Media reports

This page will track the history of the EMRCA project and related developments, through links to updated reports in the media.

Here is coverage of the initiating press conference in December 2015, with former governors Dukakis and Weld present:


Berkshire Eagle 

New York Times

Williams Record

Berkshire Fine Arts

BFA follow-up interview with Tom Krens

Berkshire on Stage and Screen

Bill Densmore video of press conference

About release of Concept Development Study and unveiling of the model of the model railroad in February 2016:


Berkshire Eagle

Word of the “cultural corridor” concept getting broadcast in early 2016:


Architects Newspaper

Building Design + Construction

Mark Taylor’s op-ed in Berkshire Eagle

Interior Design magazine

Coverage of “Northern Berkshire Economic summit, July 2016:

Berkshire Eagle


Berkshire Magazine Cover Story, August 2016

iBerkshires on Jean Nouvel in North Adams

Architects Newspaper on Nouvel in conversation with Krens

Berkshire Eagle 2/13/17 on continued commitment of North Adams officials

Developments as of April 2018:

EMRCA Press Release

Berkshire Eagle coverage

iBerkshires coverage

New York Times article on Berkshire real estate