The Health Museum
1515 Hermann Drive
Houston, TX 77004
Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013
Museums | Sights
The Museum Experience is Houston's newest cultural block party!
Join the Museum District the last Saturday of January, April, July and September to explore four walkable zones. Each quarterly event will showcase a group of the District's 19 institutions complete with special programming, pedicabs and food trucks. Create your own Museum Experience with the Houston Museum District.
MEET THE MUSEUMS OF ZONE 1
Houston Center for Photography
HCP offers over 300 annual workshops for all levels of photographers and is dedicated to providing the community with lens-based exhibitions and outreach programs.
1441 W. Alabama St. • 713.529.4775 • hcponline.org
Hours: 11am - 5pm* (extended hours on January 26, 2013) Rothko Chapel
A cultural landmark & sacred space dedicated to art, spirituality and human rights.
3900 Yupon St. • 713.524.9839 • rothkochapel.org
Hours: 10am - 6pm The Menil Collection
An international museum destination in an urban park, with a permanent collection-from the prehistoric to the present day-and special exhibitions presented throughout the year.
1533 Sul Ross St. • 713.525.9400 • menil.org
Hours: 11am - 7pm
ZONE 1 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 11am - 7pm 2013 Print Auction Exhibition at Houston Center for Photography
11am - 7pm The Progress of Love Exhibition at The Menil Collection
11am - 5pm Scavenger Hunt! Dare to be creative and capture with your camera details from the buildings and nature surrounding the organizations participating in The Museum Experience.
12:30pm - 1 p.m. The Menil Collection's curator, Michelle White, introduces the new dual-projection film installation Untitled (Structures), artist Leslie Hewitt's collaboration with cinematographer Bradford Young.
1pm - 2pm Tai chi class with Henderson Smith at Rothko Chapel.
1pm - 2pm iPhoneography workshop at Houston Center for Photography with Theresa Escobedo. Learn to capture, edit, and share images and make your iPhone photos pop! Pre-registration required.
2pm-2:30pm Musical performances by Da Camera Young Artists featuring the music of George Crumb at the Rothko Chapel, Steve Reich at the Houston Center for Photography and Songs of Love at The Menil Collection.
2:45pm-3:15pm Musical performances by Da Camera Young Artists featuring the music of George Crumb at the Rothko Chapel, Steve Reich at the Houston Center for Photography and Songs of Love at The Menil Collection.
3:30pm-4:00pm Musical performances by Da Camera Young Artists featuring the music of George Crumb at the Rothko Chapel, Steve Reich at the Houston Center for Photography and Songs of Love at The Menil Collection.
Note: We do our best to ensure all information is accurate. However, it's a good idea to visit the website listed or contact the organization or venue to verify event details.