12 Feb
Thu / 2015

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Adorning Adornment

    Beck Building

    Throughout history, art objects of sheer beauty have been created specifically to adorn the body, and to communicate status or rank. Join this 45-minute tour to explore objects in the Museum's collection—including jewels, crowns, funerary[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “Spirit of America”

    Beck Building

    How can we define the ever-evolving character of America? On this 45-minute tour, explore the history, style, and subject matter of American art as it showcases the American spirit.

  3. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Happy Hour Thursdays

    Beck Building

    Bring your friends to a museum-style happy hour! General admission is free on Thursdays, so take advantage of the opportunity to discover your Museum at no cost. While you're here, grab a drink at the[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “Who Are Those Ancient Nudes in the Lobby?”

    Beck Building

    No century is without its celebrities and idols—nude images included! Join this 20-minute tour to explore the celebrities of ancient Greece and Rome, in all their splendor. Art Bite tours are a series of 20-minute[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “Adorning Adornment”

    Beck Building

    Throughout history, art objects of sheer beauty have been created specifically to adorn the body, and to communicate status or rank. This 20-minute tour explores objects in the Museum's collection—including jewels, crowns, funerary objects, and[…]

13 Feb
Fri / 2015

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look Art Bite Tour “Fancy Feasting”

    Beck Building

    The preparation, service, and consumption of food is a universal subject. This 20-minute tour examines food-related narratives in the art throughout cultures of the world. Art Bite tours are a series of 20-minute gallery talks[…]

  2. EVENTS
    Patron-Plus Viewing Hours “Spectacular Rubens”

    Law Building

    Museum members at the Patron level and above are invited to preview the exhibition Spectacular Rubens before it opens to the public. Drop in anytime between 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. For Patron, Supporting, Sponsor,[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Friday Focus Tour at Rienzi

    Rienzi

    Start your weekend at Rienzi! On the second and fourth Friday of the month, enjoy an in-depth tour and discussion about an intriguing aspect of the Rienzi Collection. These small, personal tours are limited to 10[…]

  4. LECTURES
    Members Preview Lecture “Spectacular Rubens”

    Law Building

    Presented by David Bomford, interim department head, European art; chairman, department of conservation; and Houston co-curator for the exhibition Spectacular Rubens Long considered the pinnacle of Peter Paul Rubens’s innovative achievement in Flemish tapestry design,[…]

  5. EVENTS
    Members Preview Party “Spectacular Rubens”

    Law Building

    Museum members are invited to view Spectacular Rubens before the exhibition opens to the public. • Music • Cash bar For members at all levels. RSVP by Wednesday, February 11: acceptances only to rsvp@mfah.org or[…]

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