Curator Talk: Edouard Kopp on Jorinde Voigt’s Vertical
Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020 – Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020
03:00 PM – 04:00 PM
John R. Eckel, Jr. Foundation Chief Curator, Menil Drawing Institute Edouard Kopp discusses the site specific wall drawing Vertical (2019) by Berlin-based artist Jorinde Voigt (b. 1977). This extraordinary new work responds to the vegetation and natural resources endemic to Houston and the Gulf Coast region, recording the artist’s presence within this landscape.
The Menil’s Curator Talks are discussions about a single work of art, or group of works, on view in the museum’s galleries. This talk will be held in the Menil Drawing Institute. These programs are free and open to the public. Further information regarding accessibility and parking can be found here.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Closed Monday and Tuesday
- Free Hours: Always free!
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Street Parking
- The Menil Collection parking lot is located on West Alabama between Mandell and Mulberry. Street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood.
Special Offers / Dining
Bistro Menil offers European-inspired, American fare paired with craft beer, cask wine, and thoughtfully selected wines by the glass or bottle.
Events at The Menil Collection
Sep. 13 – Feb. 2, 2020
Mapa Wiya (Your Map’s Not Needed): Australian Aboriginal Art from the Fondation Opale
Feb. 20 – Feb. 20, 2020
Public Opening of Think of Them as Spaces: Brice Marden’s Drawings
Feb. 4 – Feb. 4, 2020
Programs & Activities
Menil Contemporaries Cocktails with a Curator: René Magritte
Within Walking Distance
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