KUHF Conversations: The Menil Collection Turns 25

Photo of Vance Muse by George Hixson, Houston.
This week, the Menil Collection marks its silver anniversary. For 25 years, the building has welcomed visitors, free of charge, to tour the private collection of 20th century art assembled by John and Dominique de Menil. KUHF's David Pitman stopped by the collection to talk with the museum's Vance Muse, on the significance of the collection’s quarter-century, and to take a closer look at one of the special exhibits to mark the milestone.

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Menil 25 years

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David Pitman

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