Loading
Closed Now
Wed–Sun 11am–7pm
Free Admission
1533 Sul Ross St.
Houston, TX 77006
713-525-9400
Closed Now
Wed–Sun 11am–7pm
Free Admission
1533 Sul Ross St.
Houston, TX 77006
713-525-9400

Menil

Short Features

Giorgio de Chirico, *Melancholia*, dated 1916, painted ca. 1944–45
Surrealism, Art and Ideas, From the Archives and Library

Pictures for Dreaming: Surrealism in the Dream Monuments Archive

Christo houston mastaba
Drawing, Art and Ideas, From the Archives and Library

Drawing Is a Path Toward Reality: Four Monuments for Houston

Hutchinson image
Contemporary Art, Art and Ideas

Monumental Dreams: A Story for Houston, ca. 1969

Image of a collage by Gene Charlton
Drawing, Art and Ideas

Torn Papers: Gene Charlton in Rome

menil drawing institute

Welcome to the Menil Drawing Institute

Joan Miró, Cover for *transition* no. 24, Fall 1936, from the Menil Library Special Collections.
Surrealism, Art and Ideas, From the Archives and Library

Art, Politics, and Periodicals: Modernist Bugbears of Houston

rediscover menil

Rediscover the Menil Collection

Video still cover image

Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma

Wbknh1fqtpg7v8tlaz8t menil #89

Art in the Storm: Menil Responds to Hurricane Harvey

Screen shot 2017 07 10 at 3.38.33 pm
Conservation, Materials and Methods

Changing Light of Chryssa

Ek 185 (ra)
In the Gallery

Ellsworth Kelly at the Menil

Defeo p1529
Curating, Understanding Art

Fragments and Photographs: Reflections on an Unfinished Work by Jay DeFeo

2005 62 v01 m
Curating, In the Gallery

David Whitney, Artist’s Curator

IMG_0011.PNG
From the Archives and Library

Digitizing Dada Periodicals in the Menil Library

Tl2016 54 19 2151
Drawing, In the Gallery

Harold Ancart: Untitled (There is no there there)

Ramirez
Curating

Menil Audio: As Essential as Dreams

Ex2016 cs 1 29

The Smither Collection at the Menil: Solange Knopf’s Spirit Codex No. 14

N5uglswsjwngficcglbt screen shot 2016 04 15 at 11.28.34 am
Conservation

Conservation of Mark di Suvero’s Bygone

A large cardboard box cut at the seems and flattened and hung on the wall, with another box protruding from lower center.
Materials and Methods, From the Collection

Through the Hands of Others: Rauschenberg’s National Spinning / Red / Spring (Cardboard)

P3vkkwrbrqi3m2dt5f5w 1oll14ottcy3rr8fgpbw menil new members g hixson 7620 copy
Understanding Art

A New Way of Seeing, with Claudia Horwitz

A black vertical rectangular field with a zig-zagging line wending its way from lower left to upper right.
Contemporary Art, From the Collection, Art and Ideas

Zarina’s Abyss and the Veil of the Beloved

Ca 7102 rr01
From the Collection

Dorothea Tanning’s Cousins

1987 25 dj
Curating, From the Collection

Menil Audio: Affecting Presence and the Pursuit of Delicious Experience

Tl2005 037
Curating, From the Collection

Menil Audio: The Precarious