Activities Week of Sunday, December 26, 2021-Saturday, January 1, 2022


Shahzia Sikander, Pleasure Pillars, 2001, vegetable color, dry pigment, and watercolor on tea-stained wasli paper
Shahzia Sikander: Extraordinary Realities Through June 5, 2022

Paintings, drawings, and video animations show how Shahzia Sikander explores contemporary issues by transforming and subverting South and Central Asian illustrated manuscript painting.

19 May Thu / 2022

  • Happy Hour Thursday
    Happy Hour Thursday
    5 p.m.—8 p.m.

    Meet your friends at the MFAH for happy hour on Thursday, when general admission is free. Explore the campus, visit the galleries, and get a drink at the bar.

  • 2021–2022 Core Residents

    2021–2022 Core Residents, left to right: (front row) Sindhu Thirumalaisamy, Bryan Castro, Fred Schmidt-Arenales; (back row) Maggie Jensen, Mickey Aloisio, Jagdeep Raina, Karen Schiff; not pictured: Víctor Albarracín Llanos

    Core Program | Open Studios
    6 p.m.—8 p.m.

    Drop by the Core Program studios to see what the fellows have been working on this year.

21 May Sat / 2022

22 May Sun / 2022