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  1. 23 Feb
    Tue / 2016
    Recent research has shed light on the provenance and history of a unique object in the Rienzi Collection.

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  2. 15 Feb
    Mon / 2016
    We are part of a dedicated group of teens who gather every Friday at the Museum as a part of hang@MFAH—not only to share ideas about art, but to develop projects and turn ideas into something tangible.

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  3. 08 Feb
    Mon / 2016
    German-born artist Vera Lutter uses an ancient technique to create the photographs on view in the exhibition "Vera Lutter: Inverted Worlds."

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  4. 01 Feb
    Mon / 2016
    On December 4, 1956, the Museu de Arte Moderna (Museum of Modern Art) in São Paulo, Brazil, inaugurated the "I Exposição Nacional de Arte Concreta (First National Exhibition of Concrete Art)," an event that brought together poets and visual artists from the country’s two main cultural centers: São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.

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  5. 21 Jan
    Thu / 2016
    Teaming up with two of Houston’s most notable culinary forces, Rienzi explores British influence on French wines with British Tastes and French Wine: A Pairing Dinner on February 2. Guests will enjoy classic French wines paired with a four-course meal, created by Hunky Dory restaurant’s Richard Knight, the executive chef; and Travis Hinkle, beverage director. I sat down with Knight and Hinkle to dig deeper into how they created the dinner’s menu.

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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 »