Museum requests expedited trail following Healey’ injunction

Museum requests expedited trail following Healey’ injunction

By Joel Williams PITTSFIELD — An appellate court ruling on Attorney General Maura Healey’s injunction brought another turn in what protestors have described as an emotional rollercoaster. While the injunction has halted the auction until Dec. 11, the Museum’s legal team has filed a six page brief with the Superior Court asking for an expedited […]

Museum protesters: Use attention to raise money

Museum protesters: Use attention to raise money

PITTSFIELD — The Berkshire Museum has been drawn into the national spotlight in the weeks since its leadership announced a highly controversial and heavily scrutinized plan to auction 40 works of art to fund a new direction. Save the Art, a local group dedicated to halting the sale of the paintings, is urging museum director […]