For the safety of our visitors and staff, the MFAH continues to require face masks/coverings. Advance timed tickets are recommended.

Calendar Week of Friday, June 4, 2021-Thursday, June 10, 2021


Dish, Persian, 15th century
Between Sea and Sky: Blue and White Ceramics from Persia and Beyond Through May 31, 2021

The enduring appeal of blue and white ceramics stretches across the centuries. This exhibition tells the story through the lens of the exceptional Hossein Afshar Collection of Persian ceramics.

10 Jun Thu / 2021

  • Christiane Baumgartner, Phoenix, 2018, woodcut in colors

    Christiane Baumgartner, Phoenix, 2018, woodcut in colors from one block, inked à la poupée in blue, red, pink, and orange inks and hand-printed multiple times on Korean Mulberry paper, edition 4/6 (varied), the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Museum purchase funded by Daisy Wong. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

    Virtual Lecture | Artist Christiane Baumgartner
    6:30 p.m.—7:30 p.m.

    Printmaker Christiane Baumgartner joins the MFAH prints & drawings curator in conversation via Zoom.