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Worth a thousand words

Departing Menil Collection chief’s art reveals a principled, caring man through a famous story of mercy

“But one of the reasons we will miss him most . . .  has to do with the painting he chose to hang on the wall behind his desk,” writes Molly Glentzer, Houston Chronicle’s arts, design and culture editor. While the departure of Menil Collection director Josef Helfenstein — who’s exiting the storied campus for a…

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