Albany Institute of History & Art

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Albany, NY 122102296


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When: Today until Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where: Albany Institute of History and Art 125 Washington Ave Albany, NY 12210
Cost: $50 for members, $65 for non-members
Did you know that you could create fabulous sculptures with reused, and repurposed everyday items? In this class, young artists will bend, fold, reshape and reuse items that might otherwise...
When: Friday, Aug 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Where: Albany Institute of History and Art 125 Washington Ave Albany, NY 12210
Cost: $10 for members, $12 for non-members
Ages 3-5 (with an adult). Great art? Copy that! Find out more about printmaking and how you can create beautiful copies of your own shapes and pictures with paint and...
When: Tuesday, Aug 29, 2017 until Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where: Albany Institute of History and Art 125 Washington Ave Albany, NY 12210
Cost: $50 for members, $65 for non-members
Make your mark as you try out shading techniques in mediums like chalk, oil pastels, and charcoal. We’ll learn blending, and hatching techniques and find out how adding shadows to...
When: Friday, Sep 1, 2017 at 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Where: Albany Institute of History and Art 125 Washington Ave Albany, NY 12210
Cost: $10 for members, $12 for non-members
Create art that truly stands out! We’ll explore the world of sculpture this class by learning to create small plaster forms, glue wooden pieces together and more. We’ll admire the...
When: Friday, Sep 1, 2017 at 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: Albany Institute of History & Art 125 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12210
Artists whose work was selected for the 2017 Exhibition by Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region will discuss their work on Friday, September 1. Artists include Emily Dorr, Victoria Palermo,...
When: Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: Albany Institute of History & Art 125 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12210
Political cartoons have been used since the 18th century to succinctly illustrate contentious issues, and their use is still common in publications today. The foundation of this multimedia program is...
When: Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: Albany Institute of History & Art 125 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12210
“From Mammy to Madea,” which incorporates rare film clips and movie stills, will begin an important conversation about early racial stereotypes and about the remarkable race filmmakers who attempted to...

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  • Kids Racquet Sports
    Today until Thursday, Aug 24, 2017
    Kids will learn the games of Pickleball and Badminton. This camp will teach the basics of each sport! Kids will have the opportunity for competitive play while learning the values of sportsmanship.
  • Hero or Villain?
    Today until Friday, Aug 25, 2017
    Are you a super hero or an evil villain? Explore the world of super heroes and make your own comic series!
  • Through the Decades
    Today until Friday, Aug 25, 2017
    Travel through the decades as we explore the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. You have to be here to experience the throwback while we enjoy a touch of modern life! Enrichment Visitor: Campers will...
  • Let the games begin!
    Today until Friday, Aug 25, 2017
    Have a favorite game? Well we have got a twist for you! Play your favorite camp activities Greenbush style. Join us for wacky games, tournaments and championships for this week packed with fun.
  • BUILD IT
    Today until Friday, Aug 25, 2017
    Bring your building skills as we enter another week of friendly competition. We will use a variety of materials to build some cool structures, create challenges, and have fun!
  • STEM is All Around Us
    Today until Friday, Aug 25, 2017
    Through hands-on investigations campers will experience a variety of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) concepts. Campers can expect to create take home projects, launch a rocket, and enjoy hiking our own nature trail....
  • Recycled to Rembrandt
    Today until Friday, Aug 25, 2017
    Our week-long camp encourages campers to explore, discover, and express themselves. Each budding Rembrandt will work with paper, books, and more to transform discarded treasures into sculptures, found-object tapestries, and more!
  • Swim Camp
    Today until Friday, Aug 25, 2017
    Swim Camp is designed for those who can swim 50 yards. Campers work to improve and refine the four competitive strokes, sets, starts and finishes along with a healthy dose of teamwork and...
  • Through the Decades
    Today until Friday, Aug 25, 2017
    Travel through the decades as we explore the 5O’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. You have to be here to experience the throwback while we enjoy a touch of modern life!
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