22 Jan
Sun / 2012

  1. 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[…]

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    The History of American Beverages

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    THIS PROGRAM IS SOLD OUT Join Bayou Bend as the historic house museum offers an interactive, taste-bud-friendly look at the history of several popular American beverages. Over four weeks, participants take part in tastings and learn the history of coffee, tea, distilled[…]

  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. FILMS
    Good Bye

    Law Building

    From the director of The White Meadows (a favorite from 2010’s Iranian Film Festival), Good Bye is the story of Noora (Leyla Zareh), a Tehran lawyer in search of a visa to leave the country.[…]

23 Jan
Mon / 2012

  1. LECTURES
    Lecture & Book Signing with Kathy Ryan, Director of Photography at the New York Times Magazine

    Beck Building, Law Building

    Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is free, but seating capacity is limited and guests must register in advance. E-mail ryanlecture@mfah.org to register.  SORRY, ALL SEATS HAVE BEEN FILLED* For more than 25 years, Kathy Ryan, distinguished photography director at the New[…]

24 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.

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Hearst Foundation Evenings for Educators “The Secrets of Painting: Decoding Masterpieces with Science and History”

    Law Building, Beck Building

    Connect European History, World History, Science, and Language Arts with Art The dawn of the modern age—the 16th century—was a period of increased travel and trade throughout Europe and around the world. New techniques, subjects of[…]

  3. FUNDRAISING EVENTS
    Rienzi Society Annual Dinner

    Rienzi

    The Rienzi Society is a support group benefiting the former home of Carroll Sterling and Harris Masterson III. While celebrating at this festive evening, members participate in selecting the acquisitions the group will fund. The elegant,[…]

25 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.)

  2. GALLERY EXPERIENCES
    Sketching in the Galleries at Rienzi

    Rienzi

    All ages and levels are welcome to draw in the galleries during Rienzi’s open sketching hours!  The galleries hold treasures for every artist: space and light, interior design, historical narrative, decorative motifs, reflective surfaces, intriguing[…]

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