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  1. 10 Jun
    Wed / 2015
    Ladies and gentlemen, meet the Habsburgs! Europe’s longest-reigning dynasty featured a cast of characters who married well; made love, not war; and collected spectacular works of art for 500 years. Get to know who’s who through their stunning objects, showcased in the exhibition "Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna’s Imperial Collections."

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  2. 27 May
    Wed / 2015
    So you’ve already taken the Museum’s guided tours, attended the public lectures, and explored the publications at the libraries, but still haven’t satisfied your art fix? Plan an experience at the Works on Paper Study Center, where more than 40,000 prints, drawings, and photographs are stored.

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  3. 01 May
    Fri / 2015
    The lush grounds at Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens are glorious year-round. Dazzling azaleas and camellias may take center stage during early spring, but framing the splendor are the magnificent magnolias, which bloom well into the summer months, when few other flowers can be found. The diverse magnolia collection brings beauty and variety to Bayou Bend Gardens.

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  4. 15 Apr
    Wed / 2015
    Latin Wave, the Museum’s annual showcase of new films from Latin America, celebrates its 10th anniversary with a great lineup of films and special guests. Latin Wave 10 kicks off Thursday, April 30, at 6 p.m. with a special Happy Hour Thursday, and screenings continue all weekend. Here are some fun facts about Latin Wave 10:

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  5. 07 Apr
    Tue / 2015
    Are you interested in the history of rum? Objects in the Rienzi Collection with connections to spirits and rum provide inspiration for our “Demon Rum” Dinner on April 29. Join us for a unique evening with bartender Bobby Heugel, from Anvil Bar & Refuge, and chef Chris Shepherd, from Underbelly. Many works in the Rienzi Collection are indicative of the surge in transcontinental trade and globalization during the 18th century. Here are two highlights...

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BLOGS
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  • #FutureMFAH

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

  • Highlights from the ICAA

    “Highlights from the ICAA” explores the rich research and holdings of the Museum’s International Center for the Arts of the Americas and its cornerstone initiatives, Documents of 20th-Century Latin American and Latino Art and Critical Documents of 20th-Century Latin American and ... 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 »