Reflections on Solange Ferguson's Metatronia (Metatron's Cube)
I was ecstatic for the opportunity to attend Solange’s artist talk, and left the conversation with beautiful insight on not only Metatronia, but also on how she operates and navigates the complex world of fine art as a black female artist working across many mediums and forms.
Q&A with Garrett Schoonover, a Musician in our Armenian Classical Music Concert
Every year the Hammer Museum and the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music present a concert of Armenian classical music that commemorates the anniversary of the Armenian genocide. I spoke with one of the musicians participating in this year’s concert. The free concert is scheduled for Wednesday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Where are They Now? Cecily Brown in Santa Barbara
Combing the Hair (Beach) (2015) is on view as part of the exhibition Cecily Brown: Rehearsal at the Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara through June 3, 2018. It joins more than seventy small drawings, large-scale works, and sketchbooks featured in the exhibition which the press release describes as an assemblage of Brown’s "iterative reworking of motifs from her wide-reaching arsenal of source material."
Staff Spotlight: Philip Leers, Project Manager for Digital Initiatives
Part of a series of blog post interviews with Hammer Museum staff members.