We're talking with Christopher Bedford, the curator of the Baltimore Museum of Art. We discuss the amazing story of Mark Bradford, a 55 year old male, former hairdresser from South Central Los Angeles is now considered one of the best painters in the world! Mark represented The United States at the Venice Biennale, the Olympics of the art world, where every nation sends their best and brightest. Chris also touches on how his focus on art as a socially embedded outward directed way of being led him to being advocate of so many black American artists. Tune in!