A Passion for Glass

A traveling library exhibition from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

In partnership with Harris County Public Library

A Passion for Glass continues the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston's partnership with Harris County Public Library for traveling exhibitions with a selection of art glass by renowned French Art Nouveau and Art Deco designer, Rene Lalique (1860 - 1945).

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has created the special traveling exhibition, titled A Passion for Glass, to bring original art from the MFAH collection to eight Harris County Public Libraries beginning Sept. 12, 2011 through the spring of 2013.


The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has provided a Family Guide for you and your loved ones to print out and enjoy when you visit the exhibit.

 

Pictured: René Lalique, Coupe Anvers [Anvers Bowl], designed March 21, 1930, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, The Rienzi Collection, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harris Masterson III, 97.1560

Monday, September 12, 2011 - Monday, November 21, 2011

Barbara Bush Branch Library
6817 Cypresswood Drive
Spring, TX 77379
281-376-4610

Monday, November 21, 2011 - Monday, January 30, 2012

Tomball College & Community Library
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX 77375
832-559-4200

Monday, January 30, 2012 - Monday, April 9, 2012

Northwest Branch Library
11355 Regency Green Drive
Cypress, TX 77429
281-890-2665

Monday, April 9, 2012 - Monday, June 18, 2012

Katherine Tyra Branch Library at Bear Creek
16719 Clay Road
Houston, TX 77084
281-550-0885

Monday, July 16, 2012 - Monday, September 24, 2012

Katy Branch Library
5414 Franz Road
Katy, TX 77493
281-391-3509

Monday, September 24, 2012 - Monday, December 3, 2012

Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library
16616 Diana Lane
Houston, TX 77062
281-488-1906

Monday, December 3, 2012 - Monday, February 4, 2013

North Channel Branch Library
15741 Wallisville Road
Houston, TX 77049
281-457-1631

Monday, February 4, 2013 - Monday, April 15, 2013

Kingwood Branch Library
4400 Bens View Lane
Kingwood, TX 77339
281-360-6804