fredericks Brown consists of powerhouse singer-songwriter Deva Mahal -- daughter of the legendary blues musician Taj Mahal -- and New...

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    Sat, Jun 7, 2014

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  • Hudson Vagabond Puppets: Caps for Sale

    The cast of Hudson Vagabond Puppets brings its giant and colorful puppetry to MASS MoCA with a vivid rendition of...

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    Sat, Jun 14, 2014

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  • BECK

    Tickets available only through the MASS MoCA box office, online, or by telephone during museum hours 413.664.4481 x1. All tickets are...

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    Tue, Jun 24, 2014

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  • Two Truths and a Lie

    A time -tested parlor game hits the stage for an evening of American history-themed tall tales and torqued realities. Led...

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    Sat, Jul 5, 2014

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  • The Measure of All Things with Sam Green and yMusic

    Inspired by our collective fascination with The Guinness Book of World Records, filmmaker Sam Green traveled across the world to...

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    Sat, Jul 12, 2014

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  • Netsayi

    This Zimbabwean contemporary folk star is among the most captivating and original singer-songwriters to emerge on the world music scene...

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    Sat, Jul 19, 2014

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  • Alloy Orchestra: He Who Gets Slapped

    Perennial MASS MoCA favorite, Alloy Orchestra, returns with a signature live score to the 1924 classic He Who Gets Slapped, the...

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    Sat, Aug 9, 2014

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  • Jason Isbell

    One-time Drive-By Trucker Jason Isbell writes open -hearted songs full of storm and drama, bursting with personal truths, and echoing...

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    Fri, Aug 15, 2014

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  • Elysian Fields

    Composers Jennifer Charles and Oren Bloedow are MASS MoCA veterans and NYC indie music stalwarts, weaving dream pop and noir...

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    Sat, Aug 16, 2014

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  • Lost Bayou Ramblers

    Foot-stomping zydeco collides with fist-pumping rock 'n' roll when the Lost Bayou Ramblers joins us from Louisiana with a modern...

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    Sat, Aug 23, 2014

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  • Roomful of Teeth

    Upon receiving a 2014 Grammy, Roomful of Teeth director Brad Wells said, "We wouldn't have this album without our work...

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    Fri, Aug 29, 2014

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