23 Apr
Wed / 2014

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Symbols in Art”

    Beck Building

    Join this 45-minute tour to explore a broad range of artistic symbols and their meanings in different cultures and times. ► Admission is free when you purchase lunch from the daily on-site food truck or[…]

  2. WORKSHOPS
    Homeschool Workshop “Painting the Color White: Exploring the Art of John Singer Sargent”

    Law Building, Beck Building

    At this workshop, participants explore the works of John Singer Sargent, including the landscape watercolors and portraits painted on his travels around the world. In the studio, families create their own works of art inspired[…]

  3. GALLERY EXPERIENCES
    Sketching in the Galleries at Rienzi

    Rienzi

    All ages and levels are welcome to draw in the galleries during Rienzi’s open sketching hours!  The galleries hold treasures for every artist: space and light, interior design, historical narrative, decorative motifs, reflective surfaces, intriguing[…]

  4. LECTURES
    Annual Lawndale Art Center/Design Council Lecture “In Praise of Man-Made Nature”

    Law Building

    Presented by Karrie Jacobs, School of Visual Arts, New York. The real lesson of New York City's celebrated High Line is not that every city needs an elevated linear park, but that the features of[…]

24 Apr
Thu / 2014

  1. 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.

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Our Secret Garden”

    Law Building

    Join this leisurely, 45-minute stroll through the Museum’s Cullen Sculpture Garden, which showcases 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century masterworks by artists including Louise Bourgeois; Henri Matisse; Auguste Rodin; and Joseph Havel, director of the Glassell School of[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Obras exclusivas del Museo

    Beck Building

    Esta charla se presenta en español. / This tour is presented in Spanish. Visite algunas de las más famosas y apreciadas obras en la colección del MFAH en este recorrido de 45 minutos.

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Braque: From Fauvist to Cubist

    Law Building

    Georges Braque is known for co-pioneering Cubism with Pablo Picasso. On this 45-minute tour, explore Georges Braque: A Retrospective, an exhibition of more than 70 paintings and collages by this influential and innovative 20th-century artist.[…]

  5. 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.

  6. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Wine + Art “Four French Soirées”

    Beck Building

    This series of wine-tasting seminars complements the exhibitions The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute and Georges Braque: A Retrospective. Each program begins with a brief presentation[…]

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