18 Oct
Tue / 2011

  1. WORKSHOPS
    Studio School Workshop: Mixed Media: Lit from Within

    The Glassell Studio School

    Mixed Media: Lit from Within - AW936-2 Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. October 18–November 29 (7 sessions) Instructor: Portman $315 + $25 Lab Fee This workshop addresses art made on transparent and translucent surfaces (glass, Plexiglas,[…]

20 Oct
Thu / 2011

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk: Spotlight on Mary Cassatt “Painter and Printmaker”

    Beck Building

    Mary Cassatt—the only American artist directly affiliated with the French Impressionist movement—is today remembered for her intimate domestic scenes. On this 20-minute gallery talk, explore a painting and a print by Cassatt (1844–1926), and see[…]

21 Oct
Fri / 2011

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk: Artists as Students and Teachers

    Beck Building

    Before they became household names, artists were students, learning their craft and developing their signature style.  Many went on to mentor the next generation of would-be-great artists as they struggled forge their artistic identity.  Explore[…]

  2. LECTURES
    Lecture “What Is Islamic Art?”

    Law Building

    What Is Islamic Art? Presented by Francesca Leoni, MFAH curator of the Arts of the Islamic World, in conjunction with the MFAH collections and the exhibition Gifts of the Sultan: The Arts of Giving at[…]

  3. EVENTS
    Members Preview Party "Gifts of the Sultan: The Arts of Giving at the Islamic Courts"

    Beck Building

    MFAH Members Preview Party Gifts of the Sultan: The Arts of Giving at the Islamic Courts Cash bar, music. Please present your membership card and photo ID for admission.

  4. LECTURES
    Members Preview Lecture "Rewrapping Gifts of the Sultan"

    Law Building

    MFAH Members Preview Lecture Presented by Linda Komaroff, Curator of Islamic Art and Department Head, Art of the Middle East, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and organizing curator of the exhibition Gifts of the[…]

  5. FILMS
    The Double Hour

    Law Building

    Guido (Filippo Timi), a former cop, is a luckless veteran of the speed-dating scene in Turin. But, much to his surprise, he meets Slovenian immigrant Sonia (Ksenia Rappoport), a chambermaid at a high-end hotel. The[…]

22 Oct
Sat / 2011

  1. WORKSHOPS
    Teacher Workshop “Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs”

    Law Building

    Works of art from the pharaohs' tombs offer ways to teach about the lives of Egyptian rulers, burial practices, Egyptiangods and goddesses, and the science of mummification. Tour the exhibition Tutankhamun: The Golden King and[…]

  2. EVENTS
    Members Daytime Preview "Gifts of the Sultan: The Arts of Giving at the Islamic Courts"

    Beck Building

    MFAH Members Preview Party Gifts of the Sultan:The Arts of Giving at the Islamic Courts For MFAH Members at all levels of membership: Drop-in viewing of the exhibition before it opens to the public. Please[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Members Tour: Lifestyles Around the World

    Beck Building

    Tour for MFAH Members Lifestyles Around the World The exhibition Life & Luxury: The Art of Living in Eighteenth-Century Paris allows you to experience—through art and material culture—a typical day in the life of elite Parisians. After[…]

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