Interview with Robin Terry of the Motown Museum
From a museum to a magnet for transformation
late Esther Gordy Edwards, sister to Motown founder Berry Gordy and a senior executive at the company herself. It started out humbly, with Esther simply collecting the stage outfits of Motown performers and memorabilia from throughout the iconic brand’s history.
Robin puts this beautifully in the interview. “Magic happened in that space,” she says, “and what came out of it shaped our culture and world. It was transformative. I want to take that and put it on steroids.”