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  1. 23 Jun
    Thu / 2016
    Thirty-two students from the A+ Unlimited Potential (A+UP) middle school recently took on the challenge of a colorful, larger-than-life collaboration: a mural for the Museum’s Cullen Sculpture Garden.

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  2. 01 Jun
    Wed / 2016
    The films we show at the Museum give audiences the opportunity to see movies on the big screen, and we work with many film distributors who share that goal. The acclaimed Romanian film Aferim! comes to the MFAH via Big World Pictures, a small distribution company. I talked with Big World’s founder, Jonathan Howell, about this road movie, which we’re thrilled to screen on two Sundays, June 5 and 12.

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  3. 26 May
    Thu / 2016
    The MFA Café celebrates the art of eating well, with exciting changes to the menu—from the new weekend brunch to added dishes that emphasize local, fresh ingredients—and to the kitchen. New executive chef Marlies Wasterval is hard at work serving up Italian fare with a Texas flair.

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  4. 20 May
    Fri / 2016
    On May 9, 2008, hundreds of people gathered on a warm, sunny morning under a huge white tent on an empty expanse of land at the corner of Memorial Drive and Westcott Street in Houston. The occasion? The groundbreaking ceremony for Lora Jean Kilroy Visitor and Education Center at Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens.

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  5. 11 May
    Wed / 2016
    Fashionable women all across 19th-century Europe once clamored to pose for Franz X. Winterhalter, because what could be trendier than a portrait by the painter who could best capture the delicate elegance of a chic gown designed by Charles Frederick Worth, the world’s first couturier?

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