Calendar Week starting Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Gallery Concert “Cantare after Hours”–The Glassell School of Art
For the final concert of Season Sixteen, Cantare Houston treats the audience to a cozy evening in the choral nightclub.
Focus Tour at Rienzi–Rienzi
Enjoy an in-depth discussion about an intriguing aspect of the Rienzi Collection.
Gallery Tour “Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings”–Law Building
Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings is the first major retrospective of the celebrated artist's career. This 45-minute, docent-led tour explores the exhibition and encourages visitors to discuss the artwork together.
Jodie Foster narrates this energetic documentary celebrating Alice Guy-Blaché: “The First Woman Filmmaker Nobody’s Heard Of.”
Looking Together–Beck Building
Looking Together is designed for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia and their family members or care partners. Discover and discuss works of art together during this hour-long program in the galleries.
Homeschool Family Workshop–Beck Building
Homeschool Family Workshops are specially designed programs for families who homeschool their children. Activities are interdisciplinary, and parents are provided with materials and additional information to integrate the Museum into their curriculum.
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Sketching in the Gardens of Bayou Bend–Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
Visit Bayou Bend during open-sketching hours, when guests are invited to draw from Bayou Bend’s natural woodlands and formal gardens. Paper, clipboards, and pencils are provided.
Highlights of the Audrey Jones Beck Building–Beck Building
Join this 45-minute tour to sample works on view from collections throughout the Beck Building. Each tour includes different works of art, so your experience is always a fresh look at the Museum!
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Jazz & Juleps at Bayou Bend–Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
Sip on mint juleps under an elegant Southern garden tent while live jazz heats up the night at beautiful Bayou Bend.