Tag Archive for sculpture

BTW Berkshire artists in West Stockbridge

The painter caught my eye, standing on the grass outside the old town hall. Straw hat and smock, pallette and easil — a plein air artist made of straw. On the easil, splashes of bright color announced that the Richmond-West Stockbridge Artists Guild has an exhibit running this weekend and next (Aug. 24 to 27…

Turn Park sculpture reflects with humor

I was sitting on a cliff edge in a rocking chair. Bees were moving in the meadow flowers, even in a light rain, and Don Quixote with rivets in his shoulders held a daisy in his fingers. He was looking at it round-eyed. The new Turn Park Art Space in West Stockbridge is a quizzical kind of…

Sculpture and signal boxes

Walking around North Bennington and the North Bennington Sculpture Show on a July afternoon …

 

Robert Hite builds spirit houses

A weathered wooden smokehouse in the apple orchard, a free-standing fence enclosed in morning glories, a 20-foot tower where an invisible watcher can look out over the Round Stone Barn — new structures seem to have taken root Hancock Shaker Village this summer. And up the road at the Berkshire Museum they will appear on…

3-D Digital hub grows in Bennington

A sink carved from Vermont maple ripples in the exact topography of a valley in the Green Mountains. Karolina Kawiaka, the artist and architect who designed it, has used new technologies that have led to advances in cancer treatment, jet engines and housing on Mars. Digital design and fabrication has advanced rapidly in this century,…