Hammer Blog

  • Where are They Now? Analia Saban's Fitted Bed Sheet

    Where are They Now? Analia Saban's Fitted Bed Sheet

    "Fitted Bed Sheet" was first shown in "Made in L.A. 2012" and is currently on view at the Blaffer Art Museum in Houston where viewers can see the evolution of Saban’s investigations in painting, printmaking, photography, and sculpture over the last decade.

  • Where are They Now? Kristen Morgin's Piano Forte

    Where are They Now? Kristen Morgin's Piano Forte

    Since September 9, Piano Forte (2004) by Kristen Morgin has been on view in Visions and Revisions: Renwick Invitational 2016 at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. Included alongside the work of Steven Young Lee, Jennifer Trask, and Norwood Viviano, the exhibition focuses on “four artists who take innovative approaches to their selected mediums and who share a fascination with themes of transformation, ruin, and rebirth.”

  • Redon's Dark Symbolism in Lithography

    Redon's Dark Symbolism in Lithography

    Odilon Redon (1840-1916) was a multi-talented French draftsman, painter, and printmaker with close ties to Symbolist artists and writers of the late 19th century. He eventually translated the aesthetic effects of his drawings into the practice of lithography.