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Menil Drawing Institute, entrance
Menil Drawing Institute opens this November.  Photo by Richard Barnes, courtesy of the Menil Collection
Menil Drawing Institute south side
The Johnston Marklee designed building becomes the latest work of art on the Menil Campus.  Photo by Richard Barnes, courtesy of the Menil Collection
Menil Drawing Institute, exhibition space
The Condition of Being Here: Drawings by Jasper Johns becomes the inaugural exhibition in the MDI. Photo by Richard Barnes, courtesy of the Menil Collection
Menil Drawing Institute, conservatory lab
A state of the art conservatory lab will help to maintain the Menil's vast collection of works on paper.  Photo by Richard Barnes, courtesy of the Menil Collection
Menil Drawing Institute courtyard
The MDI offers many places of shade and natural beauty. Photo by Richard Barnes, courtesy of the Menil Collection