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(518) 463-4478
Capital Region Chamber

Albany Institute of History & Art

125 Washington Avenue
Albany , NY 122102296

Founded in 1791, the Albany Institute of History & Art is a museum dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting and promoting interest in the history, art and culture of Albany and the upper Hudson Valley region.

Undercover: Revealing Design in Quilts, Coverlets, and Bed Hangings. October 11, 2014 through March 8, 2015.
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Upcoming Events

When: Today at 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: $10 non-members; $8 members - per class
Summer 2015 Theme: Opposites Ages 3-5 with an Adult Friday Mornings 10AM-11:30AM July 10th - September 4 $10 non-members; $8 members per class For more information contact Barbara Collins at 463-4478 ext. 405 or by e-mail at collinsb@albanyinstitute.org 'Tute for Tots classes give children, and parents a chance to discover the Albany Institute, and the world of art together. In this program we'll explore the galleries, read stories, have a great time with sensory play exploration, and create our own exciting art projects. Each week will build upon the last, however individual class registration is available. Opposites! This summer we'll discover many types of opposites as we explore everything from texture to light to temperature. Together we'll explore the galleries, read stories, create our own exciting art projects, and have a great time with sensory play exploration. In the studio we'll create our artwork using methods like painting, collage and weaving.
When: Tue, Sep 1, 2015 until Thu, Sep 3, 2015 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: $60 non-members; $45 members per week
Tuesdays-Thursdays 9AM-Noon $60 non-members; $45 members per week Tuition includes materials and museum admission. Registration is required and space is limited. Scholarships May Be Available For more information contact Barbara Collins at 463-4478 ext. 405 or by e-mail at collinsb@albanyinstitute.org Join us to dabble in landscape art, book arts, and more as we make beautiful pieces of art! In these weekly, three-day morning programs, children will create vibrant works of art inspired by our summer exhibitions and our permanent collections. Summer class techniques will include drawing, painting, sculpture, printing, and collage.
When: Thu, Sep 3, 2015 at 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: Albany Institute of History & Art
Cost: Free; RSVP to (518) 463-4478 ext 403
Come hear artist Eric Egas talk about the work featured in his exhibition Seeing Double: The Anaglyphs of Eric Egas. This event is free and open to the public but RSVPs are requested.
When: Sat, Sep 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: $10 non-members; $8 members - per class
Summer 2015 Theme: Opposites Ages 3-5 with an Adult Friday Mornings 10AM-11:30AM July 10th - September 4 $10 non-members; $8 members per class For more information contact Barbara Collins at 463-4478 ext. 405 or by e-mail at collinsb@albanyinstitute.org 'Tute for Tots classes give children, and parents a chance to discover the Albany Institute, and the world of art together. In this program we'll explore the galleries, read stories, have a great time with sensory play exploration, and create our own exciting art projects. Each week will build upon the last, however individual class registration is available. Opposites! This summer we'll discover many types of opposites as we explore everything from texture to light to temperature. Together we'll explore the galleries, read stories, create our own exciting art projects, and have a great time with sensory play exploration. In the studio we'll create our artwork using methods like painting, collage and weaving.
When: Wed, Sep 9, 2015 at 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: Albany Institute of History & Art
Cost: $10 per person OR $15 per couple (food + drink on your own)
The museum wants to work closer with 21-40somethings who are looking to engage with local art + history. Activities with the 1791 Club will take place on the second Wednesdays of each month.

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