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On Richard Hunt

An Audio Series

On the occasion of Richard Hunt's (1935–2023) exhibition at White Cube New York in spring 2024, three esteemed curators, artists and writers discuss the artist's life and work. 

Listen to LeRonn P. Brooks, Thelma Golden and Kennedy Yanko honour the life and legacy of the late American sculptor.

On Richard Hunt: An Audio Series

Thelma Golden
Director and Chief Curator, Studio Museum in Harlem

Thelma Golden first discovered Richard Hunt early in her career as an intern at the Studio Museum in Harlem, where she now serves as director. She discusses the artist’s support of her work as an African American curator, and his drive to create and innovate with his art.

On Richard Hunt: An Audio Series

LeRonn P. Brooks, PhD
Curator of the African American, Art History Initiative
Modern and Contemporary Collections, Getty Research Institute

Brooks reflects on his first meeting with Richard Hunt, and the cultural and social context in which he created his radical sculpture.

On Richard Hunt: An Audio Series

Kennedy Yanko

Yanko discusses parallels between her own practice and Richard Hunt’s use of metal, reminiscing on first meeting the artist in 2019.

Gallery Exhibition

Richard Hunt

Early Masterworks

13 March – 13 April 2024

New York

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Richard Hunt

Born in Chicago, Illinois

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