14 Aug
Wed / 2019

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    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.

15 Aug
Thu / 2019

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Tour “Between Play and Grief: Selections from the Latino American Collection”

    Beck Building

    Between Play and Grief: Selections from the Latino American Collection features a survey of works from the MFAH collection of modern and contemporary Latin American and Latinx art. This 45-minute tour explores the exhibition and encourages visitors to discuss the art together.

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Happy Hour Thursdays

    Beck Building

    Bring your friends to a museum-style happy hour on Thursday, when general admission is free and the MFAH is open late! Explore the galleries, get a drink at the bar, and stop by the evening’s food truck.

16 Aug
Fri / 2019

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    August Art Afternoons at Bayou Bend

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Explore the history of American craft at Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens on selected Fridays this summer.

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Tour “Between Play and Grief: Selections from the Latino American Collection”

    Beck Building

    Between Play and Grief: Selections from the Latino American Collection features a survey of works from the MFAH collection of modern and contemporary Latin American and Latinx art. This 45-minute tour explores the exhibition and encourages visitors to discuss the art together.

  3. FILMS
    The Silence of Others (El silencio de otros)

    The Silence of Others reveals the epic struggle of victims from Spain’s dictatorship under General Francisco Franco. 

17 Aug
Sat / 2019

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Photography in the Gardens of Bayou Bend

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Are you an amateur photographer? The Bayou Bend gardens provide a unique opportunity! Capture the beautiful blooms, gorgeous woodlands, and formal landscapes through your own lens. 

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Members Tour “Shooting the Moon: Photographs from the Museum’s Collection 50 Years after Apollo 11”

    Beck Building

    In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, the Museum presents Shooting the Moon. This tour explores the photography exhibition and encourages visitors to discuss the art together.

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Tour “Between Play and Grief: Selections from the Latino American Collection”

    Beck Building

    Between Play and Grief: Selections from the Latino American Collection features a survey of works from the MFAH collection of modern and contemporary Latin American and Latinx art. This 45-minute tour explores the exhibition and encourages visitors to discuss the art together.

  4. PERFORMANCES
    Gallery Concert “Icons of Musical Style: The Blues”

    Law Building

    The last century of music in America has been expanded and enriched by many styles, including the blues. This concert is presented in conjunction with Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography.

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