Calendar Week of Thursday, May 4, 2023-Wednesday, May 10, 2023
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 …
01 Jun Thu / 2023
Chocolat7 p.m.—8:45 p.m.
Celebrated filmmaker Claire Denis drew on her childhood experiences in 1960s French colonial Africa for this absorbing feature-film debut.
02 Jun Fri / 2023
MFAH Playdate11:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
Children 4 and younger, and their adult caregivers, are invited to enjoy a multi-sensory experience in the galleries with songs, stories, games, and activities.
Opening Reception | “2023 Studio School Annual Student Exhibition”6 p.m.—8 p.m.
Celebrate the opening of the 2023 Studio School Annual Student Exhibition at the Glassell School of Art.
A Gaza Weekend7 p.m.—8:30 p.m.
A British journalist tries to escape Israel after the UN imposes an embargo from land, air, and sea due to the spreading of a virus.
03 Jun Sat / 2023
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.
Behind-the-Scenes Experience for Benefactor & Leadership Circle Members11:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
“At the Vanguard of Collecting and Curating” MFAH members at the Benefactor level, and members of the Leadership Circle, are invited to this presentation by Anita N. Bateman, associate curator of modern and contemporary art.
Mediterranean Fever3 p.m.—5 p.m.
Waleed is an aspiring writer suffering from chronic depression who cultivates a relationship with a petty criminal neighbor.
Alam7 p.m.—9 p.m.
A Palestinian-Israeli high schooler undergoes a political awakening when he falls for the outspoken new girl in his class.
04 Jun Sun / 2023
Sunday Family Studio1 p.m.—3 p.m.
Create and learn in this workshop for families. Explore a work of art in the galleries, then make your own masterpiece in the studio.
Family Zone1 p.m.—4 p.m.
Visit the MFAH Family Zone for engaging gallery activities with coloring sheets, colored pencils, books, and more.