The Schuyler Sisters & Their Circle

Opening July 20th

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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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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

    Joseph Hidley: Folk Artist

    September 7—December 1, 2019

    The Schuyler Sisters & Their Circle

    July 20—December 29, 2019

    Ancient Egypt

    Ongoing

    Education

    FAMILY DAYS

    Saturday, September 21 10:00-4:30
    Travel back in time and learn about the world of Alexander Hamilton and the Schuyler sisters. Enjoy hands-on history, art activities, and a new museum scavenger hunt. Free admission sponsored by M&T Bank.

    ADULT ART PROGRAMS

    SKETCH CLUB

    Artist Carol Coogan
    Sunday, October 6, 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.

    ART WORKSHOPS

    Saturday, October 19, 1:00-4:00PM
    $30 non-members; $35 members

    Take inspiration from the Victorian interior scenes on view by Walter Launt Palmer and learn to develop a sense of perspective in this hands on drawing class.

    Artist Noreen Powell
    Thursday, November 14, 5:30-7:30PM
    $30 non-members; $35 members

    Join us for a guided painting while we take inspiration from the Walter Launt Palmer landscape paintings currently on view.

    SCHOOL & GROUP PROGRAMS

    Bring your class or group to the museum!

    Calendar

    CURATOR TOUR
    The Schuyler Sisters & Their Circle

    Monday, September 16, 10AM
    Diane Shewchuk, Curator

    SOLD OUT | Next scheduled dates are Monday, October 7 at 10am and Tuesday, October 8 at 10am

    TOUR PROGRAM
    Art Connects

    Tuesday, September 17, 11AM & 2PM
     
    No fee. Registration is required. Contact Patrick at (518) 463-4478 ext. 405.

    GALLERY TALK
    The Schuyler Sisters & Their Circle

    Thursday, September 19, 1PM

    Included with admission

    EVENING AT THE INSTITUTE

    Thursday, September 19, 5—8PM
    $5 admission

    FAMILY PROGRAM
    History Expedition Day

    Saturday, September 21, 10—11AM

    Free event sponsored by M&T Bank

    LECTURE
    Casting Call: Assembling Artifacts for the Schuyler Sisters & Their Circle

    Sunday, September 22, 2PM
    Diane Shewchuk, Curator

    Included with admission