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  1. 31 Jul
    Wed / 2013
    Introducing the Bayou Bend 2013–2014 Book Club Selections . . .

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  2. 03 Jul
    Wed / 2013
    It’s easy to make an entire day of enjoying Turrell’s work here in Houston, whether you’re a visitor or a Houstonian who has never gotten around to all these (free) sights

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  3. 27 Jun
    Thu / 2013
    Just over a year ago, I embarked on a challenge to create a teen program that happened outside of school. We wanted a program that encouraged teens to decide for themselves that the MFAH was a cool enough place to be during their limited free time, so we decided on the HOMAGO (hanging out, messing around, geeking out) model. After weekly conversations with teens and lots of experimentation, we came up with hang@MFAH:...

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  4. 14 Jun
    Fri / 2013
    Last summer we blogged about the travels of one Rienzi’s paintings, "The Nativity" by Bartolomé Esteban Murillo. The work journeyed to the Museo Nactional del Prado to be part of the exhibition "Murillo and Justino de Neve. The Art of Friendship." Since then ...

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  5. 15 May
    Wed / 2013
    For the Dora Maar House salon in April, Ukrainian poet Natalka Bilotserkivets talked about “We’ll Not Die in Paris." This poem, sung by the rock group Dead Rooster, became the hymn of the post-Chernobyl generation of young Ukrainians that helped bring down the Soviet Union.

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  • #FutureMFAH

    Keep up with the campus redevelopment progress through reports from project insiders. Read blog »

  • Inside the MFAH

    “Inside the MFAH” provides perspectives, conversations, and opinions from insiders at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Read blog »

  • The Gilded Dish: A Rienzi Blog

    Rienzi is the house museum and collection of European paintings and decorative arts at the MFAH. Our articles highlight elements of the collection, discuss additions and changes to the house or gardens, and review events held at Rienzi for those of you not able ... Read blog »

  • The Muse of Provence: A Blog for the Dora Maar House

    The Brown Foundation Fellows Program, based at the Dora Maar House in Ménerbes, France, provides residencies of one to three months for midcareer professionals in the arts and humanities to concentrate on their fields of expertise.       Read blog »

  • Through the Storm: E-Records Blog

    In 2010, the MFAH received a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission to plan the implementation of an electronic records archive (ERA) for preserving the museum’s permanent born-digital records. Under the grant, the MFAH Archives and Information Technology ... Read blog »