Williams College Museum of Art

What is it about the extreme northwestern corner of Massachusetts, squeezed between Mt. Greylock and the Green Mountains of Vermont, that draws such exceptional art institutions?
The magazine has a history of supporting the arts, and for many years it featured artwork of respected American Artists as their covers.
At Bowdoin College's museum I stumbled upon a small gem of an exhibit. It was poignant to view the alabaster pieces depicting the medieval representations of the Biblical scenes of this week.