paratext: Performance by Alabama Song
Sunday, Mar. 12, 2017 – Sunday, Mar. 12, 2017
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM
This afternoon of poetry and sound explores the lasting legacy of the Beat generation. Members of Alabama Song—Houston- based writers, artists, and musicians—perform original works in the tradition of the artists featured in the exhibition Holy Barbarians: Beat Culture on the West Coast. A limited edition folio inspired by Wallace Berman’s publication Semina will be published for the occasion.
Location: Byzantine Fresco Chapel, 4011 Yupon Street
Co-presented with artist collective Alabama Song
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
Feb. 24 – Feb. 24, 2018
Da Camera Stop, Look and Listen! Reflections on Mona Hatoum’s Terra Infirma Exhibition
Jan. 26 – Jan. 26, 2018
Programs & Activities
Members Noontime Talk on 30 Works for 30 Years: Thinking Historically with a Textile
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