Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Dept. of Education.

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The education department is involved in the planning and implementation of adult lectures, performances, tours and courses. Lecture series include the John A. Beck Memorial Lecture, inaugurated April 20, 1975; the Shartle Symposium, an annual symposium established in 1975 in memory of Ruth K Shartle, longtime museum benefactor; The Virginia and Ira Jackson lecture, endowed in 1998 and devoted to the subject of prints and drawings; the annual Houston Antiques Dealers Association (HADA) lectures produced in collaboration with the MFAH; The Eleanor and Frank Freed biennial lecture, established in 1996; an annual lecture on Asian Art cosponsored with the Asia Society of Texas since 1994; and the Five-A annual lecture, inaugurated by the African American Art Advisory Association (Five-A) in 1998.

From the description of Department of education : adult program files, 1974-1999 (bulk1986-1998). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 166478559

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associatedWith Allen, Joseph, P. person
associatedWith Arte Publico Press. corporateBody
associatedWith Asia Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Aston Magna Academy. corporateBody
associatedWith Biggers, John Thomas, 1924- person
associatedWith Brown Pavillion. corporateBody
associatedWith Chamber Music Society of Houston. corporateBody
associatedWith Children's Theatre of Houston. corporateBody
associatedWith Chrysalis Dance Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Contemporary Arts Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith DeCarava, Roy. person
associatedWith Dorsey-Outlaw, Marsha. person
associatedWith Freed, Frank, 1906-1975. person
associatedWith Glassell School of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Herter Brothers. corporateBody
associatedWith High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (Houston, Tex.) corporateBody
associatedWith Houston Antique Dealers Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Jazz Heritage Society of Texas. corporateBody
associatedWith Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006. person
associatedWith Persegati, Walter. person
associatedWith Rice University. corporateBody
associatedWith Samuel H. Kress Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Siegel, Jeffrey. person
associatedWith Tuesday Musical Club. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston. corporateBody
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Active 1974

Active 1999

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