04 Oct
Fri / 2013

  1. EVENTS
    Patron-Plus Members Preview “American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World”

    Beck Building

    Patron-Plus MFAH Members are invited to preview the exhibition American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World before it opens to the public. Drop in anytime from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. For Patron, Supporting, Sponsor, and Benefactor[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Favorite Highlights”

    Beck Building

    This 45-minute tour features some of the best-known and best-loved works in the MFAH collections. Each tour is a unique experience as the docent selects different works of art for each gallery talk.

05 Oct
Sat / 2013

  1. WORKSHOPS
    Learning Through the Art at the MFAH “Tour the Americas”

    Law Building

    Learning Through Art at the MFAH (LTA/MFAH) connects the museum's collections of world art into the classroom curriculum for art, language arts, math, science, and social studies. Through discussions in the museum galleries and hands-on art[…]

  2. EVENTS
    Members Daytime Preview “American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World”

    Beck Building

    MFAH Members are invited to see American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World before the exhibition opens to the public. Drop in anytime between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. For all levels of MFAH Membership.[…]

  3. LECTURES
    38th Annual Ruth K. Shartle Symposium “American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World”

    Law Building

    The exhibition American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World offers an unprecedented opportunity for leading scholars of American and European art to consider the seminal role that Benjamin West (1738–1820) and John Singleton[…]

  4. WORKSHOPS
    What Does It Mean to Make?

    Beck Building

    Have you ever looked at a work of art and wondered, “How did they make that?” Experiment with new materials and ways of making art while developing tools and methods that you can use in[…]

  5. EVENTS
    Members Tour “Friends and Foes: West and Copley in London”

    Beck Building

    In conjunction with the exhibition American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World, this tour focuses on the relationship between Benjamin West and John Singleton Copley, 18th-century American artists who left the colonies to[…]

  6. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Aesthetic Attention in Designing Everyday Objects

    Law Building

    Form meets function: On this 45-minute tour, explore how everyday utilitarian objects in the MFAH collections—from various parts of the world and across time periods—provided rich and interesting design and decoration to the households where[…]

  7. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Koloman Moser: Designing Modern Vienna, 1897–1907

    Beck Building

    Instrumental in the modern-design revolution that swept Vienna at the turn of the 20th century, Koloman Moser (1868–1918) worked across varied types of media, in both two and three dimensions. Join this 45-minute tour of[…]

  8. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Important Women in MFAH History

    Beck Building

    The MFAH has a long history of dedicated and generous female patrons. On this 45-minute tour, learn about these women, their private collections, and their relationships with the Museum—as you enjoy some of the amazing[…]

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