Andrew DeVries Sculpture Trail - Atlas Obscura

Andrew DeVries Sculpture Trail

Middlefield, Massachusetts

Dozens of bronze sculptures are woven into the landscape along this trail. 

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Andrew DeVries has been creating and selling his bronze sculptures around the world for over 45 years. Quite a few years ago, he moved from his studio in Lenox to a large, peaceful property along the Westfield River. Over the years, he has constructed a sculpture trail that displays more than 30 of his bronze castings. The pieces are arranged with the natural landscape and accompanied by poems.

Much of DeVries’ work explores the human body through forms of movement. Early in his art career, he spent years studying and drawing ballet dancers, and his bronze sculptures often depict dancers in motion. DeVries is often on the property and opens his gallery to speak with visitors.

Know Before You Go

The Sculpture Trail is open on weekends from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the summer starting May 19, but he will welcome you at other time with advance notice. The walk takes about 30 minutes. Tours are available at other times of year by calling (413)-238-7755 to schedule a visit. 


The location can be hard to find via GPS, but updated instructions can be found on their website. 

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