23 Jul
Thu / 2015

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Fall Semester at the Glassell Junior School: Registration Opens Today

    The Glassell Junior School

    Get ready for another creative fall at the Glassell Junior School! Registration for fall classes begins today for continuing students, scholarship students, and MFAH members at the Family level and above. New-student registration begins Thursday,[…]

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Summer Art Explorers

    Beck Building, Law Building

    From fashion and portraits to landscapes and sculptures, journey through the Museum and explore works of art from around the world this summer! Families can embark on artistic adventures with games, toys, and storybooks in[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Passport Tour “Treasures of Latin American Art”

    Beck Building

    Make the MFAH your staycation destination! Travel around the globe, through time, and to other worlds in 45-minute Passport Tours. Join all of these summer tours and get to know the wonderful treasures that transform the Museum into an[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Rivals, Spies, and the Quest for White Gold: Rienzi’s Porcelain Masterpieces

    Rienzi

    Discover Rienzi's porcelain splendors! This docent-led tour introduces you to the inspiring development of "white gold" in Europe during the 18th century. Explore the monarchs and vibrant commercial markets that fed the rise of the[…]

  5. 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[…]

  6. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite “Destination USA: A Different Painting Every Week”

    Beck Building

    Travel the USA through the work of renowned American painters. The MFAH collection features an abundance of selections: the luscious landscapes of the Hudson River School; Frederic Remington's paintings of the American West; John Singer Sargent’s society[…]

  7. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Discovery Box

    Beck Building

    What do raw pigments look like? What tools do painters use? How does the artist prepare the surface, such as wood or canvas, for painting? During selected Happy Hour Thursdays, stop by the Discovery Box cart[…]

  8. FILMS
    I Am Michael

    Law Building

    Introduced by director Justin Kelly, recipient of QFest's inaugural Freedom of Vision award Ivy League grad Michael Glatze (James Franco) is the handsome, charismatic, and opinionated co-editor of the groundbreaking gay periodical XY Magazine. After moving from[…]

  9. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite “Other Worlds—Fantastic Visions”

    Beck Building

    Take a quick trip to wonderland! This summer, the Museum is brimming with otherworldly destinations—real and imaginary, virtual and tangible. You’ll be amazed by the way artists have transformed reality into fantastic visions of shadow[…]

24 Jul
Fri / 2015

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Little Art Adventures

    MFAH Visitors Center

    This summer, Little Art Adventures invites families to learn about different elements of art such as shape, color, and line. Offered on the fourth Friday of the month, Little Art Adventures is designed for children[…]

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