Albany Museum of Art
Albany, GA 31707
With a history spanning over 30 years, the museum presents various exhibitions each year in seven different gallery spaces. Our exhibition program is designed to reflect diverse cultures, periods, aesthetic styles, and movements. Our AMAzing Space Gallery provides interactive learning through hands-on experiences for children of all ages. The Albany Museum of Art houses an impressive permanent collection which includes one of the largest collections of sub-Saharan African art in the Southeast.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Admission & Fees
Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours
Suitable for Ages
Epic of Flight: A Folk Tale
08/22/2014 - 11/29/2014
Evan Jones, a native of Cashiers, North Carolina, was inspired by a book series called 'The Epic of Flight' which chronicles the history of human aviation.
According to his artists' statement for this exhibit, he was interested in making associations between birds and airplanes. Growing up, he has always been fascinated with vintage warplanes and by bird watching his mother's bird feeder, waiting to see what would visit.
By focusing on these emotional connections, Jones added an...read more
Athos Menaboni: Six Decades of Painting in Georgia
09/20/2014 - 01/05/2015
The Albany Museum of Art continues our 50th Anniversary with an exhibition by renowned Italian-born artist Athos Menaboni. A Georgia resident for more than sixty years, he's best known for his paintings of more than 150 bird species native to this region.
Athos Menaboni: Six Decades of Painting in Georgia will feature paintings on loan from private collections and museums across the state. Included in the exhibit will be two pieces on loan for the first time from Robert W. Woodruff's c...read more
Pulp Icons: Cast Paper and Prints
11/05/2014 - 12/12/2014
The Albany Museum of Art is pleased to announce Pulp Icons: Cast Paper and Prints by New York artist Stewart Nachmias. The exhibit is vibrant and colorful with dynamic lines influenced heavily by German expressionism.
Nachmias' work is narrative and somewhat nostalgic, exploring the energies of life in an urban environment, as well as chronicling his life's journey to his present occupation as an artist, musician, performer and ventriloquist. The quality of the craftsmanship of the rel...read more
Epic of Flight: A Folk Tale
11/06/2014 - 11/29/2014
Evan Jones, a native of Cashiers, North Carolina, was inspired by a book series called 'The Epic of Flight' which chronicles the history of human aviation. It is not a coincidence that Jones being from North Carolina, the self-proclaimed 'First in Flight' state, would be interested in the ideas of flight and comparing it to nature.
By focusing on these emotional connections, Jones added another inspiration in Appalachian Folk music to the mix. According to Jones, Appalachian Folk music...read more
Holidays for Hope
12/13/2014 - 12/13/2014
The Board of Director of The Southwest Georgia Project for Community Education presents Holidays of Hope Fundraising Gala.
Come and join the Board of Directors for an evening celebrating and supporting more than 50 years of work of the Southwest Georgia Project for Community Education. The evening will include dinner, entertainment, and live and silent auctions.read more