ART NOIR Guided Tour

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November 8, 2012 / 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Lower Meier Galleries
The Whole World Was Watching: Civil Rights-Era Photographs from the Menil Collection

Join Senior Curator Gilbert Vicario for a tour of the exhibition. Following the tour, members
will have the opportunity to learn about the formal aspects that make a powerful photograph,
such as composition and lighting, with instructor Rachel Merrill-Schwaller.

Art Noir is open to all Art Center members. To join or learn more, click here.


March On Washington. Martin Luther King Jr. moments
after deliveringhis ‘I HAVE A DREAM’ speech
Lincoln Memorial, 1963 (Aug. 28)
(c) Dan Budnik 1999. The Menil Collection, Houston,
gift of Edmund Carpenter and Adelaide de Menil


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