The Berkshire Museum announces PaperWorks: The Art and Science of an Extraordinary Material

. June 4, 2013

The Berkshire Museum presents PaperWorks: The Art and Science of an Extraordinary Material an exhibition that explores paper as a source of creative inspiration and innovation, on view June 15, 2013 through October 26, 2013.

The opening reception for PaperWorks: The Art and Science of an Extraordinary Material, will be held on Friday, June 14, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Visitors will be able to preview the exhibition; light refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public.

The exhibition is part of the year-long recognition of the Museum’s 110th anniversary. Berkshire Museum was founded by Zenas Crane, a third-generation papermaker whose descendants are still making fine paper in the Berkshires. In fact, the portion of the exhibition that explores the history of paper around the world includes objects loaned by the Crane Museum of Papermaking. http://berkshiremuseum.org

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