ART EXHIBITS & MUSEUMS
Irina Borisova's Gallery, free with reservation. Ceramics, illustrations, graphics, animation, and puppets from around the globe. Daily family event: Create animated movie workshop. 77 Main St., Lee, (413) 243-8095, (413) 841-6679, mambor9@ vgernet.net.
"Revealed," exhibit of historic women's underwear. Military Gallery, Pottery and Fine Arts Galleries, Wasp Touring Car Gallery, Church Gallery, and the Grandma Moses Gallery. 75 Main St. / Route 9, Bennington, Vt. (802) 447-1571, www.benningtonmuseum.org.
"Taking Flight: Audubon and the World of Birds," wildlife art of John James Audubon, through June 17. Hall of Innovation, Ameri can Indian gallery, Egyptian and other historic art. 39 South St., Pitts field. (413) 443-7171, www.berkshiremuseum.org.
Clark Art Institute
‘Clark Remix' new look at the museum's collections. Impres sionist paintings, 19th century paintings, silver. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday, 225 South St., Williams town. (413) 458-2303, www.clarkart.edu.
"Branching together," work of Helen Hiebert, Sun Young Kang and Michelle Wilson: three artists who use the physicality of paper as a means of telling a story. Gallery 51, 51 Main St., North Adams, (413) 664-8718.
Spring residency with Berkshire artists Derek Taylor and Anne Roecklein, "electro-synthetic" on-site in IS183's Stairwell Gallery. Willard Hill Road off Route 183, Stockbridge.
Annual Berkshire Art Association Fellowship Show, college artists. 28 Renne Ave., Pittsfield. (413) 499-9348.
"Invisible Cities" inspired by Italo Calvino's magical realist fiction. "Making Room: The Space between Two and Three Dimensions," artists at the intersection of craft and technology. Sanford Biggers, "The Cartographer's Conundrum." Philbrick Gardens and "All Those Vanished Engines" installation; "The Workers"; "Nari Ward: Sub Mirage Lignum," exploration of hybrid, transformative spaces. Kidspace rotating exhibits; Sol LeWitt: "A Wall Drawing Retro spect ive," ongoing; Fransje Killaas installation: "Color, No Figures." North Adams. Open daily except Tuesdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., www.massmoca.org. 1040 Mass MoCA Way, North Adams, (413) 662-2111.
North Adams Museum
Museum of History and Science. Hours: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Building 5A, Western Gateway Heritage State Park. (413) 664-4700 or www.northadams history.org.
Norman Rockwell Museum
Post covers and other Norman Rockwell illustrations. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; weekends 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 9 Glendale Road, Stockbridge. (413) 298-4100, www.nrm .org.
"Les Petites Dames de Mode," 60 dolls portraying fashion from 1855 to 1914, through Dec. 31. 104 Walker St., Lenox. (413) 637-3206. www.gildedage.org.
Exhibits explore the railroad industry and the Hoosac Tunnel. Western Gate way Heritage State Park, Route 8 (115 State St.), North Adams, (413) 663-6312.
West Stockbridge Library
Margie Skaggs, Southwest-inspired ceramic art, through April. Library Hours: Tuesday, noon to 5 p.m.; Wednesday, 1 to 5 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 2 to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Town Hall, 21 State Line Road/Route 102, West Stockbridge. (413) 232-4465.
Williams College Museum of Art
"Asco: Elite of the Obscure, A Retrospective, 1972-1987," the first retrospective to present the wide-ranging work of the Chicano performance and conceptual art group Asco (1972-1987), co-organized with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). "Reflections on a Museum," eight exhibitions that take "the museum" as their subject, sprawling over 10 galleries. Open Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m., 15 Law rence Hall Drive, Williamstown. (413) 597-2429, www.wcma.org.
Childs Studio Art Gallery
Ceramics by Josh Simpson and Daniel Bellow; blown-glass from Penrose Design, Alex Brand and Holly Grace; Raku-fired porcelain vessels by Bob Green; sterling silver jewelry by Michael and Maureen Banner and more. 40 Railroad St., Great Barrington. Hours: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and (413) 429-1945, www.childsstudioarts.com.
Cormier Art Gallery
Published Works of Laurie Cormier, Joseph Speraco's Works in oil. Winslow Homer, Thomas Nast and Frederick Remington engravings. Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 682 Tyler St., Pittsfield, (413) 499-4188.
DeVries Fine Art International, Inc.
Bronze scultpture by Andrew DeVries. 62 Church St., Lenox. (413) 238-7755, www.andrewdevries.com.
Eclipse Mill Gallery
Monthly shows. Hours: Friday, 5 to 9 p.m., and Sat urday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Life drawing night, Mondays, 7 to 8:30: weekly sessions, free. Artists volunteer to sit for other artists, or bring materials and subjects. 243 Union St., North Adams, Common Room #102. www.eclipsemillgallery.com. (413) 664-9101.
‘Covet Art and Objects' summer-long show of work in response to museum collections. Hours: Thursday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Ferrin Gallery (Pittsfield) and Dream Away Lodge (Becket) 437 North St., Pittsfield. (413) 442-1622, ferringallery.com.
Works of printmaker and figure artist Michael Vincent Bushy, May show. 25 Union St., Pittsfield.
Good Purpose Gallery
Alumni of the Great Barrington Steiner School -- artists, craftsmen and sculptors -- Daniel Bellow, Christine Casarsa, Ben Junta, Christina Lane, John Lawson, Michael McManmon, Alan Papscun, Luke Shalan, Paula Shalan, Alix von Auenmueller. 40 Main St., Lee, (413) 394-5045.
Paintings by Leslie Peck to May 30. 39 Spring St., Williamstown, (413) 458-1700.
Group show: Richard Lasner, photographs; Kathy Winstanley, watercolors; Thomas Hoad ley, abstract paintings; Vincent Serbin, photographic collages; Jewelry by Julia Britell, Ken Loeber & Donna Look, Barbara Heinrich, Judy Neuge bauer, Niamh Duffy, Lulu, Erica Zap. Monday to Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 21 Church St., Lenox. (413) 637-2814, www.hoadleygallery.com.
"Infinity Earth Tone": new and handbuilt coiled ware, garden sculptures, maskes; also plate painting for all ages, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday through Wednesday. 103 Great Barrington Road, Route 41, West Stockbridge, (413) 232-4646 or www.EHoffman Pottery.com.
Hotchkiss Mobiles Gallery
Mobiles, glass, jewelry, a gallery cafe and a viewing area into a studio/workspace. 8 Center St., West Stockbridge, www.artmobiles.com.
North Adams Regional Hospital
Nearly 200 new works by 20 local artists, part of the hospital's Community Art Program, through April. Surgical Services Waiting Area, Hospital Avenue, North Adams.
"PRESS: Letterpress as a Public Art " MCLA student projects. Also at 109 Main St.,"Coming up Next: MCLA's Emerging Artists" work created by students who will graduate this spring. Main Street, North Adams.
Contemporary glass sculpture of artists including Dale Chihuly, Lino Tagliapietra and William Morris. 3 Elm St., Stockbridge, www.schantzgalleries .com.
Pen and Ink drawings, The Bookstore, 11 Housatonic St., Lenox, (413) 637-3390.
Marilyn Kalish, "Paris" painting series. Photographs by Clemens Kalischer. 332 Main St., Great Barrington. Daily, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (413) 644-0221, www.vaultgallery.net.
Contemporary and decorative art by more than 50 artists. Daily 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., 27 Church St., Lenox. (413) 637-8808, www.thewitgallery .com.