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Vincent van Gogh: A Journey Through His Life

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The newest exhibit at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston takes a deeper look into Vincent van Gogh’s life and vast body of work. With pieces from his early sketches to final paintings that chronicle his journey to becoming the artist he was. The MFAH worked closely with the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, and the Kröller-Müller Museum in Otterlo, who together house the largest collection of his work. 

Impasse des deux frères, 1887

This exhibition will offer visitors a vivid portrait of Van Gogh’s evolution as an artist

MFAH Director Gary Tinterow.

Peasant Woman Against Background of Wheat, 1890

Often times people tend to think of the latter years of Van Gogh’s life and leave out his formative years. This exhibition takes you on a journey, with over 50 portraits, landscapes, and still lifes.

You can visit the exhibit until June 27th at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston – Tuesday – Wednesday 10am – 5pm, Thursday 10am – 9pm, Friday & Saturday 10am – 7pm and Sunday 12:15 – 7pm.


All Photos Courtesy of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Local Houstonian and Editor + Digital Director of Houston Hotel Magazine. Follow her on Instagram for her latest adventures, @emilylunstroth.

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