06 Apr
Thu / 2017

  1. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Highlights of the MFAH

    Beck Building

    With so many exhibitions and galleries to explore at the Museum, it’s almost impossible to see everything on one visit. So join up with this tour that samples the diverse array of art on view at the MFAH today.

  2. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Colors of the Oasis: Central Asian Ikats

    Beck Building

    Ikat textiles are distinguished by bold, original designs using vibrant colors and are prized for their great beauty. Join this docent-led tour and experience the remarkable beauty of the collection of the designs on view in Colors of the Oasis: Central Asian Ikats.

  3. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Vignettes: Masterworks on Paper 1520 to 1870

    Beck Building

    Join this 45-minute, docent-led tour to experience the rich presentation of works on paper featured in the exhibition Vignettes: Masterworks on Paper 1520 to 1870.

  4. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Still-Life Sketching

    Beck Building

    Grab colored pencils and sketching paper, then make your own work of art inspired by the masterpieces on view in Two Centuries of American Still-Life Painting: The Frank and Michelle Hevrdejs Collection.

  5. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Happy Hour Thursdays

    Beck Building

    Bring your friends to a museum-style happy hour on Thursday, when general admission is free and the MFAH is open late! Enjoy music, drinks from the bar, and bites at the evening’s food truck.

  6. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    College Night

    Beck Building

    General admission is free on Thursdays, and College Night features extra fun for students: Channel your creative energy at the art-making table, with extra inspiration from Colors of the Oasis and discounted tickets to Ron Mueck. A food truck, DJ, and drinks for sale by credit card at the bar round out this artsy evening.

  7. PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES
    Exploring the Artist’s Toolbox

    Beck Building

    Take a moment to touch, explore, and learn more about the different materials, processes, and techniques artists use to create works of art.

  8. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour

    Beck Building

    Discover something new every week with Art Bite tours, a series of 20-minute gallery tours that feature one or two specific art objects. The topic is the docent’s choice, so each tour is unique. These “bite”-size gallery experiences are quite a treat!

  9. LECTURES
    19th-Century Central Asian Ikats and Their Modern Revival

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    Law Building

    Highly prized for their aesthetic beauty, 19th-century ikat textiles from Central Asia—such as the examples on view in Colors of the Oasis: Central Asian Ikats—are renowned for their bold designs and inventive color combinations. This talk focuses on the work of contemporary artists who are leading a modern revival of handmade ikat textiles and the inspiration drawn from the historic influences.

  10. GALLERY TALKS/TOURS
    Art Bite Tour

    Beck Building

    Discover something new every week with Art Bite tours, a series of 20-minute gallery tours that feature one or two specific art objects. The topic is the docent’s choice, so each tour is unique. These “bite”-size gallery experiences are quite a treat!

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