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. Explore the monarchs and vibrant commercial markets that fed the rise of the[…]

  5. FILMS
    Manuscripts Don't Burn

    Law Building

    Writer-director Mohammad Rasoulof (Head Wind; The White Meadows; Iron Island) has been an outspoken critic of artistic censorship in Iran throughout his career, earning him a ban on making films, similar to his colleague Jafar[…]

04 Oct
Sat / 2014

  1. WORKSHOPS
    “Learning Through Art at the MFAH” Workshop for Middle School Educators

    Beck Building

    This workshop for middle school educators introduces a new way of thinking about curriculum and professional development in the art museum. Participants collaborate closely to share ideas, explore the latest research, and investigate an innovative[…]

  2. WORKSHOPS
    What Does It Mean to Make?

    Beck Building

    All teens ages 13–18 are welcome at this workshop. No previous art experience needed! Have you ever wondered, "How did they make that?" Experiment with new materials and ways of making art while developing tools[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Outdoor Tour “Around the MFAH”

    Beck Building

    The campus of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, includes five buildings; the remarkable Cullen Sculpture Garden, designed by Isamu Noguchi; and numerous sculptures. Join this 45-minute outdoor tour to experience these spaces and works[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Members Tours “Shadows on the Wall: Cameraless Photography”

    Beck Building

    Photography was invented in 1839, but creating photographic images does not always require a camera. On this one-hour members tour, visit the exhibition Shadows on the Wall: Cameraless Photography from 1851 to Today to learn[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    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[…]

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