Hammer Blog

  • Lunchtime Art Talk Recap: David Rodes on George Bellows

    Lunchtime Art Talk Recap: David Rodes on George Bellows

    I want to commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I—the so-called “Great War,’ and “the war to end all wars,” and pose some questions about the “dark art” of propaganda and its intersections with documentation and art making.

  • Lunchtime Art Talk Recap: Andy Warhol, Unidentified Woman

    Lunchtime Art Talk Recap: Andy Warhol, Unidentified Woman

    One of the great joys of my job is having the opportunity to pull works of art from the Hammer collection for our visitors who often would never have had the opportunity to see these pieces in person. It was certainly a treat to pull a selection of Andy Warhol’s Polaroid photographs for this Lunchtime Art Talk.