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Rock out to special rehearsal rates for the month of March!

Thursday, February 26, 2015, By: kristen
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Haven’t been to The Barn to check out our rehearsal rooms yet?! Well now’s the time! New renters who book 3 hours of rehearsal time between February 16 and March 30th will receive their 4th hour free! (more…)

Derrick Horton & The Jay Street Band present Motown & More to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital District

Thursday, February 5, 2015, By: kristen
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Join us Saturday, March 7th at The Barn for an evening of “Motown & More” with Derrick Horton & The Jay Street Band with special guest Nite Train to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital District’s programs to support families of pediatric cancer patients. (more…)

Get a peek inside The Barn on this week’s A House for Arts!

Thursday, February 5, 2015, By: kristen
Exhibition in the 2nd floor gallery at The Barn

Artists in residence Dana Owens and Jamel Mosely, and executive director Kristen Holler sat down with WMHT’s Matthew Rogowicz to shed some light on what exactly it is that happens at The Barn.

See for yourself!

Gather “Around The Table” for an inspiring evening of food, wine, and fine art!

Thursday, December 18, 2014, By: kristen
Photo Credit: Mel eMedia

Join us on Friday, January 2nd, as we kick off the final countdown to the 6th annual Wine & Dine for the Arts Festival with the opening of “Around The Table,” an exhibition inspired by the magic that happens when good people gather for good food & drink! (more…)

Half a day left to win two tickets to ACFWF: Slider Slam 2015

Wednesday, December 17, 2014, By: kristen
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    Albany Barn is thrilled to be a beneficiary of the 6th Annual Wine & Dine for the Arts Festival- and we want you to join in the festival fun! (more…)

Give and get GIFTED this #GivingTuesday

Tuesday, December 2, 2014, By: kristen
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Make a year-end contribution to Albany Barn of $10.00 or more and you will automatically receive a 10% discount on ANY purchase made at our 2nd Annual GIFTED small works exhibition and holiday shop! Your year-end giving is much more than a tax deduction in the making… you’re providing the resources we need to help artists live, work, and inspire! (more…)

Gifted Small Works Exhibition and Artisan Fair

Friday, November 21, 2014, By: Sofeia Eddy
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Whether you’re shopping for dozens or only for one,
For eight nights of gifting or one morning of fun,
Join us 1st Friday for the opening of “Gifted,”
We promise your holiday spirits will be lifted!
Gift a local artist some coin in their pocket
By shopping our gallery while sipping hot chocolate!

Join us for a night of live music, unique art, fashion, accessories, refreshments and more–made by local artists and artisans! Public reception to be held at Albany Barn (56 2nd St, Albany NY) on 1st Friday, December 5th from 5-9pm.

The 2nd annual small works exhibition & artisan fair will feature painting on silk– lessons with watercolor artist Mary Frances Millet, works by Stacy Kennedy, Desolation Road Photography, Ahsoego Productions with drum/dance classes, Ugly Sweater Photo Booth by Nicole Campon Photography, Fork Art by Matthew Bartik, paintings by Gary Maggio, limited edition paper prints by Caroline Morgan, paintings of locations around Albany by David Hinchen, jewelry & accessories made from vintage items by Nicole DeSantis, an A Cappella performance at 6:00pm by Saint Rose’s Girls Next Door and more!

Also, get information on our line up of events, classes, and workshops coming to The Barn in 2015!

*25% of all purchases made will help us to Raise the Barn!

Monochrome

Friday, October 31, 2014, By: Sofeia Eddy
artist: David Aimone

Albany Barn will be celebrating November’s First Friday with the opening reception of the group exhibition, Monochrome. This show features a variety of work, ranging in subject matter and medium from local established artists. Monochrome will highlight the individual talents and interests of these artists, while unifying their work through this monochromatic color scheme. (more…)

We’re taking ‘Creative License’ with your theatregoing experience…

Friday, October 31, 2014, By: kristen
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Creative License, a new theatre collective spearheaded by Aaron Holbritter and Casey Polomaine is changing the way the Capital Region experiences live theatre. In an attempt to make the experience more accessible, Creative License has scrapped the stuffy and tossed out the traditional in exchange for thought-provoking material that is simply well-done. (more…)

Help Albany Barn win $2,000.00!

Thursday, September 4, 2014, By: kristen
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The Albany Barn has been nominated to become the Grand Finalist in the SAGECares Community Support program for 2014, sponsored by SAGE Computer Associates, honoring The Barn’s contribution to the Capital Region.

To become the Grand Finalist The Albany Barn must collect the most votes online to win.

Voting begins on Thursday, September 4th 2014 and ends on Wednesday, December 17th 2014.

You can vote once per device/computer during the contest and the first organization to receive 200 votes gets a $100 bonus – so vote today!

To vote for The Albany Barn click the link below and cast your vote now.

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Upcoming Events

Apr
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5:00 pm 1st Friday at Stage 1 @ Stage 1
1st Friday at Stage 1 @ Stage 1
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
1st Friday at Stage 1 @ Stage 1 | Albany | New York | United States
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[...]
Apr
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12:00 pm Africarib Fitness Class with Atito @ Stage 1 Gallery
Africarib Fitness Class with Atito @ Stage 1 Gallery
Apr 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Africarib Fitness Class with Atito @ Stage 1 Gallery | Albany | New York | United States
Join Atito for our FUN, high-energy adult Afro-Caribbean Fitness class! Work up a sweat and get fit to contemporary African and Caribbean music.  
12:00 pm Kids African & Afro-Caribbean Da... @ The Barn
Kids African & Afro-Caribbean Da... @ The Barn
Apr 4 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Kids African & Afro-Caribbean Dance with Atito & Lisa @ The Barn | Albany | New York | United States
Bring the kids for fun with instructors Atito & Lisa as they learn traditional African and Afro-Caribbean dances!

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