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Coffee with a Curator


#MFAHatHome Virtual Experience

MFAH curators sit down with a cup of coffee to chat about art and more, via Instagram Live. Grab your own mug and scroll down to check out these fun, informal conversations.

Coffee with a Curator: James Anno | European Art

James Anno, associate curator of European art, talks with bilingual Houston lifestyle blogger Mariana Cano (Yo Mariana) about the exhibition Glory of Spain: Treasures from the Hispanic Society Museum & Library.

Coffee with a Curator: Bradley Bailey | Asian Art

Bradley Bailey, curator of Asian art, chats about quarantine life and some of his favorite works from the MFAH collections.

Coffee with a Curator: Malcolm Daniel | Photography

Malcolm Daniel, curator of photography, talks about 19th-century photography and the MFAH collection.

Coffee with a Curator: Ann Dumas | European Art

Ann Dumas, consulting curator of European art, talks about some of her favorite French works from the MFAH collections.

Coffee with a Curator: Aimée Froom | Art of the Islamic Worlds

Aimée Froom, curator of art of the Islamic worlds, chats about some of her favorite works from the MFAH publication Bestowing Beauty: Masterpieces from Persian Lands—Selections from the Hossein Afshar Collection.

Coffee with a Curator: Rex Koontz | Ancient American Art

Rex Koontz, consulting curator of ancient American art, talks about the great gold objects in the MFAH collection.

Coffee with a Curator: Marian Luntz | Film

Film curator Marian Luntz chats about virtual cinema, the filmmaking scene in Houston, and more.