15 Jan
Wed / 2014

  1. LECTURES
    Talk + Tour at Bayou Bend

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    "Historians on the Collection" Bayou Bend continues its popular Talk + Tour program with a series of talks presented by local historians. Speakers use objects from the collection as a window into historians’ thought processes[…]

  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.

  3. 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[…]

16 Jan
Thu / 2014

  1. LECTURES
    Rethinking the American Rose Garden

    Law Building

    Speaker: Peter E. Kukielski, former Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden Curator at the New York Botanical Garden. Think you can't grow roses in Houston’s hot, humid summers without gallons of pesticides? Peter E. Kukielski, one of[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    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.

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Antonio Berni: Poetic Radical”

    Beck Building

    In this tour of the exhibition Antonio Berni: Juanito and Ramona, learn about Juanito and Ramona—two characters created by Antonio Berni in the middle of the previous century—who live on to tell his and Argentina’s[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Impresionismo y Posimpresionismo

    Beck Building

    Esta charla se presenta en español. / This tour is presented in Spanish. For a similar tour in English, see “After the Impressionists” and Lunch + Look “After the Impressionists.” Acompañenos en esta charla de 45[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Antonio Berni: Poetic Radical

    Beck Building

    In this tour of the exhibition Antonio Berni: Juanito and Ramona, learn about Juanito and Ramona—two characters created by Antonio Berni in the middle of the previous century—who live on to tell his and Argentina’s[…]

  6. 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.

  7. LECTURES
    Artful Thursday “A Transformative Partnership: Horses and Humans”

    Law Building

    Presented by Carolyn Willekes, PhD, University of Calgary, in partnership with Archaeological Institute of America, Houston Society. The partnership between humans and horses goes back much further than previously thought. Domestication of the horse radically[…]

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