- Saturday, January 25, 10am–7pm
- Free for all
- MASS MoCA
Free for all who walk through the doors, our annual community celebration is brimming with art-making, gallery tours, live music, pop-up performances, fun photos, a free screening of Museum Town directed by Jennifer Trainer Thompson, and tons more to inspire and explore. Kidspace turns 20 this year — join the festivities as we celebrate two decades of bringing engaging exhibitions and a vibrant art studio to both children and adults.
FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION ALL DAY
Plan to spend the day! You’ll find pop-up performances, a Sol LeWitt photo booth, and art projects for the entire family happening throughout the museum. End the day by dancing along to M.A.K.U. Soundsystem’s mash of Colombian folklore, psychedelic rock, and Caribbean grooves, up in Club B10 at 8pm.
11:30am – Celebrate 20 years of Kidspace, Building 10.3
Classic birthday party games with a Kidspace twist
12pm – 3pm – Photo Booth, Sol LeWitt: A Wall Drawing Retrospective
12:30pm – Drury High School Jazz Trio, Building 4, 2nd floor
2pm – Andy Wrba and The Darrow School performance, B6: The Robert W. Wilson Building 2nd floor
3pm – 4pm – Photo Booth, Gamaliel Rodríguez: La Travesía/Le Voyage, Hunter Hallway, Building 11
3:30pm – Dance Workshop – learn some steps with Berkshire Salsa, Building 6, 2nd floor
4pm – Museum Town screening, Hunter Center, Building 11
Post-screening Q&A with Director Jennifer Trainer Thompson
4pm – 7pm – Open Studios at MASS MoCA, Building 13 and Building 34
8pm – M.A.K.U. Soundsystem
11am – 7pm – Art projects in Kidspace, Building 8, and Building 5
11am – 7pm – Kidspace: 20, Building 10.3
Pop-up exhibition celebrating Kidspace’s 20th anniversary
On the quarter of the hour (starting at 11:15) – Elevator Music – played live, Building 4
Tours depart from the information desk
- 11am Cauleen Smith
- 11:30am Louise Bourgeois
- 12:00pm ERRE
- 12:30pm Annie Lennox
- 1pm Sol LeWitt
- 1pm Ledelle Moe
- 1:30pm James Turrell
- 2pm Jenny Holzer
- 2pm Louise Bourgeois
- 2:30pm Slow Art
- 3pm Titus Kaphar
- 3:30pm ERRE
- 4pm Suffering From Realness
- 4pm Slow Art
Need a ride?
Enjoy our free shuttle service leaving from Reid Middle School in Pittsfield.
Pick-up at Reid: 10am, 12pm, 2pm
Depart from MASS MoCA: 1pm or 5pm
Make a Plan
Check out restaurants in downtown North Adams or find a nosh right here on campus: Lickety Split Cafe, Gramercy Bistro, Bright Ideas Brewing, and A-oK Berkshire Barbeque.
MASS MoCA strives to provide the best possible experience for all our visitors, for information about accessibility at ticketed events click here.
Community Day is sponsored by MountainOne, Berkshire Gas, and Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation.