14 Sep
Sat / 2013

  1. EVENTS
    Members Tour: Important Women in MFAH History

    Beck Building

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

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Portraits from the MFAH Collections

    Beck Building

    Artists portray their subjects in many ways, sometimes realistically, but often taking artistic liberties. On this 45-minute tour, learn more about the artist’s choices and intentions for some portraits in the galleries.

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Self, Model, and Self as Other

    Beck Building

    Explore photographs that reveal different innovative approaches to the genre of the self-portrait. Join this tour to see work by artists such as Cindy Sherman and Robert Mapplethorpe, who are showcased in Self, Model, and[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Pattern and Design through the History of Art

    Law Building

    From ancient caves to contemporary art, patterns and designs have always been a part of artistic expression. On this 45-minute tour, visit works of art in the galleries that stretch across time and continents, and[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Favorite Highlights

    Law Building

    Visit some of the best-known and best-loved works in the MFAH collections on this 45-minute tour.

  6. LECTURES
    Michelangelo and Mattia Preti: Italian Masters at the Head of the Class

    Law Building

    Presented by John T. Spike, PhD, assistant director & chief curator, Muscarelle Museum of Art, College of William and Mary Noted art historian and critic John T. Spike returns to the MFAH to speak about[…]

  7. FILMS
    Le joli mai

    Law Building

    The late writer/director Chris Marker (La jetée; Sans soleil) cast his critical gaze toward French social attitudes in the early 1960s after the Algerian War. The spring of 1962 was a hopeful season that held[…]

15 Sep
Sun / 2013

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Texas Children’s Art Festival

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Bayou Bend presents an afternoon celebrating art—created by and for children—that helps forge a connection to Texas and American heritage. Children and their families may take part in art-making workshops; participate in a collaborative group[…]

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sunday Family Zone & Studio

    Law Building, Beck Building

    Every Sunday, it's ArtTime/FamilyTime at the MFAH. This month, look for signs in the main lobbies directing you to activities related to the exhibition Gifts from the Past: The Isabel Brown Wilson Collection. In the[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Portraits from the MFAH Collections

    Beck Building

    Artists portray their subjects in many ways, sometimes realistically, but often taking artistic liberties. On this 45-minute tour, learn more about the artist’s choices and intentions for some portraits in the galleries.

Showing items 1–10 of 22

September 2013

S M T W T F S
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30
Go to Today