26 Mar
Thu / 2015

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Lunch + Look “What’s on View Today”

    Beck Building

    With more than 100 galleries and constantly changing exhibitions throughout the Museum, it’s almost impossible to see everything on view in one visit—so take a 45-minute tour that highlights signature objects. These tours promise to[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    ¿Qué hay para ver hoy en el Museo?

    Beck Building

    Este recorrido es presentado en español. / This tour is presented in Spanish. ¿Qué hay para ver hoy en el Museo? Es imposible ver todo en una sola visita con más de 100 galerías y cambios constantes.[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Unfolding Worlds: Japanese Screens and Contemporary Ceramics from the Gitter-Yelen Collection

    Law Building

    Unfolding Worlds: Japanese Screens and Contemporary Ceramics from the Gitter-Yelen Collection includes a remarkable selection of paintings, revealing 300 years of artistic traditions and styles from the Edo period (1608–1850) to the present. The subjects[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Highlights of the Rienzi Collection

    Rienzi

    Experience the depth and breadth of the Rienzi Collection on this one-hour, docent-led tour. Guests explore the glamour of 18th- and 19th-century Europe through beautiful examples of painting, porcelain, furniture, and metalwork.  Free with Rienzi admission.[…]

  5. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Happy Hour Thursdays

    Beck Building

    Bring your friends to a museum-style happy hour on Thursday, when general admission is free and the MFAH is open late! Enjoy drinks at the cash bar, beats by a local DJ, and bites at the evening’s food truck.

  6. LECTURES
    Artful Thursday “Japanese Icons”

    Law Building

    Presented by Kirsten Cather, associate professor, department of Asian studies, University of Texas at Austin Mount Fuji and cherry blossoms, geisha and samurai, the emperor and the Japanese flag. Many Japanese icons are featured on[…]

  7. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “Passport to Life: The Egyptian Mummy”

    Beck Building

    Mummification was the ancient Egyptian burial practice believed to usher the deceased into the afterlife, while retaining an anchor in the physical realm. On this 20-minute tour, learn about the art, science, and secrets of[…]

  8. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour “Riding the Range with Remington”

    Beck Building

    Thought that cowboys were just at the rodeo? On this 20-minute tour, see cowboys ride through the stark and rugged landscapes of the 19th-century American West—the source of inspiration for artist Frederic Remington (1861–1909). The[…]

  9. LECTURES
    Core Program Lecture: Moyra Davey

    Off-site

    Location: University of Houston School of Fine Arts Building | map Moyra Davey’s photographs of familiar objects—coins, kitchen shelves, a turntable needle, stacks of books, clumps of dust gathered along the floor—document the traces of[…]

27 Mar
Fri / 2015

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Little Art Adventures

    MFAH Visitors Center

    Little Art Adventures is a special program designed for children ages 3 to 5 years old and an adult companion. The experience includes a storybook circle, creative shape and color play, the creation of a[…]

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