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Art Today

For Visitors with Dementia and Their Care Partners

An older woman and an older man sculpting with clay in the classroom
Photograph by Tom Loonan

The Albright-Knox welcomes visitors with dementia and their care partners to the museum. Take part in discussions and multisensory gallery activities based on selected works from the Albright-Knox’s collection and special exhibitions, followed by a hands-on artmaking experience in the classrooms. Art Today takes place on the last Tuesday of each month from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.

Art Today is designed for individuals with early-onset or early to mid-stage dementia and their care partners. Space is limited, and advance registration is required. To register, or for more information, please contact the Alzheimer’s Association helpline at 1.800.272.3900 and request to learn more about Art Today.

Upcoming Programs

Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm
Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm
Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm
Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm
Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm
Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm
* No programs in July and August
Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm
Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm

Please note: Art Today will take place at the Alzheimer’s Association, WNY Chapter, November 2019–January 2020. This program will resume at Albright-Knox Northland in February 2020. To register, or for more information, please contact the Alzheimer’s Association helpline at 1.800.272.3900 and request to learn more about Art Today.

Program Sponsors

Art Today is supported by the Vogt Family Foundation. Access AK is made possible through the generous support of the James H. Cummings Foundation, Inc. Endowment; National Fuel; and an anonymous donor.

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