Special Exhibitions

Gordon Parks, Alberto Giacometti in His Studio, c. 1951, silver print on paper
Alberto Giacometti: Toward the Ultimate Figure
Through February 12, 2023

An ensemble of 60 masterpieces highlights Alberto Giacometti’s major achievements of the postwar years. This touring exhibition explores the artist’s creative process and how he came to produce his iconic figures. Tickets include general admission.

Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest and Worry Will Vanish
Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest and Worry Will Vanish
March 12–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 contemporary art. Tickets include general admission.

General Admission

Yayoi Kusama, Aftermath of Obliteration of Eternity, 2009, wood, metal, glass mirrors, plastic, acrylic paint, and LED
Museum Admission

Get timed-entry general admission tickets, which include access to visit the MFAH art collections and most exhibitions.

Visiting Rienzi

Admission to Rienzi, the MFAH house museum for European decorative arts, is by advance ticket purchase only. Visitors are welcome to the gardens at any time.

Special Events Bayou Bend 5
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens

Visit Bayou Bend, the MFAH house museum for American decorative arts.