A Conversation with Brent Benjamin

    Brent Benjamin is retiring after twenty-two years at the helm of the St. Louis Art Museum. As director, he spearheaded a major expansion with the addition of the East Wing and oversaw significant acquisitions. He also launched an initiative to acquire and display more works by African-American artists. In this extended interview with HEC Media President Dennis Riggs, Benjamin reflect on his two decades of leading one of the nation’s top art museums.