Meet the Museums of Zone 3
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
Housed in an iconic all-steel parallelogram building, CAMH presents innovative exhibitions by established and emerging artists from around the world.
5216 Montrose Blvd. • 713.284.8250 • camh.org
Hours: Tues, Wed, Fri: 10am – 7pm, Thurs: 10am – 9pm, Sat: 10am – 6pm, Sun: noon – 6pm
The Jung Center
“Continuing education for the human spirit.” Offers classes in psychology, philosophy & the arts. The gallery showcases ever-changing work from established & emerging artists.
5200 Montrose Blvd. • 713.524.8253 • junghouston.org
Hours: Mon – Thurs: 9am – 7:30pm, Fri: 9am – 4pm, Sat: 10 – 4pm; Library & Bookstore: Mon – Thurs: 12pm – 7:30pm, Sat: 10am – 4pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
The world awaits you at the MFAH, home to centuries-old masterpieces & the latest in contemporary art. In addition to the ever-changing schedule of exhibitions, the MFAH collections fill the galleries with art year-round.
1001 Bissonnet St. • 713.639.7300 • mfah.org
Hours: Tues & Wed: 10am – 5pm, Thurs: 10am – 9pm, Fri & Sat: 10am – 7pm, Sun: 12:15pm –7pm, Open on Monday holidays.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS – JULY 25, 2015
CONTEMPORARY ARTS MUSEUM HOUSTON #CAMHouston
11am – 3pm: Free Family Art-Making: Visit multiple mobile silkscreen stations at CAMH to capture your Museum Experience with imagery on paper, canvas and more.
THE JUNG CENTER #JungHouston
All day: Sift through hundreds of images to create a keepsake collage that reflects your unique personality.
10am – 2pm: Come to The Jung Center and learn how creating art can bring calm and focus to everyday life. Explore the abstract art of Zentangle® at an ongoing mini-workshop.
10:30-11am and 11:30-Noon: Slow down and breathe – and cool off! – at an introductory class on meditation.
11am – 3pm: Stop by the Meditation Station, a portable space for outdoor meditation, for a moment of mindfulness.
2:00-2:20pm and 2:40-3:00pm: Learn how to outwit stress with Laughter Yoga.
THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, HOUSTON #MFAH
All Day: Enjoy FREE GENERAL ADMISSION all day.
11am – 2pm: Find your artistic inspiration in the fantastic and interactive installation “Shadow Monsters.” Create your own shadow monster in the style of a classic paper silhouette.
1-1:20pm: Art Bite Tour “Destination USA
2-2:45pm: Passport Tour “Staycation: Discover the Spirit of America”
3-3:45pm: Exhibition Spotlight Tour “Cosmic Dialogues: Selections from the Latin American Collection”
11am – 3pm: Swing by the front drive and cool off with free frozen treats and iced water while supplies last.
ST. PAUL’S UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
11am – 1pm: Faith. Art. Community. Drama, dance, and music on Bankston Green. Tacos for sale while supplies last.
All Day: For Children – Cathedral scavenger hunt and medieval workshop. For Everyone – Docent-led or self-guided tour of St. Paul’s modified English Gothic sanctuary, designated as one of Houston’s most iconic buildings. At any time: Visit the Green to walk the labyrinth in prayer and meditation or simply enjoy the calm amidst the rush of the city.
There will be plenty of options for hungry museum-goers. We’ll be featuring food trucks on the CAMH lawn and the Cullen Sculpture Garden plus bistro dining at Monarch inside Hotel ZaZa. Come hungry!
Make your way to and around the District on two wheels. Houston B-cycle is a “bike sharing” program that works as an additional transportation alternative for people living in and visiting Houston. Learn more about the program or join online.
For those looking to make a staycation out of the experience, Museum District’s landmark Hotel ZaZa, which is located directly on the light rail inside the Museum District, is offering the Museum Experience package. When making a reservation, mention ME for a discounted rate.
THANK YOU TO OUR COMMUNITY AND MEDIA PARTNERS