Menil Collection

1515 Sul Ross
Houston , TX 77006
United States

NOW ON VIEW

Enchanted: Visual Histories of the Central Andes

From: 
Friday, July 30, 2021
Until: 
Sunday, November 14, 2021

Enchanted: Visual Histories of the Central Andes presents a window into a captivating, multifaceted world with the Menil’s first display of archaeological material and post-16th century examples of visual culture from the Peruvian Andes.

The exhibition explores the imagery of pre-Hispanic textiles and ceramic vessels, colonial-era ceremonial works and religious painting, and elaborate 20th-century festival dress in the museum’s permanent collection and on loan from the Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

PAST EVENTS

French Folk Art

From: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Until: 
Sunday, November 29, 2020

Mapa Wiya (Your Map's Not Needed): Australian Aboriginal Art from the Fondation Opale

From: 
Friday, September 13, 2019
Until: 
Sunday, January 26, 2020

As Essential as Dreams: Self-Taught Art from the Collection of Stephanie and John Smither

From: 
Friday, June 10, 2016
Until: 
Sunday, October 16, 2016

Forrest Bess: Seeing Things Invisible

From: 
Friday, April 12, 2013
Until: 
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Figures, Animals, Guns (Exciting Events) by Bill Traylor / Menil Collection

Seeing Stars: Visionary Drawing from the Collection

From: 
Friday, September 23, 2011
Until: 
Sunday, January 15, 2012