Albany Insitute

Undercover: Revealing Design in Quilts, Coverlets, and Bed Hangings

October 11, 2014- March 8, 2015

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2014 Exhibition by Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region

September 27, 2014— January 19, 2015

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Thomas Cole

November 1, 2014–January 25, 2015

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Ancient Egypt Galleries

Ongoing

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Albany Insitute

Nineteenth-Century American Sculpture

Erastus Dow Palmer and His Proteges Launt Thompson, Charles Calverly, and Richard Park

Ongoing

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Albany Insitute

The Hudson River School and the Nineteenth-Century Landscape

Ongoing

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    Exhibitions

    Thomas Cole

    November 1, 2014–January 25, 2015

    2014 Exhibition by Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region

    September 27, 2014—January 19, 2015

    Ancient Egypt

    Ongoing

    Education

    FAMILY PROGRAMS

    Program Descriptions and Registration

    • Art for All

      • December 20: Guest Artist Appearance by Katie DeGroot: Watercolor Painting of Natural Still Life

      • December 26: Scratch Art!: Use the medium of scratch art (scraffito) to explore some of the textile designs in the Undercover exhibition!.

      • December 27: Stitching on Plastic Canvas- Decorate small round shapes with yarn & string.

      • December 29: Wax resist painting!  Have you noticed the term resist on one of our Undercover textile labels?  Explore the process of resist art with us using wax and watercolor paint.

      • December 30: Printmaking!  Learn to use printing blocks, ink, and brayers as you print some of the patterns from the Undercover exhibition!

      • January 3: Crazy Quilt Collage- Create fun collages inspired by victorian crazy quilt designs.

      • January 10: Guest Artist Appearance by Ginger Ertz: Sculpture in Pipe Cleaners & Beads

      • January 17: Guest Artist Appearance by Alta Turner: Weaving

    • Family Days

    • Public Programs

       

    Calendar

    HOLIDAY GIFTS AVAILABLE IN MUSEUM SHOP

    Find your gifts for this holiday season at the museum shop. Remember, members get 10% off their purchase!

    ART FOR ALL

    Saturday, December 13, 10AM-4:30PM
    Free with museum admission

    'Tute for Tots
    Shapes: Heart

    December 16, 10AM—11:30AM
    $8 members; $10 nonmembers

    ART FOR ALL
    with Katie DeGroot: Painting

    Saturday, December 20, 10AM-4:30PM
    Free with museum admission

    MUSEUM CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS

    Thursday, December 25

    ART FOR ALL

    Friday, December 26, 10AM-4:30PM
    Free with museum admission

    ART FOR ALL

    Saturday, December 27, 10AM-4:30PM
    Free with museum admission

    MUSEUM OPEN

    Monday, December 29, 10AM-5PM

    MUSEUM OPEN

    Tuesday, December 30, 10AM-5PM