Gardens have long been celebrated in Islamic art as symbols of earthly paradise.
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“Inside the MFAH” provides perspectives, conversations, and opinions from insiders at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Persian carpets, like the rare masterpiece on display in “Garden Paradise,” appear in portraits of British royals in “Tudors to Windsors.”
A guide to looking closely at the rarely displayed “Wagner Garden Carpet,” a 17th-century Perisan carpet as beautiful as any painting.
“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”
Natural Melodies: Music for Touring Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
Spectacular Dinner Toasts Rienzi’s Collection of Spanish and Mexican Decorative Arts
“Latin Wave” Returns with 11 New Films from Latin America