BREAKIN' Down Dance Films with Phil and Janani: Epic Finale
In honor of this month's Shake It Off dance movies series, two Hammer staff members decided to write a blog post (that very quickly turned into a three-parter) about their favorite dance movies, and some guilty pleasures.
Family Day 2017: Top 10 Highlights
In these turbulent times, the best medicine is witnessing young people in moments of creative freedom. I and my colleagues in Academic Programs experienced this for a blissful afternoon at the Hammer’s annual Family Day on August 19.
Family Day Workshop Preview: Devon Tsuno
Artist and L.A.-native Devon Tsuno welcomed us into his studio for a demonstration of his Family Day workshop. He spoke with us about his upbringing in Los Angeles and how his art practice champions local recreation as a way to encourage young people to conserve the spaces that they love and enjoy.
BREAKIN' Down Dance Films with Phil and Janani: Part 2
Family Day Workshop Preview: Jennifer Moon
We met up with another one of this year's participating artists, Jennifer Moon, for an interview and demonstration of her Family Day workshop.
BREAKIN' Down Dance Films with Phil and Janani: Part 1
We’d been looking for an excuse to work on something together for the Hammer blog for a while, and when I learned about the MUST-SEE series you programmed and we got to talking, we realized that we had our topic. We should write a definitive guide to dance movies.