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Frederic Edwin Church, Cotopaxi, 1855, oil on canvas, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Museum purchase funded by the Hogg Brothers Collection, gift of Miss Ima Hogg, by exchange.

Far From Home

Saturday, Aug 16, 2014
Noon - 12:45 p.m.

Beck Building
5601 Main Street Map & Directions

On this 45-minute tour of works in the MFAH permanent collection, consider the impact of location on artists who leave their homes to travel or relocate, whether for leisure, inspiration, or refuge.

Education programs receive generous funding from the Kinder Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; ExxonMobil; the Favrot Fund; Occidental Petroleum Corporation; the National Museum of Korea;
Mr. William J. Hill;  the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; Susanne M. and Melbern G. Glasscock; Houston Junior Woman’s Club; The Brown Foundation, Inc.; The Crain Foundation; TMK IPSCO; Cameron International Corporation; Aggie and Joe Foster; the Sterling-Turner Foundation; and The Susan Vaughan Foundation.