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.

December Art Break 2015 Draw it, Sculpt it , Snap it!

Ages 6-12: Monday, December 28 - 30 • 9:00am - 12:00pm

Draw it, Sculpt it, Snap it!

Monday, December 28 – Wednesday, December 30

Ages 6-12

9 AM – Noon


In this three-day drop-off program students will be inspired by the items on view in our current exhibition, The Capital Region in 50 Objects. We’ll sketch our favorite object in the exhibition, sculpt a 3-dimensional model, and form a scene to photograph the item in.  Participants will have the chance to practice drawing, sculpting, and storytelling skills in this engaging art class.

Tuition includes materials and museum admission.

Registration is required and space is limited.

Register online at

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

Space is limited and registration required.

Registration Tips:

-Please use a desktop computer for registration as mobile devices do not have the required security needed.

-Login and password in the registration process is optional.