Talks & Lectures

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FILM & DISCUSSION Conversations on Freedom

Saturday, February 5 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Conversations on Freedom is a living theatrical historical play presented in film that explores the role played by key individuals to bring about the victory of the first African American labor union, the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters.

ARTIST TALK The Art of Leigh Li-Yun Wen

Sunday, February 6 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Join artist Leigh Li-Yun Wen for a special presentation about her work. Please note: This onsite program requires registration and for attendees to wear masks and provide proof of vaccination.

PARTNER PROGRAM | Musicians of Ma'alwyck In Recital

Saturday, February 19 • 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us at the museum to enjoy a professional chamber music ensemble perform in the museum's Hudson River School gallery.

PRESENTATION Designed for Travel: Railroad Posters in the Collection of the Albany Institute

Sunday, February 27 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Join curator Doug McCombs for this special presentation on railroad posters in the museum's collection. Please note: This onsite program requires registration and for attendees to wear masks and provide proof of vaccination.