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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

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Rediscover the Menil Collection

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Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma

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Art in the Storm: Menil Responds to Hurricane Harvey

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Changing Light of Chryssa

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In the Gallery

Ellsworth Kelly at the Menil

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

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Curating, In the Gallery

David Whitney, Artist’s Curator

From the Archives and Library

Digitizing Dada Periodicals in the Menil Library

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Drawing, In the Gallery

Harold Ancart: Untitled (There is no there there)


Menil Audio: As Essential as Dreams

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

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Conservation of Mark di Suvero’s Bygone

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Materials and Methods, From the Collection

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

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Understanding Art

A New Way of Seeing

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Contemporary Art, Art and Ideas

Zarina’s Abyss and the Veil of the Beloved

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From the Collection

Dorothea Tanning’s Cousins

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Curating, From the Collection

Menil Audio: Affecting Presence and the Pursuit of Delicious Experience

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Curating, From the Collection

Menil Audio: The Precarious

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Curating, Conservation, Surrealism

Minotaure Journal Conservation

From the Collection, Art and Ideas

Masks at Home and Abroad

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Curating, Conservation, Materials and Methods

Curating Barnett Newman: The Late Works