Vacation Art Break

The Albany Institute offers art programs during December, February, and April recesses from school.  In these programs, students will have the opportunity to explore the Institute's galleries. Students will be inspired by master and contemporary artists throughout history as well as experiment with a variety of mediums, tools, and techniques while examining and applying the elements and principles of design.

February Art Break 2015

Lively Logos! 

Tuesday, February 17 – Thursday, February 19

Ages 6-12    9 AM – Noon


In this three day drop off program, students will be inspired by the graphic design work in our current exhibitions.  We'll observe pattern work, and printmaking in the Undercover: Revealing Designs in Bedcovers, Quilts, and Coverlets exhibition, and design layout in uniforms, and fonts in the Baseball: America's Game, and "Play Ball" in the Capital Region exhibitions.  Participants will have the chance to try their hand at varying printmaking techniques, including the use of our antique printing press!  We'll also experiment with dye, and textile design and create shirts with our own logo designs.

Tuition includes materials and museum admission.

Registration is required and space is limited.

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$45 members/$60 non-members for the three day session

Space is limited and registration required.