History May Absolve the Soup Throwers

Written By Andreas Malm, Published by The New York Times Vincent van Gogh is not responsible for our climate breakdown. He was not the C.E.O. of an oil and gas company or a coal merchant. In fact, van Gogh started drawing and painting while living amid the smoke and cinder in a Belgian coal district. Besides “Sunflowers,”…

Announcing Parallel Lives: Photography, Identity, and Belonging

Parallel Lives: Photography, Identity, and Belonging  IBM Tech City, 101 Enterprise Drive, Kingston, NYNovember 5, 2022 – February 5, 2023 Join us for an opening night party on November 5, 2022, from 6:00 – 10:00 pm at IBM Tech City featuring music, food, and drink to celebrate the exhibition Parallel Lives: Photography, Identity, and Belonging!…

Only Two Weeks Left to Experience “The Obama Portraits Tour”

Only Two Weeks Left to Experience “The Obama Portraits Tour” Since September, we’ve had the pleasure of sharing Kehinde Wiley’s and Amy Sherald’s extraordinary portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama with thousands of Bostonians. Among them have been ninth graders and their teachers from all over the city, as part of our partnership with Boston…

Now Open: “LIFE Magazine and the Power of Photography”

Discover the stories you don’t know behind the pictures you remember. Here’s an amazing fact: At its height, Life magazine, which was published weekly from 1936 to 1972, reached a quarter of the US population. With its visually revolutionary photo essays, Life fundamentally shaped how its readers experienced and remembered some of the most defining moments of the 20th…

Arts Manager Woskob Gallery Job Opportunity

Penn StateUniversity Park, PA Type: Full-TimePosted: 09/28/2022Category: Arts and Museum Administration Job Number: REQ_0000035691 JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Reporting to the Associate Dean for Research/Creative Activity and Graduate Studies, the Art Manager serves as a primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies for the Woskob Gallery.  As such, this position will coordinate communication and contracting of all guest artists,…

School Tours at the Albany Institute of History & Art

School Tours at the Albany Institute Enrich class curriculum with guided school tours tailored to NYS learning standards Scheduling Your Tour We are pleased to be able to host both in-person and virtual tours to school groups! Below, find descriptions of available tours and their associated grade levels. In-person tours are priced per student ($6/student for tour;…

Bike Tour 10/1, Artist Highlights, and more!

Ecosystems Artist Highlights Below! Ecosystems will be onview from October 11 – November 12, 2022, and features the work of 6 regional artists: Jay Lalonde, Stephen Mallon, Maeve McCool, Charlotte Schulz, Kathleen Vance, and Carolyn Watson. An Artists’ Reception will be held on Friday, October 14, 2022, from 5 – 8 p.m.Ecosystems is free and open to the…