15 Feb
Sat / 2014

  1. EVENTS
    Members Tour “Roads of Arabia”

    Beck Building

    This tour for MFAH Members explores the recently excavated objects in Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The unparalleled exhibition examines the impact of ancient trade routes that traversed the Arabian[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Artists’ Choices, Uncovered

    Beck Building

    Artists make choices about many aspects of their work: scale, medium, content, composition, materials, etc. On this 45-minute tour, explore the many expressions of choice made by artists in our collections and contemplate the relationship[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    19th-Century French Radicals

    Beck Building

    On this 45-minute tour, explore a selection of Impressionist paintings in the Museum's collection to discover the revolutionary ideas about art held by painters such as Manet, Monet, Renoir, and Degas.

  4. WORKSHOPS
    Art + Studio Adult Workshop “Inspired by Renoir”

    The Glassell Studio School, Beck Building

    Leading Impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s paintings of Parisians at leisure—dancing, boating, picnicking, at the opera, and more—are characterized by their  bright palette and elegant brushstrokes. This workshop begins with a brief tour in the exhibition The[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Iconic Photos from the 20th Century

    Beck Building

    On this 45-minute tour, explore the exhibition Made for Magazines: Iconic 20th-Century Photographs and learn about the stories behind of some of the most well-known and loved photographs of the past century.

  6. 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.

  7. LECTURES
    Easels in Eden: Monet’s Painting and Gardening Techniques

    Law Building

    Presented by Eric T. Haskell, PhD, professor of French and director of the Clark Humanities Museum, Scripps College. The relationship between Claude Monet’s gardening practices and painterly techniques as he used them to create over[…]

  8. FILMS
    Renoir

    Law Building

    A sumptuous biopic set on the French Riviera in the summer of 1915, this drama is inspired by the final years in the life of legendary painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir (Michel Bouquet). His son—and future film-directing[…]

  9. PERFORMANCES
    Houston Grand Opera Studio Recital

    Rienzi

    Experience the exceptional talents of up-and-coming artists from Houston Grand Opera Studio at sparkling evening recitals in Rienzi's intimate gallery. These thematic performances feature works by renowned composers and surprise talents, selected for your enjoyment[…]

16 Feb
Sun / 2014

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Artists’ Choices, Uncovered

    Beck Building

    Artists make choices about many aspects of their work: scale, medium, content, composition, materials, etc. On this 45-minute tour, explore the many expressions of choice made by artists in our collections and contemplate the relationship[…]

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