Public Program

Curator Peter Galassi on the Work of Henri Cartier-Bresson

The Menil Collection celebrates FotoFest and the work of Henri Cartier-Bresson with a lecture by photography scholar and curator Peter Galassi. From 1991–2011 Galassi was chief curator of photography at the Museum of Modern Art where, in 2010, he organized the exhibition Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century that presented 300 of the artist’s photographs. The accompanying book includes Galassi’s wide-ranging and influential essay on the artist.

Free Admission. Seating Limited.

Additional parking is available for a nominal fee at the University of St. Thomas parking garage located at the corner of West Alabama and Graustark Streets.