Please note that weather has moved this event indoors, to the Glassell School of Art’s main lobby!

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind literary event! The MFAH and Tintero Projects host five notable Houston poets and writers inspired by the art of the Cullen Sculpture Garden

Join in a “walkabout” reading, and experience the sculpture garden’s art in a new way: through the words of some of Houston’s most exciting writers. Traverse the space as each writer reads or performs a literary work inspired by one of the many sculptures. 

Participating writers and their art inspirations:

Arrive a little early to enjoy drinks, food-truck bites, and music! Stop by Happy Hour Thursday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

About Tintero Projects
Tintero Projects promotes writing and reading opportunities for emerging Latinx poets and writers of color in the Houston–Galveston/Gulf Coast Region, providing community through writing workshops, readings, collaborative art events, submission events, and a monthly reading series.

Drop in! This event is free.

► Plan ahead for your visit with parking information.


Learning and Interpretation programs receive generous funding from Institute of Museum and Library Services; MD Anderson Cancer Center; Sharon G. Dies; the Sterling-Turner Foundation; the Powell Foundation; Houston Junior Woman’s Club; Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo; the Kress Foundation; The Brown Foundation, Inc.; and the Susan Vaughan Foundation.