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Two of Houston’s Most Renowned Museums Undertake Major Expansions

Two Houston area museums with international reputations have taken on major expansion projects, which will — among other things — contribute to the changing architecture in Houston’s museum district. To find out what’s in store for The Menil Collection, and the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, we talk withthe respective directors of those museums, Josef […]

Two Houston area museums with international reputations have taken on major expansion projects, which will — among other things — contribute to the changing architecture in Houston's museum district.

To find out what's in store for The Menil Collection, and the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, we talk withthe respective directors of those museums, Josef Helfenstein from Menil and Gary Tinterow from the Museum of Fine Arts Houston.

We also hear fromRaj Mankad, editor of The Rice Design Alliance's Cite Magazine – a quarterly architecture and design review of Houston.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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