Beginning Saturday, June 15, 2013, Berkshire Museum will present PaperWorks: The Art and Science of an Extraordinary Material, a new exhibition that explores paper as a source of creative inspiration and innovation. PaperWorks features compelling contemporary works of art by more than 35 artists, all made from paper, as well as an array of objects and artifacts that show the uses of paper in industry, science, fashion, and technology. PaperWorks will be on view through October 26, 2013. PaperWorks is proudly sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union, Onyx Specialty Papers Inc., Interprint, Inc., Crane & Co, and Potsdam Specialty Paper.

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. Check out the gallery below for a look at some of pieces that will be on view during PaperWorks.