22 Apr
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. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Fashion in Art

    Beck Building

    For centuries, individuals or societies have used fashion as a form of nonverbal communication to indicate occupation, rank, gender, class, wealth, and group affiliation. Fashion not only embraces clothing, but also accessories, jewelry, hairstyles, beauty[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    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. LECTURES
    Core Program Lecture: Huey Copeland

    Beck Building

    Presented by art critic and historian Huey Copeland Huey Copeland is associate professor of art history at Northwestern University, with affiliations in its department of African American studies and the program in gender and sexuality[…]

  5. FILMS
    Francofonia

    Law Building

    More than a decade after his breathtaking, single-take tour of the Hermitage in Russian Ark, Aleksandr Sokurov enters another renowned museum: the Louvre in Paris. This meditative essay shifts from the present—the filmmaker Skypes with[…]

23 Apr
Sat / 2016

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Members Tour “Lookin’ Good!”

    Beck Building

    A portrait is typically defined as a representation of a specific individual. More than simply recording a person’s features, a portrait evokes a sense of the subject’s presence and says something about status and personality.[…]

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite “All in the Family”

    Beck Building

    Love them or avoid them, families and family get-togethers are simply a part of life. Discover a different family in the Museum’s galleries each week on this 20-minute Art Bite Tour. Art Bite tours are[…]

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    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. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Fashion in Art

    Beck Building

    For centuries, individuals or societies have used fashion as a form of nonverbal communication to indicate occupation, rank, gender, class, wealth, and group affiliation. Fashion not only embraces clothing, but also accessories, jewelry, hairstyles, beauty[…]

  5. FILMS
    Francofonia

    Law Building

    More than a decade after his breathtaking, single-take tour of the Hermitage in Russian Ark, Aleksandr Sokurov enters another renowned museum: the Louvre in Paris. This meditative essay shifts from the present—the filmmaker Skypes with[…]

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