Calendar Week starting Friday, May 24, 2019
PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
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!
Gallery Tour “Vincent van Gogh: His Life in Art”–Beck Building
Vincent van Gogh: His Life in Art follows the artist through four key stages of his career, from early sketches to final paintings. This hour-long, docent-led tour explores the exhibition and encourages visitors to discuss the art together.
Highlights of the Caroline Wiess Law Building–Law Building
Discover architectural and artistic treasures on this tour of the Law Building, designed by William Ward Watkin with additions by Kenneth Franzheim and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.
One of the most visually acclaimed films of 2017, Loving Vincent—the first fully oil-painted feature film—details the complicated life and controversial death of Vincent van Gogh.