The new director for the Menil Collection has been named. Swiss Josef Helfenstein comes from the Krannert Art Museum at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Lots of expectations, lots of angst to mop up for Herr Doctor Helfenstein. We hope for good things!!
also by Rainey Knudson
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