Join us for the Menil Collection’s 35th birthday celebration on Saturday, June 4. Enjoy live music by Keyun and the Zydeco Masters, as well as refreshments and dessert on the Menil’s front lawn.
At 5 p.m., Menil curators will present short talks on the museum’s collection.
5:10 p.m. Introduction to Michael Heizer’s outdoor sculpture
Kelly Montana, Assistant Curator
5:30 p.m.: Introduction to the Modern and Contemporary Art galleries
Michelle White, Senior Curator
5:50 p.m.: Introduction to the Arts of the Ancient World galleries
Danielle Bennett, Curatorial Associate
Each talk is approximately 15 minutes. The first talk will meet next to Michael Heizer’s Isolated Mass/Circumflex (#2) on the front lawn, and the others will meet at the respective entrances to the galleries.
We invite you to explore our current permanent collection displays, as well as special exhibitions Meret Oppenheim: My Exhibition and Joseph E. Yoakum: What I Saw.