25 Feb
Sun / 2018

  1. FILMS
    Oscar Nominees: Animated Short Film

    The MFAH is the only venue in Houston presenting all three programs of short films nominated for Academy Awards in 2018! Nominees for Best Animated Short Film include a Pixar tale about a lost-and-found box; an adaptation of a collection of Roald Dahl poems; and an ode to basketball brought to life by a legendary Disney director. Rated G unless otherwise noted.

26 Feb
Mon / 2018

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Summer Semester at the Glassell Junior School: Priority Registration Opens Today

    The Glassell Junior School

    Registration for the first class to take place in the new Glassell School of Art building begins today for continuing students, scholarship students, and MFAH members at the Family level and above. Classes are open to ages 3–18.

27 Feb
Tue / 2018

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sketching in the Gardens of Bayou Bend

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Visit Bayou Bend during open-sketching hours, when guests are invited to draw from Bayou Bend’s natural woodlands and formal gardens. Paper, clipboards, and pencils are provided. 

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Highlights of the Audrey Jones Beck Building

    Beck Building

    ​Join this 45-minute tour to sample works on view from collections throughout the Beck Building. Each tour includes different works of art, so your experience is always a fresh look at the Museum!

28 Feb
Wed / 2018

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Highlights of the Caroline Wiess Law Building

    Law Building

    Discover architectural and artistic treasures on this tour of the Law Building, designed by William Ward Watkin with additions by Kenneth Franzheim and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.

01 Mar
Thu / 2018

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Highlights of the MFAH

    Beck Building

    With more than 100 galleries and all the frequently changing exhibitions throughout the Museum, it’s almost impossible to see everything in one visit! Join this 45-minute tour that samples the diverse array of art on view at the MFAH today.

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Highlights of the MFAH

    Beck Building

    With more than 100 galleries and all the frequently changing exhibitions throughout the Museum, it’s almost impossible to see everything in one visit! Join this 45-minute tour that samples the diverse array of art on view at the MFAH today.

  3. 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 music, drinks from the bar, and bites at the evening’s food truck.

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour

    Beck Building

    Discover something new every week with Art Bite tours, a series of 20-minute gallery tours that feature one or two specific art objects. The topic is the docent’s choice, so each tour is unique. These “bite”-size gallery experiences are quite a treat!

  5. LECTURES
    Conversations with the Director: His Highness Maharaja GajSingh II of Marwar-Jodhpur and His Daughter, Baijilal Shivranjani Rajye of Marwar-Jodhpur, Talk with Gary Tinterow

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    Law Building

    In conjunction with the groundbreaking exhibition Peacock in the Desert: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India, H. H. Maharaja GajSingh II of Marwar-Jodhpur and his daughter, Baijilal Shivranjani Rajye of Marwar-Jodhpur, join Gary Tinterow for an evening of discussion.

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