The Menil Collection museum and a group of surrounding non-profit arts organizations come together to host a free afternoon of art and entertainment that will extend across the Menil “campus” from West Alabama to Richmond Avenue. Highlighting the diversity of the Menil neighborhood arts community the festival will include films and performances, from chamber music to literary readings, performances and workshops.
Many arts organizations are tenants of the gray bungalows around the Menil campus. Many will be open to the community for this festival, including:
Aurora Picture Show
The Catastrophic Theater
Da Camera of Houston
Friends of Mandell Park
Houston Center for Photography
Houston Indie Book Festival
Southwest Alternate Media Project
Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts
The Menil Collection and Bookstore
Watercolor Art Society-Houston
Writers in the Schools
Be sure to stop by the free event between 11:00 and 5:00 on Saturday, April 14. Details are HERE.