13 Oct
Tue / 2015

  1. WORKSHOPS
    Homeschool Family Workshop “Created from Dirt: Exploring Ceramics from Texas and around the World”

    Beck Building, Law Building

    Explore examples of clay pottery from Texas, Greece, Korea, and Peru, and discover the formal and cultural traditions displayed in these objects. In the studio, learn ceramic hand-building techniques and then create your own work[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    The Human Experience: Myth Making

    Beck Building

    All through history, people across cultures—in order to help make sense of the world in which they live, and their place in the universe—have created myths about super humans, heroes, and gods.  Fall Tour Series:[…]

  3. WORKSHOPS
    Homeschool Family Workshop “Created from Dirt: Exploring Ceramics from Texas and around the World”

    Beck Building, Law Building

    Explore examples of clay pottery from Texas, Greece, Korea, and Peru, and discover the formal and cultural traditions displayed in these objects. In the studio, learn ceramic hand-building techniques and then create your own work[…]

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Authors’ Talk & Book Signing “Texas Clay”

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Celebrate the exhibition Texas Clay: 19th-Century Pottery from the Bayou Bend Collection and its accompanying catalogue. The book tells the fascinating story of Texas stoneware, from its roots in Southern pottery to its development across[…]

14 Oct
Wed / 2015

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    The Human Experience: The Body Beautiful

    Beck Building

    The human body has figured prominently in the creative expression of nearly all cultures from the beginning of civilization. Through art, the body becomes a site for defining individual identity, constructing ideals, expressing power, and[…]

  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[…]

15 Oct
Thu / 2015

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Focus Tour at Rienzi

    Rienzi

    Enjoy an in-depth discussion about an intriguing aspect of the Rienzi Collection. These small, personal tours are limited to 10 people.

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Today at the MFAH

    Beck Building

    With more than 100 galleries and ever-changing exhibitions throughout the Museum, it’s almost impossible to see everything in one visit. So take a 45-minute tour that samples the diverse array of art on view at[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    The Human Experience: Visualizing Faith

    Beck Building

    Since the earliest days of human civilization, faith—whether in Osiris, Zeus, the God of Abraham, Allah, Buddha, or Hindu deities—has inspired timeless works of art that speak to the ongoing search for the meaning of[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Book Tour: “The Promise” by Ann Weisgarber

    Beck Building

    Enhance your experience of reading the novel The Promise, by Ann Weisgarber, with a docent-led tour of the Museum's galleries. Each stop on the tour includes discussion of excerpts from the novel and artworks in[…]

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