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    Choice Artist of the Month: Ken Ford

    Jazz violinist, Ken Ford, was born in St. Louis, Missouri on November 14, 1968.  Growing up, Ford began as a classical violinist, with prominent orchestra positions in his youth, and is a sought-after musician whose electric violin has also graced the tracks of hit artists ranging from R&B, neo soul, contemporary jazz and more.  Ford grew […]

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    | November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Menil Collection Celebrates 25 Years

| September 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

An avid choice support for many years has been The Menil Collection in the  city of Houston’s Museum district. The Menil collection opened its doors to the public 25 years ago and since then it has had mounting exhibitions, publishing, has launched the Artists Documentation Program, and created an archives facility.

In the rapidly developing urban fabric of Houston’s Museum District, the Menil’s 30-acre campus of bungalows and green space has preserved the historical significance and original residential character of the neighborhood

In the decade since its creation, the Menil Archives, housed within the museum building, has become an indispensable source for information about the de Menil family and the museum’s history and also houses a number of important related collections

Admission to the museum and all of its programs remains free of charge ;  and according to management “will always be so”. Josef Helfenstein has been director of the museum since 2004.

 

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