Members' Events

After Hours at the Kimbell

SELECTED SATURDAYS, 5:30–7:30 PM
Piano Pavilion 
Enjoy great music, international art, appetizers, tours, prizes, and a delicious signature cocktail (cash bar; credit cards accepted) in the Piano Pavilion. Free for members; $30 for nonmembers. No reservations required. To receive e-mail reminders, send a request to membership@kimbellmuseum.org.

Upcoming dates:

  • SEPTEMBER 12 - The Selkie Girls
  • OCTOBER 10 - Joey Carter Trio
  • DECEMBER 12 - Ginny Mac
  • JANUARY 9 - Tom Reynolds and Friends
Special Curators' Council Event

FRIDAY, JANUARY 8, 6 PM
Kahn Building Lobby
Kimbell Curators’ Council members are invited to a unique collaborative event with Modern Contemporaries members from the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Join curators from both museums to explore the connections between masterpieces in the Kimbell collection and the works of contemporary artists Kehinde Wiley, whose exhibition A New Republic will be on view at the Modern. Beverages (cash bar) and complimentary hors d’oeuvres; free for members. For more information, call 817-288-3224.

Member Orientation Programs

Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour, information about education programs, and a discussion of the Museum’s history, and receive a free gift. Free for members. Space is limited; reserve at least two weeks in advance at 817-332-8451, ext. 293.

Upcoming dates:

  • DECEMBER 5
Members' Coffee and Culture

SELECTED SATURDAYS, 10 AM
The Buffet Restaurant
Connect with the Kimbell’s collection and fellow members with an introduction over coffee in the Buffet Restaurant and an in-depth gallery tour focusing on a special topic. Members may invite one nonmember guest. Space is limited; reserve in advance by calling 817-332-8451, est. 351.

Upcoming dates: 

  • SEPTEMBER 19 – Gods and Rulers of the Ancient Americas
  • OCTOBER 17 – Beautiful Tragedies
  • DECEMBER 12 – Artist-Teachers
  • JANUARY 9 – Impressionism: Before and After
  • FEBRUARY 20 – Caravaggio’s Legacy
Members' Exhibition Tours

SELECTED SATURDAYS, 2 PM
Exclusive docent-guided tours of special exhibitions provide historical context, illuminate overarching themes, and highlight individual artworks through detailed examinations. Members may invite one nonmember guest. Space is limited, and advance reservations are required. Please call 817-332-8451, ext. 351.

JULY 11, AUGUST 1, AUGUST 15, and SEPTEMBER 5
Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland

NOVEMBER 14, DECEMBER 19, and JANUARY 23
Gustave Caillebotte: The Painter’s Eye

DECEMBER 5, JANUARY 16, and JANUARY 30
Castiglione: Lost Genius. Masterworks on Paper from the Royal Collection

Friday Evening Exhibition Tours for Members

FRIDAYS, 6 PM
Drop in any Friday evening during special exhibitions for in-depth gallery tours. Meet fellow Kimbell members and enjoy exploring the exhibition’s themes and selected masterpieces with Museum docents. Members may invite one non-member guest. No reservations required.

Upcoming dates:
JULY 3–SEPTEMBER 18
Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland 

NOVEMBER 8, 2015–FEBRUARY 14, 2016
Gustave Caillebotte: The Painter’s Eye 

NOVEMBER 22, 2015–FEBRUARY 14, 2016
Castiglione: Lost Genius. Masterworks on Paper from the Royal Collection 

For more information on these programs, click here to visit the Calendar.