Admission is free.

Programs & Events

The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston programs offers something for everyone. Through regularly scheduled events for children, teens, and adults, the Museum is dedicated to creating exciting ways for visitors to access and enjoy, as well as learn more about, contemporary art and artists. Programs are a vital platform for experimentation where visitors experience art and performance in the gallery space.

Douglas Crimp Lecture at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, 2017. Photo: Ronald Jones

Talk, Lecture, & Reading

Engage with artists, curators, and scholars through innovative programs that explore CAMH’s rotation of exhibitions.

Tanner Garza at CAMHTexas Noise and Ambience, 2017. Photo: Ronald L Jones.

Music, Film, & Performance

CAMH opens up the unique and ever-changing gallery spaces as a place to experience new music, film, and artistic performances.

Open Studio at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, 2017


Connect more deeply with the artwork on display in the CAMH galleries by experimenting with a new material or idea through a hands-on workshop.

Programs and Educational Support

Vera and Andy Baker
The Brown Foundation, Inc.
Jereann Chaney
Catherine Baen Hennessy and Matt Hennessy
Kinder Morgan Foundation
M.D. Anderson Foundation
Mary Ann and Mark Miller
Cabrina and Steven Owsley
Louisa Stude Sarofim
Texas Commission on the Arts
Union Pacific Corporation
Vivian L. Smith Foundation
Elizabeth and Barry Young
Marion and David P. Young

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston is funded in part by the City of Houston.