11 Mar
Fri / 2016

  1. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Little Art Adventures

    MFAH Visitors Center

    Little Art Adventures is a program designed for children ages 3 to 5 with an adult companion. The experience includes a storybook circle, creative shape and color play, making a simple art project, and a[…]

  2. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Azalea Trail

    Rienzi, Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Enjoy the beautiful gardens of the two MFAH house museums—Bayou Bend and Rienzi—as part of Houston’s annual Azalea Trail. Please note: Both locations are open only to Azalea Trail ticket holders during this three-day weekend.  Tickets are available in advance[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Impressionism: Art and Modernity

    Beck Building

    In 1874, a group of artists who called themselves the Cooperative and Anonymous Association of Painters, Sculptors, and Engravers organized their first exhibition in Paris, independent of the official Salon of the French Academy that[…]

  4. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    All That Jazz

    Beck Building

    The term “Jazz Age” was made popular by American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald, who wrote that it was a time when “the parties were bigger, the pace was faster, the buildings were higher, the morals[…]

  5. FILMS
    American Graffiti

    Law Building

    Introduced by writer/director Andy Bellin, MFAH film committee member George Lucas’s influential sophomore feature captures the nostalgia and rebellion of 1962 high school graduates enjoying their last night of summer before moving on to college.[…]

  6. EVENTS
    Art Crowd Party “Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1929–1940”

    Beck Building

    Party with the Art Crowd—the Museum's group for young members in their 20s and 30s. Mingle with fellow arts enthusiasts while you enjoy cocktails, light bites, music, and exclusive admission to Sculpted in Steel: Art[…]

12 Mar
Sat / 2016

  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. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Azalea Trail

    Rienzi, Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

    Enjoy the beautiful gardens of the two MFAH house museums—Bayou Bend and Rienzi—as part of Houston’s annual Azalea Trail. Please note: Both locations are open only to Azalea Trail ticket holders during this three-day weekend.  Tickets are available in advance[…]

  3. EVENTS
    Members Tour “Sleek and Sensuous”

    Beck Building

    The grace and modern luxury of Art Deco designs reigned supreme between the two World Wars. An eclectic, machine-inspired decorative style, Art Deco emerged at a time when rapid industrialization was transforming Western culture. In[…]

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Art Deco Architecture Walking Tour

    Off-site, MFAH Visitors Center

    Art Deco style lives again inside the MFAH with the roadsters in Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1929–1940 and the luxury items in Deco Nights: Evenings in the Jazz Age. Join architect Celeste[…]

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