24 Jan
Thu / 2013

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    MFAH Book Tours “In Country” MFAH Collections

    Law Building

    After reading the MFAH Book Tours selection for fall 2012—In Country by Bobbie Ann Mason—join this tour for a cross-cultural look at works of art in the MFAH collections that relate to war and other prominent themes in the novel. Copies[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Images of Power, Prestige, and Propaganda”

    Beck Building

    A portrait is meant to capture the physical presence and appearance of its subject. Yet at the same time, innumerable choices are made by the sitter and the artist to enhance authority, to inspire supporters,[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    War in Art

    Law Building

    War seems to be an inevitable state of being for humanity.  In the nearly four millennia of recorded history there have been few in which a war was not waged somewhere on earth. While the[…]

  4. FILMS
    Das Boot

    Law Building

    On a claustrophobic German submarine during World War II’s Battle of the Atlantic, soldiers suffer from boredom, filth, and sheer terror as they attempt to accomplish impossible missions for a government whose ideology they struggle[…]

25 Jan
Fri / 2013

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Little Art Adventures

    MFAH Visitors Center

    Little Art Adventures is a 30-minute program designed for children ages 3 to 5 years old and their adult companions. The experience includes a storybook circle; creative shape and color play; the creation of a[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Highlights of Ancient Art”

    Beck Building

    Journey through the ancient cultures surrounding the Mediterranean Sea, Egypt, and the Middle East on this guided tour that highlights key works in the MFAH antiquities collection. 

26 Jan
Sat / 2013

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Half-Price Entry Today Only!

    Law Building

    In celebration of Museum Experience Day, you're invited to enjoy half-price tickets to the groundbreaking exhibition WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath. For only $9 for adults and $7.50 for senior adults (65+),[…]

  2. EVENTS
    Members Tour: Caravaggio’s Legacy SOLD OUT

    Beck Building

    SOLD OUT Few artists—past or present—leave behind a legacy as profound as Italian Baroque master painter Caravaggio. The museum houses works by his intimate followers, known as Caravaggisti, as well as by later generations of[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Images of Power, Prestige, and Propaganda”

    Beck Building

    A portrait is meant to capture the physical presence and appearance of its subject. Yet at the same time, innumerable choices are made by the sitter and the artist to enhance authority, to inspire supporters,[…]

  4. FILMS
    The Iran Job

    Law Building

    The Iran Job follows American basketball player Kevin Sheppard as he accepts a job to play in Iran. With tensions running high between Iran and the West, Kevin tries to separate sports from politics only[…]

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