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Hearst Foundation Evenings for Educators “Portrait of Spain: Masterpieces from the Prado”

Tuesday, Jan 08, 2013
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Law Building
1001 Bissonnet Map & Directions

Experience the Golden Age of Spanish art. Spend the evening with portraits, mythological scenes, devotional paintings, and exquisite still lifes that span nearly four centuries of Spanish history. Don’t miss these extraordinary works by some of the most revered painters in history, from Museo Nacional del Prado, one of the most prestigious museums in the world. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Portrait of Spain: Masterpieces from the Prado.

Evenings for Educators are professional-development programs that feature lively talks, tours of exhibitions, interactive workshops, and discussion designed for pre-K to 12th-grade teachers, curriculum specialists, and administrators. Each participant receives an illustrated teacher packet and a certificate of participation. Refreshments are served.

The MFAH Evenings for Educators program is endowed by the William Randolph Hearst Foundation.
Generous underwriting is provided by Michael C. Linn in memory of his mother Patricia G. Linn.
 
All education programs at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, receive endowment income from funds provided by Caroline Wiess Law; the National Endowment for the Humanities; the William Randolph Hearst Foundation; the Fondren Foundation; BMC Software, Inc.; the Wallace Foundation; the Louise Jarrett Moran Bequest; the Neal Myers and Ken Black Children’s Art Fund; the Favrot Fund; and Gifts in honor of Beth Schneider.