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  1. The Cyrus Cylinder and Ancient Persia: A New Beginning

    www.mfah.org/exhibitions/cyrus-cylinder-and-ancient-persia-new-beginning - Exhibition
    the Great. It is often referred to as the first bill of human rights because it appears to encourage freedom of worship and to allow deported people to return to their homelands. It was first found in Babylon (now Iraq) in 1879 during …

  2. HOME—So Different, So Appealing

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    . In Houston, the exhibition is supported by: Leslie and Brad Bucher Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation Gail and Louis Adler Mike Loya Sara and Bill Morgan Olive McCollum Jenney Ms. Victoria Goldstein and Mr. Randall H. Jamail Jorge …

  3. Save the Dates: Fall Programming Sneak Peek!

    www.mfah.org/blogs/behind-scenes-rienzi/save-dates-fall-programming-sneak-peek - Blog
    in America and Europe in the 1700s and 1800s, meeting once a month to chat about each month’s selection. The inaugural session will take place on September 14th, and the book featured is Bill Bryson’s At Home: A Short History …

  4. Dangerous Curves: A “Sculpted in Steel” Chat with Ken Gross

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    and shown in movie newsreels and magazines. Clark Gable and Gary Cooper, along with James Cagney, Tyrone Power, Bill “Bojangles “ Robinson, and Joe E. Brown, all drove Duesenbergs—the most luxurious American car …

  5. “Radical: Italian Design” | 3 Questions for Dennis Freedman

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    . The following is an excerpt from his interview with Cindi Strauss, the Sara and Bill Morgan Curator of Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design. Cindi Strauss: How did you first become interested in Italian Radical design? Dennis Freedman: What …

  6. Planned Giving, Special Gifts, and Legacy Societies

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    Arnold and Bill Frazier Lynne and John Averett Audrey Jones Beck* Margaret E. Biehl* Rick Bihner Dorothy B. Black Jack S. Blanton, Sr.* Gay S. Block Dr. Michael and Susan Bloome+ Jessie Carolyn Brown+* and Jack Harold Upton …

  7. Displays at the Powell Library

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    100,000 records are online, and the collection continues to grow.  Printed Color for All: Chromolithographic Book Illustrations in the Powell Library’s Rare Book Collection February 7–July 13, 2019 When Owen

  8. “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power” Virtual Programs

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    as a spiritual trial. Streaming August 5–30 • Losing Ground (Directed by Kathleen Collins, 1982, 86 min.) At personal and professional crossroads, a young philosophy professor (Seret Scott) and her painter husband (Bill Gunn) leave New York City for a summer in the country and experience a reawakening. Streaming August 12–30 …

  9. Robert Frank Collection

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    Institute: Robert Frank, Director, Producer, Writer, Editor; Danny Seymour, Photography; Robert McNamara, Sound; with Lynn Reyner, Jaime deCarlo, Totts, Robert Schlee, Sheila Pavlo, Bill Hart, Vera Cochran, Sidney Kaplan, June Leaf …

  10. “Two Centuries of American Still-Life Painting: The Frank and Michelle Hevrdejs Collection” Opens at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, in January

    www.mfah.org/press/two-centuries-of-american-still-life-painting - Press Release
    is provided by: The Gordon A. Cain Foundation Additional generous support is provided by: Frank and Michelle Hevrdejs Sara and Bill Morgan Kinder Foundation Tina and Joe Pyne About the MFAH Established in 1900, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston …

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