Calendar Week of Thursday, June 2, 2022-Wednesday, June 8, 2022
The Obama Portraits Tour Through May 30, 2022
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery tour, featuring the acclaimed portraits of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama by Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald, comes to Houston.
02 Jun Thu / 2022
Explore the galleries and make your own art in the pop-up studio. Recommended for families with children ages 3+
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.
04 Jun Sat / 2022
Harry Belafonte stars in this crime thriller that serves as an allegory about racism, greed, and humankind’s propensity for self-destruction.
05 Jun Sun / 2022
Enjoy hands-on activities at the Family Art Cart in the galleries, with staff members on hand to answer questions.
Performances by free-jazz innovator Sun Ra and his Arkestra are intercut with footage of band members and Ra relaying his poetic proclamations.