02 Oct
Thu / 2014

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Isms and Schisms

    Beck Building

    Join this 45-minute gallery tour to explore distinct works in the MFAH collection of Modern and Contemporary art with reference to some of the theories and manifestos that connected—or divided—artists and movements.

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Family Pictures”

    Beck Building

    From marriage to parenthood and sibling rivalries to collective mourning, family is a universal experience. Join this 45-minute tour for a look at works that portray families.

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Paisajes Urbanos y Campestres

    Beck Building

    Esta charla se presenta en español. / This tour is presented in Spanish. Toma este tour y vive el bullicio en las calles de la ciudad o quizás la quietud junto a una laguna. Todo[…]

  4. 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.

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “Isms and Schisms”

    Beck Building

    Join this 20-minute Art Bite tour to explore distinct works in the MFAH collection of Modern and Contemporary art with reference to some of the theories and manifestos that connected—or divided—artists and movements. Art Bite[…]

  6. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “The Provocative in Art”

    Beck Building

    Artists have often tested the limits and caused controversy. During this 20-minute tour, view and discuss works of art that have challenged social norms, political ideologies, or established artistic conventions. Art Bite tours are a[…]

03 Oct
Fri / 2014

  1. 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.

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look Art Bite Tour “Contemporary Flavors”

    Beck Building

    This 20-minute Art Bite tour considers themes and materials used by artists of the late-20th century as well as the 21st century. Art Bite tours are a series of 20-minute gallery talks that feature one or[…]

  3. LECTURES
    Inside the MFAH “Silver: An American Art”

    Law Building

    Presented by Christine Gervais, associate curator, decorative arts and Rienzi Through purchases and gifts over the past decade, the collection of American silver at the Museum has grown significantly, with the result that the silversmithing[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Rivals, Spies, and the Quest for White Gold: Rienzi’s Porcelain Masterpieces

    Rienzi

    Discover Rienzi’s porcelain splendors! This docent-led tour introduces you to the inspiring development of “white gold” in Europe during the 18th century. 

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