Traveling Correspondent: Profiling the work of Memphis artist Red Grooms

Dave Hoekstra at an interactive piece of art at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art in Memphis, TN.

Dave Hoekstra talks with Marina Pacini, Chief Curator at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, who talks about Red Grooms: Traveling Correspondent the museum’s year-end capstone exhibit on  Tennessee multi-media artist Red Grooms.  She explains the artist’s inspiration by transportation and urban spectacle, his unique eye for detail and ability to capture the essence of places like New York City and Memphis, her own appreciation for the Southern storytelling tradition and it’s ability to capture cross-sections of humanity, and more.