06 Dec
Sun / 2015

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sunday Family Zone + Studio “Rothko's Layered Paint”

    Law Building, Beck Building

    One of the most famous painters in American art, Mark Rothko embraced the beauty of pure abstraction and created many works of art featuring soft, rectangular forms floating on a field of color, including the[…]

  2. 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. 

  3. 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[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Pleasure and Piety: The Art of Joachim Wtewael

    Beck Building

    Presented in conjunction with the exhibition “Pleasure and Piety: The Art of Joachim Wtewael (1566–1638)” A remarkable storyteller, Mannerist painter Joachim Wtewael depicted risqué mythological scenes and moralizing biblical tales with equal ease. He was a virtuoso[…]

  5. FILMS
    In the Shadow of Women

    Law Building

    Auteur Philippe Garrel’s latest, about marital infidelity, is crisply shot in black and white. Parisian couple Pierre (Stanislas Merhar), a struggling documentarian, and his film-editor wife, Manon (Clothilde Courau), have a seemingly stable relationship until[…]

  6. FILMS
    The Assassin

    Law Building

    Master filmmaker Hou Hsiao-hsien won Best Director at Cannes for this lavishly told tale, which occurs in the 9th century when China is being torn apart militarily. Yinniang (Shu Qi) was abducted as a child[…]

07 Dec
Mon / 2015

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Spring Semester at the Glassell Junior School: New-Student Registration Opens Today

    The Glassell Junior School

    Start planning for spring at the Glassell Junior School! Registration for spring classes begins today for new students and is ongoing until the third class meeting for full-semester courses. Returning this spring are the popular[…]

  2. PERFORMANCES
    Christmas Coffee and Concert

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Presented by Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens River Oaks Chamber Orchestra ROCO Brass Quintet performs Christmas favorites in a festive Spiegeltent—Belgian “tent of mirrors”—in the beautiful gardens on Bayou Bend's Diana Lawn. Guests enjoy delicious[…]

08 Dec
Tue / 2015

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    The Human Experience: The World, Our Home

    Beck Building

    From the earliest times, people have found sustenance and solace, challenge and mystery, in the natural world. Art has been a means to express their awe of, communion with, dependence on, and isolation from the[…]

09 Dec
Wed / 2015

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Focus Tour at Rienzi

    Rienzi

    Enjoy an in-depth discussion about an intriguing aspect of the Rienzi Collection.

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