30 Jul
Thu / 2015

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Summer Art Explorers: Look, Discover, Create!

    Beck Building, Law Building

    From ceramics and fiber to paint and metalwork, families are invited to experiment and create with materials found in works throughout the Museum this summer!

  2. 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[…]

  3. 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[…]

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Artful Thursday “Imperial Style”

    Law Building

    Presented by Helga Aurisch, curator, European art In conjunction with the exhibition Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna’s Imperial Collections, this presentation takes you on a fashionable tour of the Habsburg court. See how formality, an[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite “Date Night”

    Beck Building

    Dancing duos, kings and queens, gods and goddesses, mere mortals—all sorts of couples abound throughout the Museum's art collections. Bring along a date for this short tour that shares the fascinating stories behind the art.[…]

  6. 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[…]

31 Jul
Fri / 2015

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Passport Tour “African Royalty”

    Law 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[…]

  2. FILMS
    The New Rijksmuseum

    Law Building

    Renovation of Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum started in 2003. From the beginning, the plan was opposed by unyielding counter-forces. Director Oeke Hoogendijk filmed behind the closed doors of the museum for 10 years. What was meant to be a standard-length documentary[…]

01 Aug
Sat / 2015

  1. EVENTS
    Members Tour “Royal Treasures”

    Beck Building

    The exhibition Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna's Imperial Collections features paintings, royal carriages, costumes, armor, antiquities, and other treasures collected by the Habsburg Dynasty over five centuries. Though the MFAH is only 115 years old, it,[…]

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

    Beck Building

    Paintings by renowned Italian artists—from Carlo Dolci's intensely spiritual religious images and Luca Giordano's allegories, to the dramatic interpretations of Orazio Gentileschi and Francesco Solimena—are featured on these short tours. Discover a different work of art[…]

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