Activities Week of Tuesday, February 1, 2022-Monday, February 7, 2022


The Obama Portraits Tour
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.

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