MASS MoCA announces its 2021 Summer Season with the opening of two new installations on May 29 – Shaun Leonardo’s You walk… and James Turrell’s Skyspace C.A.V.U. – and a kickoff concert featuring vocalist Julianna Barwick and harpist Mary Lattimore. Time of Now returns on June 26, with a full day of in-person and virtual events exploring the relationship between individual memory and collective history. Community Day on July 17 features free museum admission for Berkshire residents and celebrates the opening of Wes Bruce’s traveling artmobile, The Drifting Studio. MASS MoCA favorites Bang on a Can return for their annual LOUD Weekend July 30-31, with an all-star lineup of special guests.
Additional live performances include a multimedia work-in-progress from photographer Alec Soth and David King (The Bad Plus) and new music from Brookly-based songwriter and producer L’Rain.