Dining at the Clark:
A culinary treat!

The Clark and culinary partner Starr Events offer three exceptional dining choices: Café 7 (open 11 am–5 pm), offering fresh sandwiches, salads, and treats with sit-down service on the lower level of the Clark Center ; Francine's (open 9:30 am–3 pm), a casual summer to-go lunch spot in the Clark Center's West Pavilion; and Stone Hill Café (open 11 am–4 pm), offering glorious mountain views and al fresco dining on the terrace of the Lunder Center at Stone Hill.

Ensemble for the Romantic Century Presents:
Van Gogh’s Ear

August 20–30
New York City’s Ensemble for the Romantic Century, in partnership with the American Institute for Economic Research, presents Van Gogh’s Ear, an original theatrical concert based on Vincent van Gogh’s letters to his brother Theo. Van Gogh’s Ear is a fully staged production with live performances of the music of Debussy, Fauré, Chausson, and Franck. Shows will be held at the American Institute for Economic Research (AIER) in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

Mobile app for iPad now available!

Free download on iTunes
We're excited to launch ClarkArt Mobile for iPad! Engage with more than 150 works in the collection through in-depth audio, video, and interactive content; take an environmental sustainability tour of the campus; delve into the history of the Clark through an interactive timeline; plan your visit; and more!
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Van Gogh and Nature

June 14–September 13, 2015
The Clark welcomes Van Gogh and Nature, featuring nearly fifty paintings and drawings from thirty museums and private collections around the world. Read the New York Times and Boston Globe reviews here!

Whistler’s Mother

July 4–September 27, 2015
James McNeill Whistler's Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 1 (Portrait of the Artist’s Mother) is the centerpiece of the exhibition Whistler's Mother: Grey, Black, and White, on view at the Lunder Center at Stone Hill. Read Sebastian Smee's Boston Globe article here.

Thomas Schütte: Crystal

Now open
Thomas Schütte: Crystal is the contemporary artist’s first full-scale architectural artwork in the United States. Located on a meadow near the top of Stone Hill, Crystal provides visitors the opportunity to reflect on how landscapes and places are constructed and preserved. Pick up a trail map at the admissions desk and take a hike to the installation.

Whistler’s Mother:
A Family History

Saturday, August 8
11 am
In this free public lecture, Justin McCann, Lunder Consortium for Whistler Studies Fellow at Colby College Museum of Art, tells the intimate story of Arrangement in Grey and Black No. 1 (Portrait of the Artist's Mother) as part of a transatlantic history of the Whistler family.
Lunder Center at Stone Hill

Architecture and Sustainability Walk

Thursday, August 13, 1 pm
The Architecture and Sustainability Walk illustrates how the Institute's collection, buildings, and landscape are seamlessly interconnected. Meet at the Orientation Center, just before the main entrance. Free with paid admission. Rain or shine!

Bar du Vin:
A Summer Wine Bar

Fridays, August 14, 21, and 28, 4 pm
Relax with a glass of wine, some delicious food, and friends as you take in the magnificent view from the Clark Center’s Fernández Terrace. In celebration of the exhibition Van Gogh and Nature, the summer wine bar offers a variety of French wines and beers and Provençal small plates for sale—all in an ideal setting.

A Conversation about Thomas Schütte: Crystal

Sunday, August 16
3 pm
David Breslin, the John R. Eckel, Jr. Foundation Chief Curator of the Menil Collection, Houston, Texas, joins in conversation with Lynne Cooke, senior curator of special projects in modern art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., about Thomas Schütte's installation at the Clark.
Lunder Center, Hunter Studio