The former Green Emporium Restaurant of Colrain, MA, closed down in 2012.
The Barrel Shop Gallery is the home of your hosts Michael Collins and his partner Pacifico Palumbo. The house was a cooperage that they purchased in 1969.
Both former New Yorkers, they ran a gallery in Greenwich Village for years until they moved to Colrain, MA, permanently in 1991.
Michael is an executive chef. He ran the Green Emporium Restaurant for 23 years. Pacifico is well-known neon artist as well as a prolific painter.