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Press Releases

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Hammer Museum Launches Redesigned Website
June 10, 2014 

Hammer Projects: Andra Ursuta opens March 7, 2014
February 26, 2014

Sabrosonico: All-ages courtyard concert featuring Toy Selectah, Sonidero Travesura, DJ Chucuchu & More
February 25, 2014

Hammer Museum Announces Made in L.A. 2014 Artists
February 19, 2014

Hammer Museum Will Present Three Awards in Conjunction with Made in L.A. 2014
January 30, 2014

Curator Aram Moshayedi Receives Grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
January 22, 2014

Terry Riley: In C, a Performance Installation by The Industry
January 16, 2014

Take It or Leave It: Institution, Image, Ideology
January 8, 2014

Hammer Projects: Nathaniel Mellors
December 16, 2013

Tea and Morphine: Women in Paris, 1880 to 1914 Opens January 26, 2014
December 11, 2013

Opening Soon: JG, a film by Tacita Dean & Kelly Nipper: Black Forest
December 9, 2013

A Trip to Japan in Sixteen Minutes, Revisited
November 18, 2013

Hammer Museum Honored Robert Gober & Tony Kushner at the Gala in the Garden
October 5, 2013

Hammer Museum Launches Arts ReSTORE LA: Westwood in November
September 23, 2013

Hammer Announces Major Gift from The Anthony & Jeanne Pritzker Family Foundation
September 16, 2013

Jim Welling & Forrest Bess Exhibitions Open September 29
September 9, 2013

KCHUNG RADIO at the Hammer Museum this fall
August 22, 2013

Richard Artschwager's blps in Los Angeles and Las Vegas
August 6, 2013

Generationalpictomusicapolis featuring No Age, Sun Foot, and Devin Gary & Ross with Kramer
July 28, 2013

Free JazzPOP Courtyard Concerts This August
July 25, 2013

Bottega Veneta Generously Supports Hammer Museum Gala in the Garden October 5, 2013
July 11, 2013

Hammer & KCRW Present Music For Better Living Concert Series
June 25, 2013

Olga Koumoundouros's Dream Home Resource Center
June 3, 2013

Major Retrospective Richard Artschwager! Opens June 15
May 29, 2013

Curatorial Announcement
May 16, 2013

Houseguest: William E. Jones
May 13, 2013

Hammer Celebrated 4th Annual K.A.M.P. (Kids' Art Museum Project)
May 6, 2013

K.A.M.P. 'Zine
May 5, 2013

A. Quincy Jones: Building for Better Living (May 25 - September 8, 2013)
April 24, 2013

Upcoming Hammer Projects: Cyprien Gaillard & Neil Beloufa
April 2, 2013

4th Annual K.A.M.P. (Kids' Art Museum Project)
March 27, 2013

Family Flicks & Sunday Afternoons for Kids at the Hammer
March 6, 2013

Upcoming Readings at the Hammer
February 25, 2013

Fritz Haeg's Domestic Integrities
February 5, 2013

Hammer Museum partners with CAP UCLA to present Trisha Brown's Floor of the Forest
February 4, 2013

Selections from the Grunwald Center & the Hammer Contemporary Collection
January 14, 2013

Upcoming Poetry Readings at the Hammer
January 9, 2013

Upcoming Hammer Projects: Enrico David, Dara Friedman, and Latifa Echakhch
January 7, 2013

Tehran: An Urban History of Revolutions - Lecture by Prof. Talinn Grigor
December 12, 2012

LLYN FOULKES Retrospective Opens February 3, 2013
November 28, 2012

Cage at UCLA - Sunday, December 2, 2012
November 14, 2012

Game Room opens December 1, 2012
October 29, 2012

Hammer Museum Announces Curators for Made in L.A. 2014
September 21, 2012

Your Land / My Land: Election '12 on view Sept. 30 - Nov. 18, 2012
September 20, 2012

10th Annual Gala in the Garden Honors Barbara Kruger & Cindy Sherman
September 18, 2012

Free admission to the Hammer during Carmageddon II (Sept. 29-30)
September 14, 2012

Ai Weiwei Screenings
September 4, 2012

Hammer Forums This Fall
August 17, 2012

Meleko Mokgosi to Receive the Mohn Award
August 16, 2012

JazzPOP Courtyard Concerts in September
August 15, 2012

Hammer Projects: Sun Yuan & Peng Yu
July 30, 2012

Upcoming Fall Exhibitions
July 18, 2012

Zarina: Paper Like Skin
July 18, 2012

Graphic Design: Now in Production
July 18, 2012

A Strange Magic: Gustave Moreau's Salome
July 18, 2012

Hammer Projects: Lucy Raven
July 16, 2012

Orchestra-in-residence wild Up
July 9, 2012

Mohn Award Finalists
June 28, 2012

Venice Beach Biennial
June 18, 2012

Made in L.A. Music Presented by the Hammer and KCRW
June 14, 2012

Made in L.A. 2012 Performances and Public Programs Guide
May 23, 2012

Hammer Conversation Atom Egoyan & Serj Tankian
April 22, 2012

Made in L.A. 2012 Press Kit
June 2 - September 2, 2012

Made in L.A. 2012 Artist List
June 2 - September 2, 2012

March Readings at the Hammer
February 23, 2012

Libros Schmibros Book Club
February 21, 2012

Intimate Immensity: The Susan and Larry Marx Collection
February 14, 2012

Valentine’s Day at the Hammer--Dirty Looks: Long Distance Love Affairs
February 14, 2012

Hammer Projects Opening Soon: Antony & Alex Hubbard
January 19, 2012

Pacific Standard Time Performance and Public Art Festival Events at the Hammer Museum
January 26 and January 29, 2012

Alina Szapocznikow: Sculpture Undone, 1955-1972
February 5 - April 29, 2012

Made in L.A. 2012
November 17, 2011

Gala in the Garden
September 24, 2011

Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles 1960-1980
October 2, 2011 - January 8, 2012

Jorge Pardo Creates Special Edition Lanterns for the Hammer Museum
September 24, 2011 - October 14, 2011

Libros Schmibros at the Hammer Museum
August 27 - October 9, 2011

Free Museum Admission During I-405 Closure
July 16-17, 2011

Summer Sound and Performance Works
June 21, 2011

Hammer Museum Mobile App Release
May 19, 2011

ALSO I LIKE TO ROCK
July, 2011

Imam Feisel Abdul Rauf at UCLA
May 4, 2011

Ed Ruscha: On the Road
June 11 - October 2, 2011

Paul Thek: Diver
May 22 - August 28, 2011

Bike Night at the Hammer!
April 14, 2011

Greeting Committee
April 7 - 10, 2011

Richard Hawkins: Third Mind
February 12 - May 20, 2011

Charles Burchfield Honored by the U.S. Art Critics Association
January 27, 2011

Autobiography of Mark Twain Celebration
February 8, 2011

All of this and nothing
January 30 - April 24, 2011

75 Years of DC Comics
December 14, 2010

Hammer @20, Free Admission
November 26 - December 18, 2010

Special Program for Military Families
November 10, 2010

Gala in the Garden
October 9, 2010

Eva Hesse Spectres 1960
September 25, 2010 - January 2, 2011

Mark Manders: Parallel Occurrences/Documented Assignments
September 25, 2010 - January 2, 2011

Los Angeles Biennial
LAXART & The Hammer Musuem, 2012

The Mandala Project
October 25 - November 7, 2010

Gala in the Garden
October 9, 2010

New Hammer Appointment: Brooke Hodge
July 15, 2010

Selections from the Hammer Contemporary Collection
July 3, 2010 - January 30, 2011

Outside the Box: Edition Jacob Samuel, 1988 - 2010
May 23 - August 29, 2010

The Red Book of C. G. Jung: Creation of a New Cosmology
April 11 - June 6, 2010

Rachel Whiteread Drawings
January 31 - May 3, 2010

The Bible Illuminated: R. Crumb's Book of Genesis
October 24 - February 7, 2010

Heat Waves in a Swamp: The Paintings of Charles Burchfield
October 4, 2009 - January 3, 2010

Second Nature: The Valentine-Adelson Collection at the Hammer
July 19 - October 4, 2009

Larry Johnson
June 21 - September 6, 2009

Hammer Museum: New Curatorial Appointments
February 26, 2009

Nine Lives: Visionary Artists from L.A.
March 8 - May 31, 2009

Houseguest: Gabbiani
February 15 - May 24, 2009

Oranges and Sardines: Conversations on Abstract Painting
November 9 - February 8, 2009

Gouge: The Modern Woodcut 1870 to Now
November 9 - February 8, 2009

Between Earth and Heaven: The Architecture of John Lautner
July 13 - October 12, 2008

Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love
March 2 - June 8, 2008

Francis Alÿs: Politics of Rehearsal
September 30, 2007 - February 10, 2008

Eden's Edge: Fifteen LA Artists
May 13 - Sep 2, 2007