The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Visitor Guide by Janet Landay

Publisher: Scala Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston | Janet Landay
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Subjects:

  • Exhibition catalogues and specific collections,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides,
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Reference,
  • Texas,
  • Personal & Practical Guides,
  • Antiques & Collectibles / General,
  • Art,
  • Guidebooks,
  • Houston
  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9000625M
    ISBN 10185759231X
    ISBN 109781857592313

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Main Street, Houston, Texas The MFA Shop is on the ground floor of the Beck Building. Learn more about Museum parking and transportation options. Contact | [email protected] Stay up to date with shop news and events. Sign up for our e-newsletter. The Cottage Shop at Bayou Bend. MFAH Book Club Tours Art and literature meet here.

Designed for both established book clubs and individuals interested in creating connections between literary and visual arts, the MFAH Book Club links works of literature to works of art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

This is where art and literature meet. Designed for both established book clubs and individuals interested in creating connections between Houston book and visual arts, the MFAH Book Club links works of literature to works of art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Read the book and become of a part of the group. For book clubs and other groups of six or more confirmed participants: Read the book. Most MFAH Book Club selections may be purchased at The MFAH Shop, where Museum members receive a discount.

Reading copies are also available in the Museum’s Kinder Foundation Education Center and at the Museum's Hirsch Library. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, houses an encyclopedic collection of nea works of art created throughout the world, from antiquity to the present.

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Browse to discover art across time periods, cultures, classifications, and more. STORE DIRECTORY Museum of Fine Arts Houston. DIRECTIONS & ORDERING INFORMATION. LOCATION Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Audrey Jones Beck Building Book Buyer: Bernard Bonnet Main Street Houston, TX Phone: Email: [email protected] HOURS Tuesday-WednesdayAM-5PM Thursday: 10AM-9PM Friday-Saturday: 10AM-7PM Sunday:.

We recommend booking Museum of Fine Arts, Houston tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 2 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston tours on Tripadvisor/5(K). Find the perfect keepsake or gift in any of the three MFA Shops in the Museum.

Located in the Druker Family Pavilion, the Main Bookstore and Shop features New England’s premiere collection of thousands of books on art, photography, architecture, design, fashion, film, music, and children’s books, as well as merchandise inspired by the art.

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston: The art of photography, by Houston Museum of Fine Arts (Book) 3 Issued in conjunction with an exhibition held at Houston's Museum of Fine Arts inand in other museums, this volume presents some paintings and sculptures by 30 contemporary Hispanic artists living and working in the.

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In the s and ‘80s, Houston emerged as a significant city for the arts, fueled by a boom in oil prices and by the arrival of several catalyzing figures including museum director James Harithas and sculptor James Surls.

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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston is dedicated to excellence in collecting, exhibiting, preserving, conserving, and interpreting art for all people. Ruling Year Principal Officer Mr. Gary Tinterow. Main Address.

Bissonnet. Houston, TX USA. Show More Contacts. Established inthe Museum of Fine Arts, Houston's collection numbers nea works and embraces the art of antiquity to the present. General admission is free all day on Thursdays. Visitors should check in advance to see which collections are on view.

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The galleries showcase celebrated works from many different periods and mediums. The Cypress Creek Fine Art Association (d.b.a. the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts) is a registered (c)(3) nonprofit corporation. All donations are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law.

Tucker began working for the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) inwhen it possessed virtually no photographs. In February of that year, Target Stores made its first donation to MFAH to begin the Target Collection of American Photography. The MFAH Photography department was established in December, when Tucker was hired as a consultant.

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The final component of the Museum of Fine Arts Houston's eight-year, $ million transformation will open in late The Nancy and Rich Kinder Building will open to the public on Nov.

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The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and its research institute, the International Center for the Arts of the Americas (ICAA), have launched an expanded, redesigned website and database for its Documents of Latin American and Latino Art Digital Archive : Molly Glentzer.

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