Calendar

At this time, the museum is hosting virtual programming. Learn more from the descriptions below.

December 2020

Art for All: Art to Go! 2020-2021 (Temporarily Paused)

Wednesday, December 2 - 6, 2020 • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Enjoy your visit to the museum, and pick up an activity to bring home inspired by the museum's collections.

ZOOM PRESENTATION The Telegraph in America, 1832-1920

Thursday, December 3, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Our guest presenter is David Hochfelder, Associate Professor of History at the University at Albany.

Book and Art Club

Thursday, December 3, 2020 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Albany Public Library and Albany Institute of History and Art for an exciting book and art discussion that focuses on works held locally by the Albany Institute and complementary books. Led by a museum educator and a librarian, this program will explore the intersection of books and art with examples, insight, and enjoyable conversation.

CHILDREN'S ZOOM ART WORKSHOP: Ancient Egyptian Jewelry & Symbolism

Friday, December 4, 2020 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Join us as we admire the jewelry and symbols from ancient Egypt including examples from the museum’s own ancient Egyptian displays. $15.00

Art for All: Art to Go! 2020-2021 (Temporarily Paused)

Wednesday, December 9 - 13, 2020 • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Enjoy your visit to the museum, and pick up an activity to bring home inspired by the museum's collections.

Art for All: Art to Go! 2020-2021 (Temporarily Paused)

Wednesday, December 16 - 20, 2020 • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Enjoy your visit to the museum, and pick up an activity to bring home inspired by the museum's collections.

December Art du Jour: Judge Van Aernum in his Sleigh

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Art du Jour is a virtual program featuring an in-depth discussion of a work of art from the Albany Institute’s collection.

Art for All: Art to Go! 2020-2021 (Temporarily Paused)

Wednesday, December 23 - 27, 2020 • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Enjoy your visit to the museum, and pick up an activity to bring home inspired by the museum's collections.

Art for All: Art to Go! 2020-2021 (Temporarily Paused)

Wednesday, December 30 - 31, 2020 • 10:00am - 5:00pm

Enjoy your visit to the museum, and pick up an activity to bring home inspired by the museum's collections.

LOOK & LEARN

Wednesday, December 30, 2020 • 1:00pm - 1:30pm

Look & Learn is a 20-30 minute virtual discussion about Joan Steiner's Lookalikes