Events & Programs for Adults
The Museum offers a wide range of lectures, concerts, readings, performances, symposia, films, and more in Brown Auditorium Theater, designed by renowned Bauhaus architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.
For many events, you may order tickets in advance. Pricing varies, and some programs are free. For specifics about each event, use the links below or visit mfah.org/calendar.
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Symposium on Refugees
Saturday, June 3, 2–5 p.m.
Introduced by Annise Parker, former mayor of Houston
Annual Houston Antiques Dealers Association Lecture “The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s”
Thursday, June 8, 6:30 p.m.
Presented by Stephen Harrison, curator of decorative art and design, the Cleveland Museum of Art
The Art of Calligraphy
Saturday, June 10, 2 p.m.
Armchair Travel: Leonardo from the National Gallery London
Thursday, June 15 & Sunday, June 18, 2 p.m.
The Art of Buddhism
Saturday, June 24, 2 p.m.
Armchair Travel | Michelangelo: Love and Death
Thursday, June 29 & Sunday, July 2, 2 p.m.
Armchair Travel: The Impressionists and the Man Who Made Them
Thursday, July 27 & Sunday, July 30, 2 p.m.
Watch recordings of the Shartle Symposium lectures on Degas: A New Vision!
View videos here.