Learn more about the works of art at Rienzi, the MFAH house museum for European decorative arts and paintings. On selected Thursdays, Gallery Talks offer an insider’s look at a particular object in the Rienzi Collection, as well as special topics and themes. Speakers include curators, conservators, educators, and librarians.

This month, enjoy a talk by Christine Gervais, director of Rienzi and curator of decorative arts. She discusses a newly acquired Sèvres teacup and saucer. 

Gallery Talks are free with Rienzi admission! Reservations are encouraged.

To find out more, and to RSVP, contact rienzi@mfah.org or 713.639.7800.


Education programs at Rienzi receive generous funding from the Sterling-Turner Foundation; Alkek and Williams Foundation; Carroll Sterling and Harris Masterson III Endowment; Isla Carroll Turner Friendship Trust; and the Caroline Wiess Law Endowment for Rienzi.