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Evening at the Institute

Thursday, June 30, 2016 • 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Thursday nights (5-8pm) are now FREE at the Albany Institute of History & Art! See our Thursday night schedule of events here...

FIRST FRIDAY 2016

Friday, July 1, 2016 • 5:00pm - 8:00pm

We're open for free this evening!

Artful Mornings 2016

Tuesday, July 5 - 7, 2016 • 9:00am - 12:00pm

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.

'Tute for Tots Summer 2016

Friday, July 8, 2016 • 10:00am - 11:30am

'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. The 9 week class session runs from July 8th to September 2nd. Join us this summer to discover the theme of nature withing the Institute's collection!

Artful Mornings 2016

Tuesday, July 12 - 14, 2016 • 9:00am - 12:00pm

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.

'Tute for Tots Summer 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016 • 10:00am - 11:30am

'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. The 9 week class session runs from July 8th to September 2nd. Join us this summer to discover the theme of nature withing the Institute's collection!

Artful Mornings 2016

Tuesday, July 19 - 21, 2016 • 9:00am - 12:00pm

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.

TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Developing Compelling Questions A Day at the Museum

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 • 9:00am - 3:00pm

A day at the museum! This conference allows teachers the opportunity to develop questions and lessons using artifacts, documents, and artwork. Registration is required and is available at www.casdany.org

LECTURE Splendor, Myth, and Vision: Nudes from the Prado

Thursday, July 21, 2016 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Our speaker today is Kathleen Morris, Marx Director of Collections and Exhibitions/Interim Senior Curator at the Clark Art Institute.

'Tute for Tots Summer 2016

Friday, July 22, 2016 • 10:00am - 11:30am

'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. The 9 week class session runs from July 8th to September 2nd. Join us this summer to discover the theme of nature withing the Institute's collection!