Rice Media Center and the "Barn," exterior view from Stockton entrance to Rice University campus
Rice University’s Media Center and the Martel Center, also known as "The Barn", with hedges and sidewalk, as seen from the Stockton Street entrance onto campus. The Media Center serves as the on-campus movie theater, specializing in foreign and classic films, open to the public as well as members of the Rice University community. The Martel Center was originally intended to be a temporary structure, built at the behest of Houston art collectors Dominique and John de Menil, and served as both a museum and gallery. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
Commissioned by John and Dominique de Menil, the "Barn" was originally built as a temporary structure for the Rice Institute of the Arts.
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