15 Jan
Sun / 2012

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Bayou Bend Family Day: Our Classical Past

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    See how the ancient world influenced art and American design. Themes from Greece, Rome, Mesopotamia, and the Far East are featured in music and dance performances, craft activities, storytelling, and demonstrations. An amazing day of fun and entertainment awaits[…]

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sunday Family Zone & Studio: Exploring a Mythical Masterwork “Orpheus Charming the Animals”

    Law Building, Beck Building

    Every Sunday, it's ArtTime/FamilyTime at the MFAH. On January 8, 15, 22, and 29, the Family Zone is located in the exhibition galleries of Dutch and Flemish Masterworks from the Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk “Highlights of the Peter Blum Edition Archive”

    Beck Building

    On this 45-minute gallery talk, explore the process of contemporary printmaking through the prints and preparatory materials of contemporary masters such as Louise Bourgeois, Enzo Cucchi, Alex Katz, Brice Marden, and James Turrell. The exhibition Highlights of[…]

  4. LECTURES
    Lecture "Modernism and Contemporary Art in Pakistan"

    Beck Building

    A book signing and a reception sponsored by Friends of Asian Art and Friends of the Arts of the Islamic World follow the program. This program is open to the public and free with general museum admission.[…]

  5. FILMS
    Hej Rup!

    Law Building

    Introductory remarks by Alison Greene, MFAH curator of Contemporary Art and Special Projects  In 1989 the MFAH presented the landmark exhibition Czech Modernism: 1900–1945, which inspired the current exhibition New Formations: Czech Avant-Garde Art and Modern Glass from the Roy and Mary[…]

16 Jan
Mon / 2012

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk: Highlights of the MFAH

    Beck Building

    Explore some of the best-known and best-loved works of art in the MFAH collections on this 45-minute, guided gallery talk.

17 Jan
Tue / 2012

  1. 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.

18 Jan
Wed / 2012

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk “New Formations: Czech Avant-Garde Art and Modern Glass from the Roy and Mary Cullen Collection”

    Beck Building

    See works of Czech avant-garde art that were hidden from the public during the Cold War, and discover a little-known chapter of 20th-century art. (This gallery talk lasts approx. 45 minutes.)

19 Jan
Thu / 2012

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk “The Spirit of Modernism”

    Beck Building

    See examples of Modernist American art spanning many artistic genres, including painting, sculpture, photography, and contemporary arts and design. This 45-minute gallery talk is presented in conjunction with the cross-departmental exhibition The Spirit of Modernism:[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Gallery Talk “Ariadne Abandoned by Theseus”

    Rienzi

    On the third Thursday of each month, Rienzi highlights a great work of art in the Rienzi Collection. Gallery Talks are given by museum curators, conservators, educators, and librarians.  January Gallery Talk Helga Aurisch, MFAH curator of European[…]

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