Calendar of Merlex Picks

October 28, 2020
  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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October 29, 2020
  • Read for the Record

    October 29, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Virtual

    Read for the Record: A Virtual Story Time with Sonia Manzano

    We're happy to participate in the 15th annual national “Read for the Record” campaign, which highlights the importance of building early literacy and language skills for every child.…

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  • A Conversation with Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

    October 29, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    https://whova.com/portal/registration/tbcw_202010/ https://www.changehappenstx.org/speaker-series Thinking Brilliantly, Changing the World: A Conversation with Eddie S. Glaude Jr. “The Thinking Brilliantly, Changing the World” speaker series is a significant opportunity to engage mind and imagination. Our hope is that these conversations will create a space for enlightened, empowered, and compassionate action. Please join us to…

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  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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October 30, 2020
  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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October 31, 2020
  • Jazzy Jeff - The Magnificent House Party

    October 31, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Instagram Live


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  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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November 1, 2020
  • Save the Date: The Nancy and Rich Kinder Building opens November 1

    November 1, 2020

    Today, MFAH Director Gary Tinterow announced the opening date for the new Nancy and Rich Kinder Building, which will open to the public on Sunday, November 1. In celebration of the opening, the Museum will offer free general admission to all three of its Sarofim Campus gallery buildings for a full week, November 1 through November 8, 2020.
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  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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November 2, 2020
  • Xfinity Dia de los Muertos

    November 2, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    As part of the celebration Discovery Green will premiere a special performance by Houston sisters Las Fenix. The online presentation will also include music and dance performances by Nueva Luna Ballet Folklorico, a face painting tutorial and an…


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  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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November 7, 2020
  • Jazzy Jeff - The Magnificent House Party

    November 7, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Instagram Live


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  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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November 12, 2020
November 14, 2020
  • Jazzy Jeff - The Magnificent House Party

    November 14, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Instagram Live


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  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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November 15, 2020
  • Houston Afrofuturism Book Club - Sunday, November 15

    November 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    For details, go here:
    https://afrohou19.eventbrite.com

    To access the online event page, go here:
    https://www.eventbrite.com/x/houston-afrofuturism-book-club-sunday-november-15-registration-121277898459






    This is an Afrofuturism book club based in Houston where we explore speculative fiction in various mediums.

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  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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November 21, 2020
  • Jazzy Jeff - The Magnificent House Party

    November 21, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Instagram Live


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  • Mandela: Struggle for Freedom

    September 11, 2020 @ 12:00 am - January 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am
    Mincberg Gallery

    The U.S. premiere of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom, a rich sensory experience of imagery, soundscape, digital media and objects, explores the earthshaking fight for justice and human dignity in South Africa – and its relevance to issues of today. Visitors can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a…


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