The Hudson River School: Landscape Paintings from the Albany Institute

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Spotlight: Albany & Anti-Suffrage

September 2, 2017 — March 31, 2018

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The Fashionable Portrait

July 15, 2017—March 31, 2018

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Crisan Cafe at the Albany Institute

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    Exhibitions

    The Fashionable Portrait

    July 15, 2017 - March 31, 2018

    Spotlight: Albany & Anti-Suffrage

    September 2, 2017—March 31, 2018

    Ancient Egypt

    Ongoing

    Education

    FAMILY PROGRAMS

    Program Descriptions 

    Art for All

    October 14, 21, & 28: Paper Hats

    Bring your family to the museum and spend the day being creative!  Adults and children of all ages are welcome to join us in the Albany Institute art studio on Saturdays for drop in art making.

    FAMILY DAYS

    Celebrate the 108th anniversary of the arrival of the Albany Institute's mummies!  Children are invited to bring a small doll or stuffed animal to learn about the mummification process by mummifying their toy.  We'll also enjoy Ancient Egyptian inspired dance activities, storytelling, and face painting.

    Drop-in Art Making 10AM-4:30PM, Decorate a flag in the art studio!

    SCHOOL & GROUP PROGRAMS

    Bring your class or group to the museum!

    Calendar

    LECTURE
    Costuming for a Century

    Thursday, October 19, 6PM
    Free admission

    READING & DISCUSSION SERIES
    Women's Suffrage: A Documented History

    Thursday, October 19, 6PM
    This program is made possible by a grant from Humanities New York.

    ART PROGRAM
    Art for All: Paper Hats

    Drop in Art Making

    Saturday, October 21, 10:30AM-4:30PM
    Included with museum admission

    LECTURE
    From Mammy to Madea: "Race Films" and Racial Representation

    Sunday, October 22, 2PM

    Co-sponsored by Historic St. Agnes Cemetery

    This program, which is free and open to the public, is made possible through the support of the Humanities New York Public Scholars program.

    Free admission

    FAMILY PROGRAM
    Mummy Birthday Party

    Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 12-4:30PM
    Included with museum admission

    SPECIAL EVENT
    A Work of Art

    Thursday, November 2, 5:30-8PM
    $75 member | $100 non-member
    RSVP online