The Menil Collection

Double Vision: The Unerring Eye of Art World Avatars Dominique and John De Menil

Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018 – Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018

07:00 PM – 08:00 PM

Midleton cover, no credit required

Please join us for this special reading celebrating the launch of William Middleton’s Double Vision. With exceptional access to family archives, Middleton has written a biography of John and Dominique de Menil, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the art world of the twentieth century and the influence of the de Menils.

Middleton is a journalist and editor who has written for the New York Times, the New York Times Magazine, Vogue, House & Garden, Esquire, Texas Monthly, Travel & Leisure, Departures, and the International Herald Tribune. He will sign copies of his book following the reading, and a reception for registered guests will be held at the Byzantine Fresco Chapel. A co-presentation of Rothko Chapel and the Menil Collection. Space is limited; click here to register.


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