The Watchful Eye: A Writers in the Schools Student Reading
Wednesday, May. 16, 2018 – Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
07:00 PM – 08:00 PM
The Watchful Eye features Writers in the Schools (WITS) students, grades K-12, as they read their poems and prose inspired by works exhibited at the Menil Collection.
A collaboration that began in 1989, WITS and the Menil Collection combined their knowledge and resources to create a program that uses art to construct a dialogue that inspires creative writing in Houston’s youth.
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
Oct. 4 – Jan. 5, 2020
Jean-Jacques Lequeu: Visionary Architect, Drawings from the Bibliothèque nationale de France
Sep. 13 – Feb. 2, 2020
Mapa Wiya (Your Map’s Not Needed): Australian Aboriginal Art from the Fondation Opale
Nov. 10 – Nov. 10, 2019
Curator Talk with Paul R. Davis on Kunmanara (Mumu Mike) Williams
Nov. 14 – Nov. 14, 2019
Barry Bergdoll Lecture: Jean-Jacques Lequeu: The Architectural Imagination in the Age of Reason
Within Walking Distance
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