Round Trip: Bicycling Asia Minor, 1891 Mar01

Round Trip: Bicyclin...

Forty-three remarkable circular black-and-white photographs taken in 1891 by William Sachtleben and Thomas Allen Jr., two young Americans, track a year on the road as they cycled across Greece, Turkey, Persia, and Uzbekistan. Dec. 14, 2014 – Apr. 5, 2015 Fowler Museum Museum Hours:...

Lauren Bon and Metabolic Studio Mar07

Lauren Bon and Metab...

For this project, Bon and the Metabolic Studio’s Sonics and Optics Divisions will imbue the gallery with deep aural impressions, triggering both a physical sensation in viewers and a visual response as shadow waves sweep across the gallery floor, a cascading reflection of the water lens...

A Selection from the Hammer Contemporary Collection: Jeremy Deller, English Magic Mar07

A Selection from the...

On view in the lobby gallery, the Hammer Museum presents a recently acquired video work from the Hammer Contemporary Collection: English Magic (2013) by artist Jeremy Deller. English Magic combines excerpts from the artist’s past projects with new footage, highlighting various aspects of...

Fiftieth Anniversary Gifts Mar10

Fiftieth Anniversary...

Fowler in Focus The third and final rotation of new gifts in honor of the Museum’s fiftieth anniversary features paintings, sculpture, textiles, and jewelry from the Americas and the Caribbean. Dec. 21, 2014 – Apr. 26, 2015 Fowler Museum Museum Hours: Monday – Tuesday: closed...

Lily van der Stokker Mar15

Lily van der Stokker

Dutch artist Lily van der Stokker has been making bold, colorful large-scale wall paintings for more than twenty years. The artist applies colors ranging from soft pastels to bright fluorescents—sometimes in playful and visually arresting plaid patterns or all-over flower motifs—to amorphous...

Charles Gaines: Gridwork 1974-1989 Mar20

Charles Gaines: Grid...

Highly regarded as both a leading practitioner of conceptualism and an influential educator at the California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles-based artist Charles Gaines is celebrated for his photographs, drawings, and works on paper that investigate how rules-based procedures construct...

Pedro Reyes Mar20

Pedro Reyes

Mexican artist Pedro Reyes’s project The People’s United Nations (pUN) is both an exhibition and an event that puts the diplomatic and global problem-solving goals of the United Nations in the hands of ordinary people. Originally staged at the Queens Museum of Art, Reye’s Hammer Project will...

Provocations: The Architecture and Design of Heatherwick Studio Mar20

Provocations: The Ar...

British designer Thomas Heatherwick has been hailed as a genius for the uniquely inventive nature of his work. Trained at London’s Royal College of Art, Heatherwick’s practice encompasses projects ranging in scale from very small to monumental, from products to public sculpture to...

Apparitions: Frottages and Rubbings from 1860 to Now Mar25

Apparitions: Frottag...

The technique known as frottage, from the French verb frotter, meaning “to rub,” is an automatic drawing method developed by the artist Max Ernst. It involves rendering an image by placing a sheet of paper over an object or dimensional surface and rubbing it with a marking agent such as...

Charles Gaines: Librettos: Manuel de Falla / Stokely Carmichael Mar25

Charles Gaines: Libr...

In collaboration with Charles Gaines: Gridwork 1974–1989 at the Hammer Museum, Art + Practice presents Charles Gaines: Librettos: Manuel de Falla / Stokely Carmichael at its space in Leimert Park. Employing a systems-based conceptualism that Gaines has long embraced and highlighting the...

SELETA REYNOLDS AND JANETTE SADIK-KAHN | HAMMER CONVERSATIONS Mar26

SELETA REYNOLDS AND ...

Seleta Reynolds is general manager of the Los Angeles Department of Transportation, where she oversees the annual budget and leads day-to-day operations. Reynolds is responsible for implementing Great Streets for Los Angeles, a plan to reduce traffic fatalities, double the number of people...

826LA@HAMMER: DESIGN INTERVENTION | HAMMER KIDS Mar29

826LA@HAMMER: DESIGN...

A hospital, a cultural center, a unicorn sanctuary—ever wonder what could make your neighborhood a better place? In this workshop, students write proposals and draft blueprints for a new community structure. Led by designer Renée Reizman. For ages 8 – 13. Sunday, Mar. 29, 11 a.m....

Currents: Winter 2015 Mar30

Currents: Winter 201...

An exhibition of UCLA Department of Architecture and Urban Design student work from the winter 2015 quarter. Mar. 30 – Jun. 5 Gallery Hours: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. –5 p.m. Perloff Hall, Main Hallway Price: Free Perloff Hall is located in North East Campus, just off Hilgard Ave. Parking is...

Untitled Arcade Mar30

Untitled Arcade

Be sure to check out our games installation in Untitled Cafe! Grab a coffee and enjoy some cool games on our custom-built arcade cabinets! Mar. 30 – Apr. 10 Gallery Hours: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Broad Art Center, Untitled Cafe Price: Free More info… The Untitled Cafe is located on the...

This Is the End Mar30

This Is the End

Hammer Projects: This Is the End features three recent videos by three international artists working independently. Sharing similar sensibilities and employing an array of unconventional narrative strategies, the individual works by Ed Atkins (British, b. 1982), Loretta Fahrenholz (German, b....