Hammer Blog

  • When the Future Comes

    When the Future Comes

    Throughout the run of Radical Women, we offer weekly gallery talks by artists, scholars, and writers who discuss specific works from the exhibition that inspire and provoke them. In this post, Beatriz Cortez recaps her talk.

  • Hammer Highlights 2017: Digital Archives

    Hammer Highlights 2017: Digital Archives

    This year I oversaw the production and launch of three new digital archives, part of a series of digital initiatives funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, which present artworks, historical documents, and other resources on our website so that the public can research important aspects of the Hammer's collections and exhibitions. For my year in review post, I want to highlight some of the objects that made me smile, made me think, or otherwise helped me get through the year that was.

  • Support the Hammer on #GivingTuesday

    Support the Hammer on #GivingTuesday

    This holiday season, we’re giving thanks to all of you—the artists, members, friends, and supporters who make the Hammer such a vibrant place to explore the art and ideas of our time. On #GivingTuesday we’re inviting you to make a special contribution to support the Hammer’s mission.

  • Defying Expectations in Radical Women

    Defying Expectations in Radical Women

    Throughout the run of Radical Women, we offer weekly gallery talks by artists, scholars, and writers who discuss specific works from the exhibition that inspire and provoke them. In this post, Elena Shtromberg recaps her talk.