Hammergram: July 2015
It's the last Friday of the month, so it's time once again for Hammergram! We are fascinated by the photos our visitors take of the objects and spaces at the Hammer. Hammergram is a monthly round-up of our favorite visitor photos in the hopes that it will inspire you to share your own Hammer experience with us.
Sarah Lewis Honors Mark Bradford
Excerpt from Professor Sarah Lewis's tribute to Mark Bradford from our gala in October 2014.
KCRW DJ Aaron Byrd Finds Personal Connections in Scorched Earth
Last Thursday we sat down with KCRW DJ Aaron Byrd before his opening set during Summer of Soul. In this interview, Aaron talks about our current Mark Bradford exhibition, the riots, and the intersection of music and art.
On Joseph Holtzman's Practice
Eleven years ago Joseph Holtzman returned to painting after a hiatus of close to twenty-five years. This exhibition, which debuted at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive in October 2014, includes paintings dating from 2006 to 2011 and marks the first public display of the artist’s work.
Telescope: China | From Qipao to Mao to Now, Part 2
This is part ll of the ‘fashion China’ blog. See previous post, April 28, 2015.