Ms. Lori Wrinkle reported on the Houston Museum of fine Arts event called, visiting “The Age of Impressionism”: Great French Paintings from Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute on march 6, 2014. This event was a huge success! The twenty-six members which were in attendance, included a few new faces and they were eager to learn […]
Mr. Pritchett reported on the Patrons book signing event at Artisan’s Restaurant in Fort Worth, Texas on November 6, 2014. It was attended by 25 people, 22 of whom were potential new members, who also enjoyed Fr. Mark’s presentation. Twenty-five books were purchased for the event and all were sold. The event was a success!
Father Mark Haydu will be visiting us in Dallas and Houston this November to sign his new book, Meditations on Vatican Art: Angels. This book describes the portrayal of angels in a variety of artwork throughout history. The book also includes a guide for prayer and reflection. Click here for a viewing of the first few pages. We […]
On Tuesday, July 8th the Texas Patrons took a trip to San Antonio for a tour of Matisse’s Life in Color exhibit. The Life in Color exhibit was an overall success. The Texas Patrons enjoyed a tour of Matisse’s sixty years of work, including more than eighty paintings, sculptures, and works on paper. The patrons were able to admire […]
Although it’s not as inspiring as watching Father Nathaniel present the details of the upcoming Rome trip in person, be sure to watch this online version of his presentation and to contact us if you want to register for the trip or if you need any more information:
On April 9th, the Texas Chapter will be hosting a meeting for Patron members in Dallas. During this brief presentation, we will explain three key things: What it Means to be a Member We encourage members to bring a guest. This evening is meant to attract new members and remind current Patrons just how significant […]
The Texas Chapter’s first event of the year, planned by Lori Wrinkle, was The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. This event was held on the night of March 6th at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, Texas and was a huge success. Our twenty-six members that […]
The recent patrons trip to Rome to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums was an amazing, humbling adventure. We were fortunate to be given private tours of some of the museum’s most revered galleries as well as the laboratories where the restorations are meticulously performed. We even […]
Welcome to the Texas chapters’ new website, where we will post news, announcements, updates on projects, and other helpful information for our members. Click around and please let us know what you think!