Hammer Blog

  • "Have You Been Hacked?" The Artist Behind the M&M's Responds

    "Have You Been Hacked?" The Artist Behind the M&M's Responds

    “I don’t want to eat M&M’s anymore,” said one of my new colleagues on my first or second day in the office—I don’t quite remember. A few other coworkers chimed in, and this comment evolved into a larger conversation. Why so much distaste toward one of my favorite candies?

  • Where are They Now? Dr. Pozzi at The Huntington

    Where are They Now? Dr. Pozzi at The Huntington

    Dr. Pozzi is out again, this time visiting with friends at the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Fourteen other works from the Hammer Collection will also be on view in “Van Gogh & Friends: Masterpieces of Impressionism and Post-Impressionism from the Hammer Museum” at the Huntington through January 2nd, 2017.

  • 10 Things: Introducing HAMMER10

    10 Things: Introducing HAMMER10

    After dropping admission fees in 2014, the Hammer launched an earned membership program to give visitors a more participatory (rather than monetary) way to become a member. After two years of research and assessment, we restructured our intent and goals and launched HAMMER10 in the spring of 2016.

  • 3 Questions with Eckhaus Latta

    3 Questions with Eckhaus Latta

    Throughout Made in L.A. 2016: a, the, though, only, we'll feature Q&As with several of the artists in the exhibition. Eckhaus Latta is a fashion design label that takes an experimental approach to the production of clothing.