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Los Angeles Times
Roundup: Possible discord at Jeff Koons' studio, Luis Barragán becomes a diamond, Dede Wilsey leaves Bay Area museumsarchitect Luis Barragán into a precious stone — literally. Plus: Museum expansi
Roundup: Possible discord at Jeff Koons' studio, Luis Barragán becomes a diamond, Dede Wilsey leaves Bay Area museums
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 hours ago
architect Luis Barragán into a precious stone — literally. Plus: Museum expansionism in the age of uncertainty, the Hammer Museum’s digital M&Ms and more troubles for London’s Garden Bridge. Here’s the Roundup: — Honolulu’s Bishop Museum is... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Hammer biennial's breakout star? A 78-year-old retired gardener from Compton who once worked for Marlon BrandoKenzi Shiokava received a telephone call from a pair of curators organizing thi
The Hammer biennial's breakout star? A 78-year-old retired gardener from Compton who once worked for Marlon Brando
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
Kenzi Shiokava received a telephone call from a pair of curators organizing this year’s “Made in L.A.” biennial at the Hammer Museum, he says he had little clue of the meteoric effect it would have on his life. “I’d never seen ‘Made in L.A.,’”... Read more
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Dundas Star News
MAHONEY: Andrew Hunter scales peaks with Steve Martinfew years. Andrew got a phone call, in the midst of preparing for the AGO's 201
MAHONEY: Andrew Hunter scales peaks with Steve Martin
Dundas Star News / Posted 8 days ago
few years. Andrew got a phone call, in the midst of preparing for the AGO's 2014 Alex Colville show. From Los Angeles's Hammer Museum. They'd convinced Steve to take his passion for Lawren Harris public, in a curated exhibition. "He was averse... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Anderson Ranch Arts Center celebrates 50 yearsCharles Ray to visual artists Titus Kaphar, Thomas Houseago and Liza Lou to New
Anderson Ranch Arts Center celebrates 50 years
The Aspen Times / Posted 13 days ago
Charles Ray to visual artists Titus Kaphar, Thomas Houseago and Liza Lou to New York magazine art critic Jerry Saltz and Hammer Museum Director Ann Philbin. “The whole summer is wrapped with a golden bow, and within the summer is a very special... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
UCLA Archive launches Kirk Douglas Centennial Celebrationthrough the end of September showcasing the range of his films. The series, sc
UCLA Archive launches Kirk Douglas Centennial Celebration
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
through the end of September showcasing the range of his films. The series, screening at the Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum in Westwood, kicks off this weekend with a trio of Douglas’ best-remembered films, starting Friday at 7:30... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Art Gallery of Ontario's Lawren Harris exhibit co-curated by actor Steve Martinthe AGO's Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art, and Cynthia Burlingham, Dep
Art Gallery of Ontario's Lawren Harris exhibit co-curated by actor Steve Martin
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 days ago
the AGO's Fredrik S. Eaton Curator of Canadian Art, and Cynthia Burlingham, Deputy Director, Curatorial Affairs at the Hammer Museum in L.A. "I've never curated before and I will never do it again," said Martin, who was taking off after the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
A July To-Do List for Film Lovers in L.A.Vague filmmakers, receives a partial but crucial 35mm retrospective beginning i
A July To-Do List for Film Lovers in L.A.
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
Vague filmmakers, receives a partial but crucial 35mm retrospective beginning in July (and concluding in August) at The Hammer Museum courtesy of the UCLA Film and Television Archive. Pialat, who often drew on his own experiences and tumultuous... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Actor Steve Martin on bringing Lawren Harris to Americans and his AGO showpaintings by none other than Canadian master Lawren Harris (1885-1970). About f
Actor Steve Martin on bringing Lawren Harris to Americans and his AGO show
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
paintings by none other than Canadian master Lawren Harris (1885-1970). About four years ago Ann Philbin, director of the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, spotted one of these Harrises at Martin’s home, expressed her admiration and before long was... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
AGO’s new Lawren Harris exhibition celebrates, complicates artist’s legacybeast and all the more interesting for that. As many of you no doubt know, iter
AGO’s new Lawren Harris exhibition celebrates, complicates artist’s legacy
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
beast and all the more interesting for that. As many of you no doubt know, iterations of the show already have played the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles and the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. This has been courtesy of the power and influence of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
New Main Museum in downtown Los Angeles reveals 'Beta' plans — and focus on art in L.A.in the Old Bank District. Helmed by Allison Agsten, who previously served as th
New Main Museum in downtown Los Angeles reveals 'Beta' plans — and focus on art in L.A.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
in the Old Bank District. Helmed by Allison Agsten, who previously served as the curator of public engagement at the Hammer Museum, the curatorial focus will be resolutely local. The mission, Agsten says, “is to engage the public with the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Television and Primus added to lineup for Desert Daze festin Joshua Tree. The avant-garde dance troupe WIFE, which recently put on a spl
Television and Primus added to lineup for Desert Daze fest
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
in Joshua Tree. The avant-garde dance troupe WIFE, which recently put on a splendidly creepy afternoon performance at the Hammer Museum with locals Hecuba, will perform as well. Co-headliners Suicide haven’t played in SoCal in 16 years, so the... Read more
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CTV News
Steve Martin brings Lawren Harris exhibit to Toronto's Art Gallery of Ontariothis Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015 photo, curator and actor-comedian Steve Martin pos
Steve Martin brings Lawren Harris exhibit to Toronto's Art Gallery of Ontario
CTV News / Posted 28 days ago
this Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015 photo, curator and actor-comedian Steve Martin poses for a portrait in a gallery for the exhibit "The Idea of North: The Paintings of Lawren Harris" at The Hammer Museum, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Casey Curry/Invision... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
After another student defection from its MFA program, what's the future of USC's Roski art school?artists such as Andrea Zittel, Lockhart, White and Stark, who recently headline
After another student defection from its MFA program, what's the future of USC's Roski art school?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
artists such as Andrea Zittel, Lockhart, White and Stark, who recently headlined a critically acclaimed exhibition at the Hammer Museum. But the administration, he says, had trouble supporting working artists. “It’s one thing to want the numbers... Read more
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Boston Globe
Teitelbaum’s gambit: a smarter, sexier, more welcoming MFAshow of work by the contemporary artist Frances Stark — a midcareer survey of S
Teitelbaum’s gambit: a smarter, sexier, more welcoming MFA
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
show of work by the contemporary artist Frances Stark — a midcareer survey of Stark’s work that he saw recently at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. With just months to mount the show, which is set to open in September, the MFA did not have... Read more
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Boston Globe
Teitelbaum’s gambit: a smarter, sexier, more welcoming MFAshow of work by the contemporary artist Frances Stark — a midcareer survey of S
Teitelbaum’s gambit: a smarter, sexier, more welcoming MFA
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
show of work by the contemporary artist Frances Stark — a midcareer survey of Stark’s work that he saw recently at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. With just months to mount the show, which is set to open in September, the MFA did not have... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Made in L.A. 2016': Hammer Museum biennial proves a thoughtful place to ponder the possibilitiesof biennial artists helped make it possible.) They’re a bright spot.Huguette Ca
'Made in L.A. 2016': Hammer Museum biennial proves a thoughtful place to ponder the possibilities
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
of biennial artists helped make it possible.) They’re a bright spot.Huguette Caland, "Bribes de corps," 1973, oil on linen (Hammer Museum) Huguette Caland works in just about every medium — about 50 paintings, drawings, sculptures and textiles are... Read more

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