The Menil Collection main museum building located at 1533 Sul Ross Street, while a few satellite buildings are within a short walk on the 30-acre Menil Campus. These are the Cy Twombly Gallery, the Byzantine Fresco Chapel. the Dan Flavin Installation at Richmond Hall, the new Drawing Institute, and the Rothko Chapel (see separate listing) located in Menil Park.
Spanning the prehistoric era to the present day, the Menil’s collection of some 17,000 works includes arts of Africa, the Pacific Islands, and the Americas and Pacific Northwest as well as arts of the ancient world and collections of surrealism, medieval and Byzantine art, and contemporary works.
100+ real and imagined landscapes
Explores a sustained engagement with social and political concerns
Explores the innovative methods of draftsmanship pioneered by Pop artists
Drawings from the mid-20th century to the present
Traces the full arc of Motherwell’s activity as a draftsman
The first major transatlantic retrospective on the Swiss artist