18 Jan
Sun / 2015

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Monet on Ice

    Law Building

    Celebrate the final weeks of the exhibition Monet and the Seine: Impressions of a River with ice skating! The Museum's massive Cullinan Hall transforms into a winter wonderland with a full-size skating rink, for three[…]

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sketching along the Seine

    Law Building

    In this art-making activity inspired by Monet and the Seine: Impressions of a River, families are invited to sketch works of art in the European galleries and explore how Claude Monet used natural light in[…]

  3. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Bayou Bend Family Day: African-American Heritage

    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[…]

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sunday Family Zone + Studio “The Many Colors of Henri Matisse”

    Law Building, Beck Building

    Explore the vibrant colors and hues Henri Matisse loved. In the galleries, families discover how this famous French painter used simple lines, brilliant colors, and rhythmic patterns to create works of art. In the studio,[…]

  5. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sunday Garden Photography at Rienzi

    Rienzi

    Visit the Rienzi gardens and capture their oasis-in-the-city beauty from behind the lens. Snap photos of the colorful flowers, lush green spaces, interesting architectural details, and eclectic statues. 

  6. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “Stories Behind American Silver”

    Beck Building

    Can a silver collection expose the politics of gender, class, and morals in America? Join this 20-minute tour of Silver: An American Art—Selections from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and discover stories of 19th-century[…]

  7. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “Spirit of America”

    Beck Building

    How can we define the ever-evolving character of America? On this 20-minute tour, compare two works of art which reveal different facets of the spirit of America. Art Bite tours are a series of 20-minute[…]

  8. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Fangs, Feathers, and Fins

    Beck Building

    In the ancient Americas, the image of the jaguar, harpy eagle, howler monkey, and other beings were used to bestow supernatural powers, to protect, and for worship. During this 45-minute tour of the exhibition Fangs,[…]

  9. FILMS
    Man of Iron

    Law Building

    Man of Iron was filmed in the wake of the epochal 1980 Gdansk shipyard strike and in the midst of the birth of Polish democracy. The focus, however, shifts to the morally ambiguous perspective of[…]

19 Jan
Mon / 2015

  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 Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Cullen Sculpture Garden is open every day. Just added: We have[…]

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