The Menil Foundation has hired David Chipperfield Architects, a firm with offices in London, Berlin, Milan, and Shanghai, to design a master plan the museum will use to carry out its expansion. The firm’s past projects include the Neues Museum in Berlin the master plan for the Penn Museum in Philadelphia and the BBC HQ Scotland in Glasgow.
BBC HQ with commissioned sculpture by Scottish artist Toby Paterson
To provide a forum for British Contemporary art by presenting programs and resources to educate, engage and inspire youth and adult audiences.
The Goss-Michael Foundation:
By providing a facility with challenging exhibitions, the Goss-Michael Foundation strives to set a new standard by paving the way for visitors to experience art in fresh and fascinating ways and to generate new perspectives on the creative methods of contemporary artists.The Foundation has assembled a resource center to nourish the mind and to provoke, motivate and inspire young artists. Introduced in 2007, the Goss-Michael Foundation Scholarship program has awarded over $30,000 in scholarships to Texas high-school seniors to provide them the means to further their education. Other foundation programming includes lecture series and artist talks by international artists and collectors with an artist-in-residence program on the horizon.