20 Feb
Sat / 2016

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    DEFINE at the MFAH

    Beck Building

    This exclusive fitness program from DEFINE body & mind is inspired by Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1929–1940. Join in an outdoor bounce workshop that kicks your fitness goals into gear with a[…]

  2. EVENTS
    Members Daytime Preview “Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1929–1940”

    Beck Building

    Museum members are invited to preview Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1929–1940 before the exhibition opens to the public. Drop in anytime between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. For members at all[…]

  3. EVENTS
    Members Tour “Statements: African American Art from the Museum’s Collection”

    Beck Building

    In 1950 the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, awarded its annual purchase prize to John Biggers for his extraordinary drawing The Cradle, the first work of art by an African American to enter the Museum’s[…]

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Object Detectives: Unlocking the Mysteries of America’s Past

    Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Becoming an expert on historic objects means learning to see. Curators, conservators, and historians view museum collections through different eyes than the casual viewer. Get a peek into their world with the spring installment of[…]

  5. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite “Pleasures of the Senses”

    Beck Building

    The concept of the five senses is rooted in Greek philosophy, which held that the senses are points of contact between people and the universe. Though the visual arts are a feast for the eyes,[…]

  6. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Picturing Place

    Beck Building

    What is a “place”? A geographical location? A physical surrounding? A state of mind? The answer is all of the above, and more! Join the 45-minute tour and discover the wide variety of ways artists[…]

  7. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Contingent Beauty: Contemporary Art from Latin America

    Law Building

    The exhibition Contingent Beauty: Contemporary Art from Latin America brings together a selection of major works by 21 artists who are recognized as pioneers or precursors of key artistic trends both inside and outside their[…]

  8. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Kiss of the Egg

    Law Building

    Experience a playful work featured in the exhibition Contingent Beauty: Contemporary Art from Latin America. Through a docent-led discussion, visitors consider the sculpture Kiss of the Egg by Mexican artist Gabriel Orozco (born 1962), one of the[…]

  9. FILMS
    Kings of the Road

    Law Building

    Kings of the Road—the final film in Wim Wenders's Road Trilogy—is about a friendship between two men. Bruno, aka King of the Road (Rüdiger Vogler), repairs film projectors and travels along the inner German border[…]

21 Feb
Sun / 2016

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Sunday Garden Photography at Rienzi

    Rienzi

    On Sunday afternoons, visit the Rienzi gardens and capture their oasis-in-the-city beauty from behind the lens. Snap photos of the colorful flowers, lush green spaces, interesting architectural details, and eclectic statues. Use #rienzigardens to share your[…]

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