Thomas J. Lax, an associate curator in the Museum of Modern Art’s Department of Media and Performance Art, New York, received the seventh Walter Hopps Award for Curatorial Achievement. The biennial award, named for the museum’s Founding Director and selected by a distinguished jury, recognizes outstanding curators in early to mid career and carries a stipend. The choice of Lax underscores the integral role of performance in the contemporary art world.
Thomas J. Lax Lecture
HOURS & ADMISSION
Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Closed Monday and Tuesday
- Free Admission. Seating Limited.
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
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