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Norton
 
Watson Fine Arts
 
East Main Street
 
Wheaton College
 
Norton                  MA   02766    
 
Phone   508 286-3578
 
Web Site  http://www.wheatoncollege.edu/Acad/Art/Gallery/
 
Description  2 of contemporary art in all media, permanent collection
 
Type of Resource   Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:      12/14/2003

  MA
 
Paxton
 
Moll Art Center St Luke's Gallery
 
50 Sunset Lane
 
Anna Maria College
 
Paxton      MA   01612    
 
Phone   508 849-4443
 
Web Site  http://www.annamaria.edu/Other/News_Ticker_Items/Femme_Finale/index.htm
 
Description  mostly student shows
 
Type of Resource   Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:   12/16/2003

  MA
 
Pittsfield
 
Berkshire Artisans/Lichtenstein Center for the Art
 
28 Renne Avenue
 
Pittsfield  MA  01201
 
Phone  413 499-9348
 
Web Site  http://www.berkshireweb.com/artisans/index.html
 
E-mail  mailto:BERKART@taconic.net
 
Description  arts center with gallery, performance area, workshops & studios
 
Type of Resource  Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:  10/09/2003

  MA
 
Plymouth
 
Richard Sparrow House
 
42 Summer Street
 
Plymouth          MA   02360     
 
Phone   508 747-1240
 
Web Site  http://www.sparrowhouse.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:director@sparrowhouse.com
 
Description  oldest house in Plymouth, location of Pottery Gallery
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Era  1640
 
New or Updated:   12/28/2003

  MA
 
Provincetown
 
Provincetown Art Association &  Museum
 
460 Commercial Street
 
Provincetown   MA  02657    
 
Phone   508 487-1750
 
Web Site  http://www.paam.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:paam@capecod.net
 
Description  since 1919 features artists attracted o community at the tip of Cape Cod
 
Type of Resource   Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   1/3/2004

  MA

  Rockport

  Rockport Art Association

  12 Main Street

  Rockport  MA  01966    

  Phone  978 546-6604

  Web Site  http://www.rockportartassn.org/

  Description  arts center with 6 galleries in historic structure

  Type of Resource  Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Building Type Tavern

  Research  Library

  Era  1687

  New or Updated:  5/6/2006
 

  MA

  Roxbury

  Roxbury Center for Arts at Hibernian Hall

  182-184 Dudley St, Suite 100

  Roxbury  MA   02119    

  Phone   617 541-3900

  Web Site http://www.actroxbury.org/home.html

  Description cultural & arts programs with film, lectures, literature, staged readings

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Owner/Operator:  ACT Roxbury Consortium

  New or Updated:   7/27/2006


  MA

  Salem

  Peabody Essex Museum

  161 Essex Street

  Salem  MA   01970    

  Phone   978 745-9500

  Web Site  www.pem.org

  Description  oldest continuously operating museum in US, 2.4 million items in

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection  Design

  Collection  Paintings

  Research   Library

  New or Updated:  5/7/2006
 

  MA

  South Hadley

  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

  Mt Holyoke College

  Lower Lake Road

  South Hadley  MA  01075    

  Phone  413 538-2245

  Web Site www.mtholyoke.edu/offices/artmuseum

  Description  general college art museum

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  New or Updated:  7/9/2006

 

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Springfield
 
George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum
 
222 State Street
 
Springfield   MA  01103    
  Phone   413 733-4214
 
Web Site  www.quadrangle.org
 
Description  mostly Oriental collection, armor, art, rugs
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Collection G-M  Jewelry
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Group Identity   Asian
 
New or Updated:   2/10/2004
 

  MA

  Springfield

  Springfield Museum of Fine Arts

  220 State Street

  Springfield  MA   01103    

  Phone  413 263-6800

  Web Site www.quadrangle.org

  E-mail  mailto:info@springfieldmuseums.org

  Description  General European and American art museum

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection G-M  Lithographs

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:  6/19/2006

 
    MA
 
Tyringham
 
Santarella
 
75 Main Road
 
Tyringham  MA  01264    
 
Phone  413 243-3260
 
Web Site  http://www.berkshireweb.com/santarella/index.html
 
Description  home built by sculptor in the 1930's, roof looks like thatch, hold studios, art                         & sculpture garden
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Sculpture
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  11/04/2003
 

  MA

  Waltham

  Rose Art Museum

  415 South Street

  Brandeis U

  Waltham  MA  02254     

  Phone  781 736-3434

  Web Site www.brandeis.edu/rose

  Description  contemporary art, collection includes American art of the 60's & 70's

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Owner/Operator:  Brandeis University

  New or Updated:  7/1/2006

  MA
 
Waltham
 
Waltham Mills Artists Association
 
c/o Waltham Studios, 4th Floor, Building 4
 
144 Moody Street
 
Waltham  MA  02453    
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.wmaastudios.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@wmaastudios.org
 
Description  group of artists in restored mill
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type   Mill
 
New or Updated:  1/26/2004

  MA

  Wellesley

  Davis Museum and Cultural Center

  106 Central Street

  Wellesley  MA   02481    

  Phone 781 283-2051

  Alt Phone  781 283-3382

  Web Site http://www.wellesley.edu/DavisMuseum/davismenu.html

  Description  general art museum, multiple eras, disciplines, locations

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Owner/Operator:  Wellesley College

  New or Updated:   7/3/2006

  MA
 
Westfield
 
Jasper Rand Art Museum
 
6 Elm Street
 
Westfield  MA 01085     
 
Phone  413 568-1558
 
Web Site  http://www.westath.org/westframeset.html
 
Description  monthly exhibits by local artists, part of 3 facility Westfield Athenaeum
 
Type of Resource  Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
New or Updated:  09/10/2003

Massachusetts
West Roxbury
Museum of Bad Art
10 Vogel Street
West Roxbury MA 02132
Phone 617 325-8224
Web Site http://glyphs.com/moba/
E-mail moba@world.std.com
Description if its bad, it may be here
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Arts

  MA
 
Weymouth
 
Abigail Adams Birthplace
 
180 Norton Street
 
North and Norton Streets
 
Weymouth  MA  02188    
 
Phone  781 335-4205
 
Web Site  http://abigailadams.org/
 
Description  birthplace of the woman who was wife of one president and mother of another
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Owner/Operator:  Abigail Adams Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  09/15/2003

 
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