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Albany Barn, Inc.

Albany Barn is dedicated to providing a sustainable creative arts incubator and community arts center in Arbor Hill- a place for artists to live, work and inspire.


Latest News

  • Free Summer Art Classes at Stage 1 197aef3fbf88d9823dc0b1804b773af1

    Albany Barn is offering two free summer art classes at Stage 1! The first class is watercolor lessons with local artist, Megan Ruch!  Each week your child will learn new skills in watercolor painting and get to create a new piece of artwork to take home!  Each class will begin with a group lesson, followed by one-on-one instruction and “free […]

  • Nightfall 292230455_1394605897

    ALBANY, NY – Albany Barn, Inc. will present “Nightfall” on Friday, July 11th, 2014, at The Barn, Albany Barn’s headquarters located at 56 Second Street, Albany, NY 12210. “Nightfall” will display an array of night themed artwork, resulting in mixed media, dark artwork. A reception will be held from 5:00pm – 9:00pm in conjunction with the monthly “1st Friday” arts […]

  • Confetti Stage Presents: Bent @ The Barn BENT

    Friday, June 6th at 7:30 p.m celebrating Gay Pride Month, Confetti Stage presents Martin Sherman’s Bent, a riveting story of love in the midst of the Holocaust. Max is a man on the run. From the SS-infiltrated streets of Berlin to the refugee-filled forests of Germany to the trains of terror that raced the innocent to inevitable destruction, he struggles […]

  • Mel eMedia and TRUSIC Music to host benefit concert at The Barn Jayden

    Little Jayden is 3 and 1/2 years old and is battling stage 5 Wilms Tumors. As he continues to beat cancer, Mel eMedia, TRUSIC Music, Albany Barn, Rustic Justice, and host of others, have united to raise money for Jayden! Nothing brings a community together like the arts, and on Friday, May 30, 2014 we will share many Capital Region […]

  • Street Signs- Urban Art Work by Gaia & Nanook, near 75 Livingston Ave

    Albany Barn, Inc. will present, “Street Signs- Urban Art” on Friday, June 6th, 2014, at Stage 1 located at 46-48 North Swan Street, Albany, NY 12210.  This exhibition will feature several artists including Sandy Dovberg, Jim Miller, Frank Smith, Oliver Peters, Kimberly Gailard, Sandy Pratt, Nicole DeSantis, Martin Bannan, Sarah Holub Schrom, Peter Amarosa, Ed O’Connell, and Stan Vaitas.  There […]

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Upcoming Events

6:00 pm Free Watercolor Lessons @ Stage 1
Free Watercolor Lessons @ Stage 1
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Watercolor lessons with local artist, Megan Ruch! Each week your child will learn new skills in watercolor painting and get to create a new piece of artwork to take home!  Each class will begin with[...]
5:00 pm 1st Friday at Stage 1 @ Stage 1
1st Friday at Stage 1 @ Stage 1
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stop by our Stage 1 Gallery during Albany’s 1st Friday art walks. Every month we feature a new show, with work from 3-5 local artists each month. Admission is always free, and light refreshments are[...]