Public Programs

The Albany Institute presents a broad range of public programs related to our collections, exhibitions, and special projects.

LECTURE: The New Clark, A Masterpiece Remastered with Michael Conforti

Thursday, July 24 • 5:30pm - 7:00pm

On July 4, 2014, the Clark Art Institute opens its new Visitor Center, renovated galleries, and expanded campus. Director Michael Conforti will share his insights into the creation of these spaces designed by architects, Tadao Ando, Annabelle Selldorf, and Reed Hilderbrand.

Free admission! (This is a popular lecture so be sure to get here early to get a seat.)


IMAGE: The Clark's new visitor center viewed from across the reflecting pool.

SPECIAL EVENT Artist Talks: Small + Seductive: Contemporary Art from the Institute's Collection

Friday, August 1 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us to hear artists talk about their work!

Confirmed artists as of July 7, 2014:

  • Fern Apfel
  • David Austin
  • Carol Caruso
  • Katherine Kreisher
  • Harold Lohner
  • Doretta Miller

Free admission!