11 Apr
Sat / 2015

  1. GALLERY EXPERIENCES
    Art Beyond Sight

    Beck Building

    "Art Beyond Sight" is a gallery program for visitors who are blind or partially sighted. Trained educators use verbal descriptions and hands-on materials to engage participants with the Museum's art collections and exhibitions. Admission is[…]

  2. EVENTS
    Members Tour “The Photographic Eye”

    Beck Building

    The late 1960s and early 1970s marked a period of tremendous political and social turmoil in Japan. As the country struggled to forge a new identity on the world stage, Japanese artists sought a medium[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite “Triumphant Eucharist”

    Law Building

    Long considered the pinnacle of Peter Paul Rubens’s innovative achievement in Flemish tapestry design, The Triumph of the Eucharist paintings and tapestries are among the most important works of art produced during the Baroque period.[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Something Old, New, Borrowed, and Blue

    Beck Building

    On this 45-minute tour, play along with us as we turn this beloved American proverb into our thematic lens and look at artworks in our galleries that are very old, extremely new/contemporary, borrowed, and at[…]

  5. GALLERY EXPERIENCES
    Slow Art Day 2016

    Beck Building, Law Building

    Slow Art Day is a global event with a simple mission: Help more people discover for themselves the joy of looking at and loving art. An annual event with participating institutions from across the world,[…]

  6. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Photo Magic

    Beck Building

    When photography was invented 175 years ago, can you imagine what it felt like to see such an image for the first time? People used terms like "divine perfection," “miraculous,” and “a little bit of[…]

  7. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Arts of the Islamic World

    Law Building

    The ancient trading route called the Silk Road wound its way through Islamic lands, encouraging a cultural exchange that provided artists with a diverse array of motifs, influences, and inspiration. On this 45-minute tour of[…]

  8. FILMS
    The Babadook

    Law Building

    PLEASE NOTE THAT FRIDAY'S SCREENING BEGINS AT 7:30 P.M. The Babadook is a creepy, expertly crafted debut Australian feature that has been a critical and audience favorite. A single mother (Essie Davis), whose husband died[…]

  9. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Gallery Concert “Mendelssohn and Schubert” by Mercury – The Orchestra Redefined

    Beck Building

    Presented by Mercury – The Orchestra Redefined’s artistic director, Antoine Plante, and musicians Now in its third year, Mercury’s Neighborhood Series offers hour-long concerts in four outstanding and convenient locations across Houston—The Museum of Fine[…]

12 Apr
Sun / 2015

  1. GALLERY EXPERIENCES
    Ladies’ Hat Day

    Beck Building, Law Building

    Time to get out your favorite bonnets, fedoras, fascinators, and cloches! Don your Sunday best for a visit to the exhibition Spectacular Rubens. Every Sunday in April, women wearing hats receive FREE Museum admission. Museum members[…]

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