Ground is broken on the Louis I. Kahn building

Velma Kimbell, in the presence of the Kimbell Art Foundation’s board of directors, broke ground on the Kimbell Art Museum’s building in July of 1969, just under three years after the hiring of Louis I. Kahn as the architect.

Caption: Velma Kimbell at the original Museum groundbreaking, July 1969

Tuesday, July 1, 1969