Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

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Kathy Ryan Lecture and Booksigning

Kathy Ryan, Director of Photography at The New York Times Magazine, will speak about her work and sign copies of her new book from Aperture, […]

Sandy Skoglund

Sandy Skoglund creates images composed of out-of-place objects, creatures, and colors. Anne Wilkes Tucker, Curator of Photography at the MFAH, talks with Skoglund about her […]

Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masterpieces

Fifty Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. travels to Houston for the exhibition Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masterpieces. Featuring […]

Pasted Papers: The Art of Collage

Featuring American artists who used collage as an expressive means to explore ideas, advocate concepts, and develop new directions in their art, Pasted Papers: The […]

Simpson Kalisher: The Alienated Photographer

In 2009 the MFAH acquired 100 black and white photographs by the American street photographer Simpson Kalisher, given by Gloria Richards, a constant supporter of […]

Charles LeDray: workworkworkworkwork

Charles LeDray delivers a major mid-career survey at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Organized by Boston’s Institute of Contemporary Art, the exhibition also traveled […]

Romancing the West

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston looks back at the watercolors of Alfred Jacob Miller. A six-month journey to the Rocky Mountains in 1837 provided […]

Heinrich Kühn: The Perfect Photograph

Houston is the only U.S. venue for the first major retrospective devoted to Austrian photographer and scientist Heinrich Kühn. An important figure in the international […]

Carlos Cruz-Diez: Color in Space and Time

The MFAH and the Cruz-Diez Foundation, Houston, present the first large-scale retrospective of Venezuelan kinetic and op artist Carlos Cruz-Diez. Color in Space and Time […]

Premiere of Howl and Boxing Gym

During your holiday break swing by the MFAH and catch the premiere of Boxing Gym, a documentary film by Frederick Wiseman who explores the world […]

Alice Neel: Painted Truths

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston presents the first major museum exhibition of works by Alice Neel in ten years. Neel’s famous portraits of her […]

Sargent and the Sea

Experience the maritime paintings and drawings that Sargent produced during the first five years of his career that have not yet been examined in a […]

Prendergast in Italy

American Impressionist Maurice Prendergast exhibits the work produced during his two trips to Italy, in 1898 and 1911 which are brought together for the first […]