The galleries of the MFAH main campus, Rienzi & Bayou Bend are open on a new schedule. Advance timed tickets are recommended. We welcome all visitors at any time. Learn more & get tickets 

Calendar Week of Thursday, May 2, 2019-Wednesday, May 8, 2019


Cecilia Vicuña | Eman si pasión (Emancipation/Participation)
Rewrite the World Through February 14, 2021

Rewrite the World highlights artists who make the revelation of historical and structural injustices a cornerstone of their practices. 

03 Dec Thu / 2020

  • Carmen Herrera | Untitled Estructura (Red)

    From Carmen Herrera: Estructuras Monumentales: Carmen Herrera, Untitled Estructura (Red), 1962/2018, acrylic and aluminum, courtesy of Lisson Gallery. © Carmen Herrera / Photography by Nicholas Knight, courtesy of Public Art Fund, New York

    Virtual Discussion “The Art of Carmen Herrera in Houston”
    1:30 p.m.—2:30 p.m.

    Tune in for a live conversation about two Houston exhibitions featuring the work of artist Carmen Herrera.

06 Dec Sun / 2020

08 Dec Tue / 2020

  • Glory of Spain | installation view

    Glory of Spain: Treasures from the Hispanic Society Museum & Library

    Virtual Conversation “Glory of Spain”
    6 p.m.—7 p.m.

    Tune in for a live conversation about the monumental exhibition “Glory of Spain: Treasures from the Hispanic Society Museum & Library.”