Holiday Party

Honoring Nonya Grenader, FAIA

Event takes place in Cullinan Hall on December 12 and starts at 5:30 p.m.

Museum of Fine Arts Houston,
1001 Bissonnet
Houston, TX 77005

Museum Acquisitions


2001
Flatware service from the pattern Contempora
Eliel Saarinen, 1935
 

 


2001
Nomos Table, Model 70816
Sir Norman Foster, 2000
 

 


2001
Amnesie Vase Model A 38, 46, and 51
Andrea Branzi, 2000
 

 


2001
FOG Chair Prototype
Frank Gehry, 1999
 

 


2001
Executive Desk Prototype
Sally Walsh, 1978
 

 


2001
Manhattan Cocktail Set
Norman Bel Geddes, 1937
 

 


2001
Stair Baluster
Louis Sullivan, 1899
 

 


2002
The Modernique Clock, Model 431
Paul Theodore Frankl, 1929
 

 


2002
Coffee Table
Paul Theodore Frankl, 1929
 

 


2003
Hunting Chair
Borge Mogensen, 1951-55
 

 


2003
Bowl
John Pawson, 2002
 

 


2003
6 piece place setting from the Diamond pattern
Gio Ponti, 1958
 

 


2003
Carafe
Michele De Lucchi, 1979-1980
 

 


2003
LCP Chair
Maarten van Severen, 2003
 

 


2004
Candelabrum
Reed & Barton, 1928

Honoree: Martha Murphree
 

 


2004
Sitzmaschine, Model 670
Josef Hoffman, 1908

Honoree: Martha Murphree
 

 


2005
Lounge Chair, Model no. B35 and Stool Model no. B37
Marcel Breuer, 1930

Honoree: S.I. Morris
 

 


2006
Armchair
William Lescaze, 1931

Honoree: Anderson Todd
 

 

2007
Dinner Service for the Imperial Hotel, Tokyo
Frank Lloyd Wright, 1962-1968
 

 


2007
Zig-Zag Chair
Gerrit Rietveld, 1940

Honorees: S.I. Morris and Anderson Todd
 

 


2007
Tea and Coffee Piazza
Aldo Rossi, 1985

Honoree: John Chase

 

 


2008
Five piece Tea/Coffee Service with Tray
Gae Aulenti, 1979-80

Honoree: Preston Bolton
 

 


2009
Chair, Model no. NV-45
Finn Juhl, 1945-46

Honoree: Willie Pena
 

 


2010
Speisezimmer Chair
Peter Behrens, 1902

Honorees: Willie Pena and Preston Bolton
 

 


2010
Vase
Alvar Aalto, 1937

Honoree: Arthur Jones
 

 


2011
Prototype for Tree 5
Andrea Branzi, 2008-10

Honoree: Charles Tapley
 

 


2012
Flower Basket
Josef Hoffmann, 1909-10

Honoree: Raymond Brochstein
 

 


2013
Chair 41
Alvar Aalto, 1934-39

Honoree: William F. Stern
 

 


2014
Rocking Chair
George Nakashima, 1973

Honoree: Charles Thomsen
 

 


2014
First Chair
Michele De Lucchi, 1951

 

 


2014
The Little Dripper
Michael Graves, 1934

 

 


2015
Tea Table
E.W. Godwin, 1880

Honoree: James Furr
 

 


2016
Adjustable Table Lamp, Model No. T-5-G
Lester Geis, 1951

Honoree: Bill Neuhaus, FAIA