28 Apr
Mon / 2014

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Master Tours “Georges Braque: A Retrospective”

    Law Building

    Georges Braque: A Retrospective explores the unique achievement of one of the most influential painters of the 20th century. This exhibition is the first comprehensive museum survey of Braque’s work seen in the United States[…]

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Master Tours “Georges Braque: A Retrospective”

    Law Building

    Georges Braque: A Retrospective explores the unique achievement of one of the most influential painters of the 20th century. This exhibition is the first comprehensive museum survey of Braque’s work seen in the United States[…]

  3. LECTURES
    Lost Histories of the Ancient Maya: The Secrets of Museum Collections

    Law Building

    Presented by Cara Grace Tremain, University of Calgary. Archaeological excavations of ancient Mayan cities have been taking place since the 19th century, and many spectacular discoveries have been uncovered in these deep, remote, jungle locations.[…]

29 Apr
Tue / 2014

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “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.

30 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. 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[…]

01 May
Thu / 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 “Travel to Asia—at the MFAH”

    Beck Building

    Learn about the art and culture of India, Indonesia, Korea, China, and Japan as you travel the Asian galleries at the Museum on this 45-minute tour. Discover the many commonalities and differences of these neighboring[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Explorando las Decisiones de los Conservadores del Museo

    Beck Building

    Esta charla se presenta en español. / This tour is presented in Spanish. ¿Por qué los conservadores escogen colocar una obra de arte de determinada manera? ¿Cómo deciden los temas? ¿Cómo afectan el color de las[…]

  4. FILMS
    Cristo Rey

    Law Building

    For poverty-stricken Haitians, the Dominican Republic is a promised land, regardless of instances of racism and challenges in finding opportunity. Exploring the tensions between these close neighbors, Dominican filmmaker Leticia Tonos Paniagua creates a Caribbean[…]

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