The Entire Situation Oct03

The Entire Situation

This exhibition culminates Erin Besler’s 2013-14 Teaching Fellowship with the UCLA Department of Architecture and Urban Design, presenting mockups of walls to suggest that material thickness is an architectural problem where multiple forms of knowledge meet. Opening reception: Friday, Oct. 3, 7:30 – 9:30 pm Exhibition Dates: Oct. 3 – 29 Gallery Hours: Tues., Thurs., Fri., & Sat. 11 am – 6 pm & Wed. 11 am – 1 pm The MAK Center Mackey Garage Top Gallery Price: Free More info… The MAK Center is located at 1137 South Cochran Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90019. On-street parking is available, or at the public parking garage...

.CALM, DMA MFA Graduate Exhibition Oct23

.CALM, DMA MFA Graduate Exhibition

MFA Graduate Exhibition – Participating artists: John Brumley, Aliah Magdalena Dark, Julieta Gil, Camella Da Eun Kim, Jane Mi, Miguel Nobrega, Katherine Parsons, Saakshita Prabhakar, Alexander Rickett, Daniel Schwarz Opening Reception: Thursday, Oct. 23, 5 – 8 pm Exhibition Dates: Oct. 23 – 31 Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4:30 pm New Wight Gallery Price: FREE More info… The New Wight Gallery is located on the first floor of the Broad Art Center. Parking is available in lot 3.

Public Engagement: Contemplative Art Viewing Oct25

Public Engagement: C...

Mindfulness instructor Mitra Manesh leads a mindful art-viewing of the Armand Hammer Collection. This contemplative session is designed to deepen the experience of art exploration. Saturday, Oct. 25, 2 pm Hammer Museum Admission is Free More info… Parking is available under the museum...

Hammer Projects: Francis Upritchard Oct25

Hammer Projects: Fra...

Francis Upritchard’s first solo exhibition on the west coast features sculptural installations of archetypes—the psychic, the African, the nincompoop—hovering in a state of uncertainty. Modeled in polymer clay, the curious figures are rendered in a slightly unnerving scale. Oct. 25, 2014...

Public Engagement: Libros Schmibros Book Club Oct26

Public Engagement: L...

In conjunction with the L.A. Public Library’s citywide exploration of “The Odyssey”, the club reads the first chapter of both Homer’s epic and James Joyce’s epoch-making update, “Ulysses”. Sunday, Oct. 26, 1 pm Hammer Museum Admission is Free More info… Parking is available under the...

Hammer Kids Family Flicks Film Series: “Hold That Ghost” Oct26

Hammer Kids Family F...

Co-presented by the UCLA Film & Television Archive Recommended for ages 7+* Abbott and Costello are in top form as bumbling gas station attendants who accidentally inherit a gangster’s creaky old estate, which may or may not be haunted. (1941, 35mm, b/w, Dir. A. Lubin, 85 min.) Sunday,...

Graduate Open House Oct27

Graduate Open House

Learn more about our graduate programs, meet faculty and students, participate in a portfolio workshop, and attend a studio review while at Open House. Monday, Oct. 27, 10am – 5pm 1317 Perloff Hall Price: Free More...

Nader Tehrani Oct27

Nader Tehrani

Nader Tehrani, Principal of NADAAA in Boston work and research focus on how the construction industry, material culture, and the means and methods of production have a significant impact on the intellectual project of the academy. Monday, Oct. 27, 6:30 PM Perloff Hall Decafe (Room 1302)...

Hammer Conversations: Connie Butler & Helen Molesworth Oct28

Hammer Conversations: Connie Butler & Helen M...

Connie Butler joined the Hammer Museum as chief curator in 2013. Prior to joining the Hammer, she was chief curator of drawings at MoMA from 2006–2013. She served as curator at MOCA from 1996–2006 where she organized the internationally acclaimed exhibition “WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution”. Recently appointed chief curator at MOCA, Helen Molesworth is a distinguished scholar, writer, and curator. Before joining MOCA, she was the Barbara Lee Chief Curator at the ICA/ Boston. Tuesday, Oct.28, 7:30 pm Hammer Museum Admission is Free Tickets for assigned seating in the Billy Wilder Theater are required and available at the Box Office one...

Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy Colloquium Series Oct29

Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy...

Student Papers for the Society for Ethnomusicology Annual Conference II. 1 pm – 3 pm Room B544, Schoenberg Music Building Price: FREE More info… Schoenberg Hall is located in North East Campus, just off Hilgard Ave. Parking is available in lot...

Kids in the Courtyard: Día de los Muertos Oct30

Kids in the Courtyar...

A Fowler Out Loud annual favorite, Mariachi de UCLAtlán returns with a special amphitheatre concert in advance of Día de los Muertos! Enjoy some Mexican treats and enjoy the performance. Thursday, Oct. 30, 6 PM Fowler Amphitheater Price: Free The Fowler Museum is located in the heart of...

Fowler Out Loud: Día de los Muertos with Mariachi de UCLAtlán Oct30

Fowler Out Loud: Día...

A Fowler Out Loud annual favorite, Mariachi de UCLAtlán returns with a special amphitheatre concert in advance of Día de los Muertos! Enjoy some Mexican treats and enjoy the performance. Thursday, Dec. 30, 6 pm Price: Free The Fowler Museum is located in the heart of UCLA’s north campus....

Artist Lecture: James Benning Oct30

Artist Lecture: Jame...

Acclaimed experimental filmmaker James Benning’s feature length films include 13 Lakes (2004), RR (2007), and Casting a Glance (2007), which have been shown in different venues around the world. Thursday, Oct. 30, 7:30 pm Price: Free More info… The Billy Wilder Theater is situated...

Hammer Projects: Mario Garcia Torres Nov01

Hammer Projects: Mar...

The first solo presentation of the Mexico City-based Mario Garcia Torres’s work in Los Angeles, is a one-act monologue, written as an imagined tell-all, casts the fictitious director Alan Smithee as a central protagonist in a new single-channel video. Sept. 13, 2014 – Jan. 4, 2015 Museum...

Hammer Projects: N. Dash Nov01

Hammer Projects: N. ...

N. Dash’s work in drawing, painting, and photography is rooted in her ongoing experimentation with materials. Hammer Projects: N. Dash will include thirteen new photographs and a special project for the courtyard light boxes. Sept. 13, 2014 – Jan. 25, 2015 Museum Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday...