The Center of Photography Upcoming Exhibit

Here Today Closing Reception with artist talks: Saturday, April 13, 4-6pm CPW has received significant praise for its current exhibition, Here Today, featuring Judi Bommarito, KayLynn Deveney, Lydia Goldblatt and Jane Paradise. The exhibition addresses greater themes of aging and caregiving within the context of daily joys and challenges. As CPW’s Executive Director Hannah Frieser describes, “Here Today encourages us…

April Events at the Tang Teaching Museum

BARDO NOWTuesday-Thursday, April 16-18 In conjunction with the exhibition The Second Buddha: Master of Time, Bardo Now presents three evenings of exploration of the concept of the bardo, the period between death and rebirth. Tuesday, April 16, 6:00 PM: Donald S. Lopez, Jr. (author of The Tibetan Book of the Dead: A Biography) joins George Saunders (via video…

Exhibition at Saratoga Arts

Transformations Arlene Baker, Gail Nadeau, Lauren Sandler & Sheri SnedekerT On Display: March 30 – May 4, 2019 in the Arts Center Gallery at Saratoga Arts Opening Reception: Saturday March 30 | 6-8pm Craft beer & light refreshments provided by Druthers Brewing Company

April Events at Opalka Gallery

LECTURES @ OPALKA Krista Franklin Thursday, April 11, 6:30pm Curators’ Tour, 5:30pm Krista Franklin uses collage, hand paper-making, installation, poetry, letterpress, altered bookmaking and performance to explore intersections of language, poetics, pop culture, and the dynamic histories of the African Diaspora. Her work is currently on view and she will be a special guest at Supper…

Internship at The Arts Center

SPECIAL INTERNSHIP OPENING: Gallery & Exhibitions Internship for Fence Show 2019 The Arts Center is seeking a Gallery and Exhibitions Intern for the 2019 Fence Show. Students in this department will work closely with the Curator. An interest in museum and gallery works, visual arts, and not-for-profits arts management is highly desired.  Required Dates of…

Call for Art!

Fence Members’ Show 5/17 – 6/7/19 Main Gallery The Fence Show got its name when members’ artwork was exhibited on the iron fence surrounding Washington Park in Troy, the original location of the Arts Center. Last year we accepted over 400 pieces, including paintings, drawings, photography, fiber arts, stained glass, and sculpture. The artwork is displayed salon…

University Art Museum Artist Tour and Conversation

Exhibiting Artist Nicole Cherubini Informal Artist Tour and Conversation Tuesday, March 26, noon – 1 p.m.at University Art Museum Nicole Cherubini informal artist tour and conversation with art historians Rakhee Balaram and Sarah Cohen, UAlbany Department of Art and Art History, will delve into topics of art and gender politics on Tuesday, March 26, noon – 1 p.m. we are…

One Giant Try It!

An Interactive Open House! Sunday March 24th, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM The Arts Center of the Capital Region is excited to announce their 4th annual One Giant Try It! Visitors of all ages will have the opportunity to engage with our artists, learn new skills, share ideas, and explore their creative side.Instructors and staff…

Artist Lecture at Opalka

Stacey RobinsonTuesday, March 26, 6:30pm Opalka Gallery Albany-born Robinson’s multimedia work discusses ideas of “Black utopias” as decolonized spaces of peace by considering Black affluent, self-sustaining communities, Black protest movements and the art that document(ed) them. As part of the collaborative team, “Black Kirby,” with artist John Jennings, he creates graphic novels, gallery exhibitions, and…

Saratoga Arts Spring/Summer 2019 Classes

DRAWING FOR THE FRIGHTENED  with Lisa David For those who are new to drawing and are feeling intimidated, Drawing for the Frightened will give you the tools to begin in a safe and encouraging environment. Designed to help students develop the skills and confidence to approach a blank piece of paper, this class is perfect for…