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Menil Drawing Institute_mirror work
In Michelangelo Pistoletto’s Two People, the visitor partakes in the completing the work, also bringing the tangible surroundings into conversation with the piece. Photo by Joel Luks
Menil_pop art
Spatial Awareness introduces a rich dialogue that scores drawing’s role in transforming a two-dimensional medium into a three-dimensional experience. Photo by Joel Luks
Menil Drawing Institute_Andy Warhol
Andy Warhol, Standing Man, ca. 1952, india ink on paper, 17 7/8 × 13 ¾ in, work on paper. © Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.
Photo by Paul Hester
Menil Drawing Institute_Roy Lichtenstein
Roy Lichtenstein, Steak, 1963. Graphite and crayon on paper, 16 1/8 × 24 1/2 in. © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein. Photo by Paul Hester
Menil Collection_Barry Le Va
Barry Le Va , Drawing Interruptions Blocked Structures #4, 1981. Mixed media on paper , 48 × 72 1/8 in. Bequest of William F. Stern. © Barry Le Va. Photo courtesy of Menil Collection
Menil Collection_rick lowe
Rick Lowe, Untitled, 2017. Ink and acrylic paint on printed paper, 35 3/4 × 24 in. © Rick Lowe.