Learn how Benton's experiences in Greenwich Village influenced his depiction of 1920s New York City in the America Today mural.
Randall Griffey, Associate Curator, Department of Modern and Contemporary Art, MMA
Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser, Alice Pratt Brown Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture, The American Wing, MMA
Leo Mazow, Associate Professor of Art History, University of Arkansas
John Strausbaugh, author
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Thomas Hart Benton's America Today Mural Rediscovered, on view September 30, 2014–April 19, 2015.
Recorded March 1, 2015