February 3, 2017
Williamstown, Massachusetts—A day of love at the Clark Art Institute kicks off with two Valentine’s brunches on Sunday, February 12 at 10 am and 11:45 am in the Michael Conforti Pavilion. The menu, prepared by STARR Events Executive Chef Dan Hardy, includes corned beef hash, eggs benedict, French toast, carved turkey, farro salad, mixed greens, breakfast potatoes, assorted pastries, fresh fruit, fresh-squeezed orange and grapefruit juice, coffee and tea, assorted desserts, and more. Tickets are $42 for adults ($39 members) and $14 for children 12 and under (not including tax, gratuities, and additional optional beverages). Advance registration is required; to purchase tickets by February 9, visit clarkart.edu or call 413 458 0524.
The Clark is also airing an encore presentation of the opera Roméo et Juliette, a production of The Met: Live in HD at 1 pm in the auditorium. Tickets are $25 ($22 members, $18 students); combination tickets for the brunch and the opera are also available. Visit clarkart.edu or call 413 458 0524 for more information.
Other activities throughout the day include a cappella performances by Williams College groups; a scavenger hunt in the galleries; and writing love letters to favorite paintings in the collection.


The Clark Art Institute, located in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, is one of a small number of institutions globally that is both an art museum and a center for research, critical discussion, and higher education in the visual arts. Opened in 1955, the Clark houses exceptional European and American paintings and sculpture, extensive collections of master prints and drawings, English silver, and early photography. Acting as convener through its Research and Academic Program, the Clark gathers an international community of scholars to participate in a lively program of conferences, colloquia, and workshops on topics of vital importance to the visual arts. The Clark library, consisting of more than 270,000 volumes, is one of the nation’s premier art history libraries. The Clark also houses and co-sponsors the Williams College Graduate Program in the History of Art.
The Clark is located at 225 South Street in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Galleries are open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm. Admission is $20; free year-round for Clark members, children 18 and younger, and students with valid ID. For more information, visit clarkart.edu or call 413 458 2303.
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