Calendar Week of Thursday, May 19, 2022-Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest and Worry Will Vanish Through September 4, 2023
The MFAH continues its series of grand-scale, immersive presentations with this special experience that brings together two works by Pipilotti Rist from the Museum’s collection of modern and …
06 Jun Tue / 2023
Virtual Lecture | The Clocks of David Rittenhouse6 p.m.—7 p.m.
A preview of the forthcoming book David Rittenhouse: Philosopher-Mechanick of Colonial Philadelphia and His Famous Clocks.
08 Jun Thu / 2023
Summer Break at the MFAH11 a.m.—2 p.m.
When school’s out, families are invited to enjoy gallery activities with teaching artists and experiment with a variety of materials to create art.
09 Jun Fri / 2023
Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes7 p.m.—8:30 p.m.
This new documentary is a profound and expansive portrait of legendary jazz drummer, composer, bandleader, and activist Max Roach.
10 Jun Sat / 2023
Studio Saturday at Rienzi10 a.m.—Noon
Enjoy Rienzi while you learn art fundamentals! Discover new techniques for drawing, sketching, and composition.
Art Beyond Sight11 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
This free gallery program is designed for visitors who are blind or partially sighted.
Saturday Members Tour | “Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the Pearlman Foundation”11:30 a.m.—12:15 p.m.
MFAH members are invited to enjoy an inside look at the exhibition Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the Pearlman Foundation.
Members Event | Art-Making Activity for Families “Woven Wonders”1 p.m.—4 p.m.
MFAH members at the Family Level and above are invited to an art-making activity inspired by Woven Wonders: Indian Textiles from the Parpia Collection.
Conversations with the Director5:30 p.m.—6:30 p.m.
This discussion is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Woven Wonders: Indian Textiles from the Parpia Collection.
The Cool World7 p.m.—9 p.m.
This landmark independent film directed by Shirley Clarke reflects the harsh realities of Harlem street life through the story of 15-year-old Duke and his gang.
11 Jun Sun / 2023
MFAH on the Move | Bilingual Zumba11 a.m.—Noon
Meet up at the Museum for free Zumba on Sunday morning with FitMix Communities.