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Bringing together five decades of work, this exhibition explores the prodigious talent and influence of Merz’s understudied body of work.
This series of collaborative works represents a world populated by Japanese idols, monsters, and ancient deities set amid icons from popular Japanese “bullet hell” arcade games.
Following her residency at the Hammer Museum, Jeanine Oleson presents a new body of work and performance related to the production of copper.
Hopf uses humor and wit to address the politics of art making, group dynamics, and the impact of technology on perception and human experience.
This film series explores successful grassroots political movements around the world, offering both inspiration and strategies for the current political moment.
This archive features more than 600 of Corita Kent's works, a biography of the artist, a selection of scholarly essays, an exploration of the artist's process, and other resources.
Books and products that celebrate fine artistry, excellent design, and exceptional craftsmanship.
AMMO features fresh, local fare in our tranquil courtyard.
By 2020, we will add 40,000 square feet and dramatic new visibility along Wilshire Boulevard.
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Public programs and exhibitions at the Hammer that have engaged art and ideas on issues of social justice.
"Show up, dive in, stay at it": Post-Election Community Gathering
This public forum featured speakers from Planned Parenthood, the ACLU, Los Angeles LGBT Center, Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles, and UCLA.
Three historians discuss the past and present of race relations in the United States.
Re-watch one of our most popular programs. In October 2016, Roxane Gay, Andi Zeisler, and the Hammer’s Connie Butler discuss the political, social, and cultural relevance of contemporary feminism.
This digital archive of the 2011–2012 exhibition examines the legacy of African-American artists in L.A., many of whom were connected to civil rights and Black Power movements.
Watch this 2014 program with Sister Simone Campbell who discussed the resurgence of social justice issues in the Catholic Church.
Image: Charles White, Love Letter #1, 1971. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchase. Photo by Ed Glendinning
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