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Remembering Clementine Hunter (2021)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2021-01-29

Duration: 00:13:03

Subjects: Arts | ARTISTS | Painters | HUNTER, CLEMENTINE


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Thomas, Morris Taft Interviewee
  • Hunter, Clementine Speaker


This segment from the January 29, 2021, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features Dorothy Kendrick’s remembrance of painter Clementine Hunter (1886-1988), who lived on Melrose Plantation near Natchitoches, Louisiana. She interviews artist Morris Taft Thomas, who discusses the life, career, and legacy of Hunter. Host: James Fox-Smith