Recycled & Refashioned: The Art of Ruby Silvious

January 25—June 7, 2020

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Painting the American Southwest: The Work of Otto Plaug

December 21, 2019—July 5, 2020

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A Brilliant Bit of Color: The Work of Walter Launt Palmer

June 22—December 31, 2019

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The Hudson River School: Landscape Paintings from the Albany Institute

Now Open

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Albany Insitute

Nineteenth-Century American Sculpture

Erastus Dow Palmer and His Proteges Launt Thompson, Charles Calverly, and Richard Park

Ongoing

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Ancient Egypt Galleries

Ongoing

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Museum Cafe

Stop by the cafe the next time you are at the museum or in downtown Albany.

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Albany Institute

Great Gifts at the Museum Shop

The Museum Shop offers a wide selection of local, regional, and specialty items and is a great place to shop for gifts!

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    Exhibitions

    Ancient Egypt

    Ongoing

    Education

    FAMILY PROGRAMS

    Saturdays, 10:00AM-4:30PM
    February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29:Recycled & Refashioned Shoes
    Get inspired by the lovely shoes in the work of Ruby Silvious and decorate your own mini sneaker key chain in the studio!

    SKETCH CLUB

    Artist Carol Coogan
    Sunday, March 8, 2:00-4:00PM
    $20 non-members; $15 members
    Register online: Sketch Club Registration

    Enjoy the tradition of sketching from original works of art in the museum’s collection and special exhibitions. Artist Carol Coogan will offer insights on drawing techniques and observational skills and will be on hand for personal guidance as you complete your drawings.

    VACATION ART BREAK

    Tuesday, April 14-Thursday, April 16, 9AM-Noon
    Ages 6-12
    $55 members, $70 non-members.

    ART WORKSHOPS

    Thursday, April 23 5:30-7:30pm
     
    Join us for a guided paint experience inspired by Frederic Church's Twilight painting!

    SCHOOL & GROUP PROGRAMS

    Bring your class or group to the museum!

    Calendar

    Evening at the Institute

    Thursday, February 27, 5—8PM
    $5 per person admission

    Junior Interpre-TOURS

    Saturday, February 29, 10AM—12PM
    Included with admission

    ART FOR ALL
    Recycled & Refashioned Shoes

    Saturday, February 29, 10AM—4:30PM
    Included with admission

    PARTNER PROGRAM
    Cathedral in Bloom

    Friday, February 21—Sunday, February 23

    Special offer: $2 general admission discount for 2020 Cathedral in Bloom attendees. Learn more here.