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MFAH lecture: "Lost Histories of the Ancient Maya: The Secrets of Museum Collections"

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Archaeological excavations of ancient Mayan cities have been taking place since the 19th century, and many spectacular discoveries have been uncovered in these deep, remote, jungle locations. Howev


MFAH lecture: "By the Pen: The Art of Writing in Islamic Art"

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

From the earliest times to the present, artists and craftsmen across Muslim lands have used writing to decorate all types of buildings and objects, from the most expensive works of art to the humbl


Film screening: Mahler on the Couch

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

This imagining of the real-life marriage of Gustav Mahler (Johannes Silberschneider) and his tempestuous wife Alma Schindler Mahler (Barbara Romaner) is a sensory feast of art, sex and celebrity in


Rice Veterans In Business Association hosts "An evening with Pete Dawkins"

In its ongoing commitment to support veterans, the Jones Graduate School of Business hosts an annual series of lectures by veterans who have excelled in business and public service. Pete Dawkin


Lawndale Design Center's Design Fair 2014 Lecture: "In Praise of Man-Made Nature"

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

The real lesson of New York City's celebrated High Line is not that every city needs an elevated linear park, but that the features of the cities that we've long disused, ignored and writte


MFAH Master Tours: John Singer Sargent: The Watercolors

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

John Singer Sargent: The Watercolors offers a once-in-a-generation opportunity to see 100 gorgeous watercolors by Gilded Age American master John Singer Sargent (1856–1925). Fabulous early-20


MFAH Artful Thursday Lecture: "BEGIN / AGAIN"

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, in partnership with Public Poetry, presents 2013 Texas State Poet Laureate Rosemary Catacalos in an evening of poetry and


MFAH Artist's Talk and Video Screening: Meiro Koizumi on the Fine Line between Humor and Cruelty

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Japanese artist Meiro Koizumi (born 1976) has built a compelling body of video and performance work that deals with power dynamics, and Japan's modern history and visual culture. Implicating hi


MFAH Friday and Saturday Afternoon Lecture Series - May 2014

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

This series of lectures is held on Fridays at 1:30 p.m. with a repeat on Saturdays at 4 p.m. in the Brown Auditorium Theater. A reception to meet the speaker and a "Your Turn to Speak" to


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Your weekly guide to Houston: Five (plus) don't-miss events — including the ultimate tiki party

By Joel Luks

On tap this week is a lineup of events that includes a lecture from a young man on a mission to spread a message of peace, a festival that takes flight with feathery creatures, the beginning of a t ...


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