Morning Links: Think of Dominique de Menil as ‘Mizz D’ Edition

Dominique de Menil, a.k.a. “Mizz D.” Everything Changes The Menil Collection in Houston will close for eight months in 2018 to refinish its divine pine floors. The work will be overseen by a longtime Menil vet who has worked there since early planning stages in 1982 and refers to the late Dominique de Menil as “Mizz D.” [ The Houston Chronicle ] Consider your condition via a deep “long read” profile of Timothy Morton, a philosopher whose notions of “dark ecology” and “hyperobjects” have made him a favorite of Olafur Eliasson, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Björk, and many more. [ The Guardian ] Here’s a nice look at the many amazing films of Charles and Ray Eames. [ The Paris Review ] Khadija Saye, whose work is showing in the Venice Biennale, is missing after the Grenfell Tower fire in London. [ The Art Newspaper ] Building At the Contemporary [...]