News & Stories

The award-winning docuseries celebrates the Kimbell’s enduring impact on the community. 


Kimbell Stories showcases a diverse collection of memories and celebrates the transcendent power of art and design. Since its opening fifty years ago, the Kimbell’s iconic architecture, outstanding permanent collection, and influential special exhibitions have served as the backdrop for visitors’ important moments and milestones. Today, the Kimbell continues to be a place where meaningful art encounters and experiences can happen.   

Kimbell Stories was created in celebration of the museum's 50th anniversary in October 2022. The series was produced in partnership with N8 Visuals Inc, and won “best of show” at the 2023 Fort Worth American Advertising Awards.

Learn more about the Kimbell's golden anniversary in the online exhibition The Kimbell at 50.

The Kimbell’s longest-serving employee shares his experience maintaining and preserving the iconic Louis I. Kahn Building for 50 years.

A Texas Ballet Theater principal dancer creates modern stories inspired by old masterpieces.

A lifelong museum visitor, this art teacher considers how the Kimbell’s special exhibitions and educator programs enhance her lessons and contribute to Fort Worth’s rich culture.

A hotelier and entrepreneur finds inspiration in the museum's architecture and connects his guests to world-class experiences in Fort Worth's Cultural District.

After growing up in a small town, this visual artist considers the role the Kimbell has played in his artistic practice, his family, and in fostering a vibrant cultural community in Fort Worth.