29 Mar
Sat / 2014

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    FotoFest 2014 “VIEW FROM INSIDE: Conference on Visual Art in the Arab World”

    Law Building

    Founded in 1983, FotoFest created the first international biennial of photography and photo-related art in the United States, held biennially since 1986. This conference presents an overview of the history of Arab culture and art[…]

  2. EVENTS
    Members Tour “Braque: From Fauvist to Cubist”

    Beck Building

    Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Georges Braque: A Retrospective. One of the greatest artists of the 20th century, Georges Braque invented Cubism with his friend and collaborator, Pablo Picasso. This tour for MFAH Members explores[…]

  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. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Greek or Roman?

    Beck Building

    How can you tell the difference between Greek art and Roman art? Antiquities and myths meet on this 45-minute tour, which travels back to a time when depictions of mythological gods and goddesses inspired the[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Feminine Mystique

    Beck Building

    On this 45-minute tour, explore works by female artists who often challenged stereotypes and societal limitations, as well as works featuring female subjects, from the sacred to the profane.

  6. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Unique Highlights

    Beck Building

    Join up with this 45-minute tour for an insider's look at works of art that are unique to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

  7. FILMS
    UNEARTHLING: Films by Peter Lucas

    Law Building

    In person: Filmmaker Peter Lucas This program of experimental film/video work by Houston-based artist Peter Lucas features the world premiere of his new short film, Unearthling (2014), as well as his recent Voyager Found (2013).[…]

30 Mar
Sun / 2014

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Rienzi’s Porcelain Masterpieces

    Rienzi

    A close exploration of the porcelain splendors at Rienzi, this tour introduces visitors to the inspiring development of "white gold" in Europe during the 18th century. Discover the monarchs and vibrant commercial markets that fed[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Greek or Roman?

    Beck Building

    How can you tell the difference between Greek art and Roman art? Antiquities and myths meet on this 45-minute tour, which travels back to a time when depictions of mythological gods and goddesses inspired the[…]

  3. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sunday Family Zone + Studio “Wet Paint! Exploring the Watercolors of John Singer Sargent”

    Beck Building, Law Building

    Learn about watercolor, the medium favored by renowned American painter John Singer Sargent, as seen in the exhibition John Singer Sargent: The Watercolors. Practice the watercolor painting technique of blending wet washes to create delicate[…]

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