In 1843, 14-year-old Mary J. Greenfield Smith stitched an elegant woolwork picture—surely not imagining that it would one day be in a museum’s collection.
Inside the MFAH
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“Inside the MFAH” provides perspectives, conversations, and opinions from insiders at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
When I began researching the ikat textiles of “Colors of the Oasis,” I had no idea it would lead to being up to my elbows (literally) in crushed insects.
Striking Different Notes: Two Magnificent Still Lifes from the MFAH Collections
Symphonies of Color
“Pre-Code” Films Explained: 3 Questions
MFAH Films: Hollywood’s “Pre-Code” Era
William Forsythe Inspires Movement with “Choreographic Objects”
Photography at the Nexus of Music and Fashion
Celebrate the 4th of July with George Washington at Bayou Bend
Harry Bertoia: The Miracle of Sound
Music on the Plaza: Artist Emily Fens and “Brainbloom”