Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown

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WCMA sparks new ways of thinking about art and the visual world through its innovative exhibitions, programs, publications and projects. At the heart of the Williams College campus the museum draws on the collaborative and multidisciplinary ethos of the surrounding college to enliven the more than 14,000 works in its growing collection. The museum and its collection is a catalyst for student learning and community engagement.
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  • Opened in 1926, this historic museum of the university was opened in 1926. In the garden in front of the museum, four sculptures by Louise Bourgeois, called "Eyes", are intheted by the audience. In addition to Courbet, Chavanne, Pizarro and Cezanne, there are American painters such as Casat, Prendergast, Hopper and Grant Wood, which can be appreciated as a university museum.
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  • The main museum is closed for renovation. This little show is fun because the works are loaned out to students for a semester. There are lines of people hoping for a Nevelson or a provocative work by ...  more »
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  • Nice exhibits. Found the student picks for their rooms especially interesting. Not a big museum, but always something new to learn and see.
  • Really great collection and fun participatory installations as well!
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