05 Nov
Tue / 2013

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World”

    Beck Building

    On this 45-minute tour of American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World, see the exhibition which charts the rise and spectacular success of contemporary history painting in the 18th century through the lives[…]

06 Nov
Wed / 2013

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “A Sense of Place”

    Beck Building

    Artists throughout time have chosen places or settings—inside and outside, realistic or imaginary—to showcase their technical prowess and poetic interpretation. On this 45-minute tour, discover the variety of ways that a place is conveyed to[…]

  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[…]

07 Nov
Thu / 2013

  1. FILMS
    Chasing Shakespeare

    Law Building

    Presented as part of the Houston Cinema Arts Festival field trip program. Pass holders welcome, but seating not guaranteed. Please contact outreach@cinemartsociety.org if you plan to attend. This enchanting love story about a young Native[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World”

    Beck Building

    On this 45-minute tour of American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World, see the exhibition which charts the rise and spectacular success of contemporary history painting in the 18th century through the lives[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Arte Moderno / Modern Art

    Beck Building

    Esta charla se presenta en español. / This tour is presented in Spanish. Acompáñenos en esta dinámica charla sobre arte moderno, explorando y aprendiendo sobre las obras maestras modernas (de 1870 a 1950) en la[…]

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    First Thursday Sketching

    Beck Building, Law Building

    On the first Thursday of select months, sketch works of art in the galleries during this free, informal program. An MFAH teaching artist is on hand with paper, pencils, and clipboards to get you started.[…]

  5. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Happy Hour Thursdays

    Beck Building

    Bring your friends to a museum-style happy hour on Thursday, when general admission is free and the MFAH is open late! Enjoy drinks at the cash bar, beats by a local DJ, and bites at the evening’s food truck.

  6. LECTURES
    Gregg Bordowitz: Revisiting “Poetics”

    The Glassell Studio School

    This Core Program lecture is free and open to the public. No RSVP required. In his lecture "Revisiting Poetics,"  writer, activist, and artist Gregg Bordowitz uses Aristotle's seminal text as a starting point for a discussion[…]

  7. FILMS
    The Yellow Ticket

    Law Building

    Enjoy a live multimedia event! ​Reanimating a silent cinematic classic starring famed Polish actress Pola Negri, The Yellow Ticket  features a new score by violinist Alicia Svigals. Negri embodies a woman’s struggle to overcome adversity[…]

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