Tour & Toast | “Vertigo of Color”

Spring 2024

Join fellow art enthusiasts for a private group tour of the exhibition Vertigo of Color: Matisse, Derain, and the Origins of Fauvism. Come see and learn about how the creative partnership of Henri Matisse and André Derain changed the course of French painting. Following the tour, head over to Happy Hour Thursday for a complimentary drink.


  • $24 per person
  • $20 for MFAH members

Plan Your Visit

  • Tickets include admission to the MFAH Permanent Collections and all special exhibitions.
  • No need to find a group on your own to book this tour.
  • Meet in the lobby of the Beck Building.
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Contact or 713.639.7878.

“Vertigo of Color: Matisse, Derain, and the Origins of Fauvism” was organized by the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

This exhibition is made possible in part by a grant from:

Lead Corporate Underwriter:

This exhibition is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities.

Additional generous support is provided by:
Cherie and Jim Flores
Linnet F. Deily
Nancy Pollok Guinee
Carla Knobloch
Rand Group
Polly and Murry Bowden
Bettie Cartwright
Vivian L. Smith Foundation
Rosanette S. Cullen
Samuel F. Gorman


Audrey Jones Beck Building
5601 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005
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