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Exhibition Featuring Margo Grant Walsh Opens in March

An exhibition featuring the archives of Margo Grant Walsh will be on display at MD Anderson Library starting in March through June 2024.

Exhibition featuring archives of Margo Grant Walsh

Exhibition featuring archives of Margo Grant Walsh

Margo Grant Walsh began her career as an interior architect at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill in the 1960s. She joined Gensler in 1973 and began her tenure there with downtown Houston’s Pennzoil Place. She was a top executive at Gensler for over 30 years with global clients like Christie’s, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, and prominent law firms. Walsh retired in 2004 and turned her focus to collecting and exhibiting 20th-century silver and metalwork, which she continues to this day.

Walsh’s archives are preserved and made accessible at University of Houston Libraries Special Collections in partnership with Hines College of Architecture and Design. For information, contact Katy Allred.

Written by Esmeralda Fisher on February 29th, 2024 and filed under Announcements, Exhibits, Special Collections News