Films Week of Wednesday, March 22, 2023-Tuesday, March 28, 2023


Kehinde Wiley, The Death of Hyacinth (Ndey Buri Mboup), 2022, oil on canvas
Kehinde Wiley: An Archaeology of Silence November 19, 2023–May 27, 2024

The MFAH is the first stop on the tour of the monumental exhibition Kehinde Wiley: An Archaeology of Silence.

30 May Thu / 2024

  • Taking Venice Film Poster
    Taking Venice
    2 p.m.—3:45 p.m.

    Texas Premiere / During the Cold War, the U.S. government was determined to fight Communism with culture. This new documentary uncovers the story behind rumors that highly placed insiders rigged the 1964 Venice Biennale so Texas artist Robert Rauschenberg could win the Grand Prize.

31 May Fri / 2024

  • Taking Venice Film Poster
    Taking Venice
    7 p.m.—8:45 p.m.

    Texas Premiere / During the Cold War, the U.S. government was determined to fight Communism with culture. This new documentary uncovers the story behind rumors that highly placed insiders rigged the 1964 Venice Biennale so Texas artist Robert Rauschenberg could win the Grand Prize.

01 Jun Sat / 2024

  • Taking Venice Film Poster
    Taking Venice
    7 p.m.—8:45 p.m.

    Texas Premiere / During the Cold War, the U.S. government was determined to fight Communism with culture. This new documentary uncovers the story behind rumors that highly placed insiders rigged the 1964 Venice Biennale so Texas artist Robert Rauschenberg could win the Grand Prize.

02 Jun Sun / 2024