18 Dec
Sun / 2011

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Bayou Bend Family Day: Celebrate the Season

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Celebrate the joyous spirit of the season at Bayou Bend with performances and activities that take us back to holidays past. Enjoy cocoa and cookies as you listen to your favorite carols, delight in story[…]

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sunday Family Zone & Studio “Sumptuous Carpets: Exploring Textiles from the Islamic Courts”

    Beck Building

    Every Sunday, it's ArtTime/FamilyTime at the MFAH. Look for signs in the main lobbies to tell you which gallery the Family Zone is located in that day. Spend some time with the friendly family educators—sketch a work of art, sit[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk: Cultural Intersections

    Law Building

    Trade, war, diplomacy: What happens to artistic traditions when two cultures meet? Join this 45-minute gallery talk and see examples of cultural intersections in art.

  4. FILMS
    Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life

    Law Building

    Taking the best from La vie en rose and Amélie, renowned comic-book artist Joann Sfar’s Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life is a completely original take on one of France’s greatest mavericks, the illustrious and infamous Jewish[…]

  5. PERFORMANCES
    CANTARE Houston Holiday Concerts “A Ceremony of Carols” SOLD OUT!

    Beck Building

    6:30 pm Reception (lobby) 7:30 pm Concert (Gallery 214) ***** Remaining Concerts SOLD OUT! ****** CANTARE Houston Holiday Concerts at the MFAH—a cherished tradition! Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear CANTARE Houston, under the artistic direction of Kevin Raymond[…]

19 Dec
Mon / 2011

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    King Tut: Free for All Kids

    Law Building, Beck Building

    Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs  King Tut Exhibition: Free Admission for Kids 18 & Under on Select Mondays in December Youth ages 18 and younger receive a free ticket (valued at up to $16) when[…]

  2. PERFORMANCES
    CANTARE Houston Holiday Concerts “A Ceremony of Carols” SOLD OUT!

    Beck Building

    6:30 pm Reception (lobby) 7:30 pm Concert (Gallery 214) ***** Remaining Concerts SOLD OUT! ****** CANTARE Houston Holiday Concerts at the MFAH—a cherished tradition! Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear CANTARE Houston, under the artistic direction of Kevin Raymond[…]

20 Dec
Tue / 2011

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk “Frozen in Time: Still-Life Painting”

    Beck Building

    Although still-life painting was mastered by the ancient Greeks, the style went dormant until a spectacular resurgence in popularity across Europe in the 17th century. This 45-minute gallery talk explores still lifes, once considered the lowest of all[…]

21 Dec
Wed / 2011

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Curbside Delivery of King Tut Holiday Packs

    Beck Building

    Curbside Delivery of King Tut Holiday Packs Available today through 3 p.m. on Christmas Eve, December 24 King Tut Holiday Pack* $99 / $75 for MFAH Members 2 anytime, “fast track” tickets 2 audio guides Souvenir[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk: Arts of Antiquity

    Beck Building

    Put the Egyptian art of the King Tut exhibition in context: Join this 45-minute gallery talk and explore the artistic traditions of the ancient Mediterranean, through the MFAH collection of antiquities.

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