16 Feb
Sun / 2014

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Bayou Bend Family Day

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    An amazing day of fun and entertainment awaits visitors at Bayou Bend Family Days. Activities, music, demonstrations, performances, craft workshops, giveaways, and more abound throughout the home and gardens. Enjoy tours of the first floor[…]

  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. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Opening Weekend in the Studio: Georges Braque

    Beck Building

    Celebrate the opening of Georges Braque: A Retrospective with an art-making project in the studio, inspired by works of art in the exhibition. Families are also invited to check out and enjoy a variety of[…]

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Voilà! Sketching with Sunlight

    Beck Building

    In this special art-making activity inspired by The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, families are invited to sketch works of art in the European galleries and[…]

  5. LECTURES
    Freed Lecture “Braque and Picasso: A Continuing Dialogue”

    Law Building

    Presented by Pepe Karmel, associate professor of art history, New York University. This year, the Freed Lecture series presents four free lectures related to the exhibition Georges Braque: A Retrospective. Renowned art historian, curator, and[…]

  6. 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[…]

17 Feb
Mon / 2014

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Open on Monday Holiday

    Beck Building, Law Building, Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Spend your Monday holidays at the MFAH! The Museum, MFAH Shop, Cafe Express, and Bayou Bend—usually closed on Mondays—are open on Presidents' Day. Cullen Sculpture Garden is open every day. ► MFAH Main Campus ► Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens ► Cullen Sculpture[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Once upon a Time: Stories in Art”

    Beck Building

    Discover the hidden and not-so-hidden stories behind a selection of artworks from the MFAH collection on this 45-minute tour. ► Admission is free when you purchase lunch from the daily on-site food truck or from[…]

18 Feb
Tue / 2014

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Preschool Story Hour at Bayou Bend

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Bayou Bend offers Preschool Story Hour on the third Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m. Stories are read aloud by an educator and are followed by an optional activity. Walk-ins are welcome, but advance reservation[…]

  2. WORKSHOPS
    Homeschool Workshop “On the Trade Route: Archaeological Discoveries in the Arabian Peninsula”

    Law Building, Beck Building

    At this workshop, participants learn about newly excavated objects found on ancient trade routes in the Middle East, from Paleolithic funeral stelae to gold masks, in the exhibition Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of[…]

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