Hammer Museum – Made in LA

June 12, 2016

August 28, 2016

11:00 To 20:00

10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024

Event Description

ABOUT MADE IN L.A.

The Hammer’s biennial exhibition series Made in L.A. focuses exclusively on artists from the L.A. region with an emphasis on emerging and under-recognized artists. The Los Angeles biennial debuts new installations, videos, films, sculptures, performances, and paintings commissioned specifically for the exhibition and offers insight into the current trends and practices coming out of Los Angeles, one of the most active and energetic art communities in the world. Made in L.A. began in 2012 with a second iteration in 2014, and followed the tradition of the Hammer Invitational exhibitions, which occurred every two years and included Snapshot (2001), International Paper (2003), Thing (2005), Eden’s Edge(2007), Nine Lives (2009), and All of this and nothing (2011).
Made in L.A. 2012 was organized by Anne Ellegood and Ali Subotnick of the Hammer, and Lauri Firstenberg, Malik Gaines, and Cesar Garcia of LA >< ART.
Made in L.A. 2014 was co-curated by Hammer Chief Curator Connie Butler and Los Angeles based independent curator Michael Ned Holte.
Made in L.A. 2016: a, the, though, only is organized by Hammer curator Aram Moshayedi and Hamza Walker, director of education and associate curator, Renaissance Society, with January Parkos Arnall, curatorial assistant, Public Engagement and MacKenzie Stevens, curatorial assistant.

Visited 527 times, 1 Visit today

Related Events

LACMA, Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, United States

March 25, 2018 To July 16, 2018

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents City and Cosmos: The Arts of Teotihuacan, a groundbreaking exhibition featuring new archaeological discoveries from the ancient city’s three… Read more…

10899 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

January 29, 2017 To April 20, 2017

Hammer Museum Presents Dubuffet Drawings, 1935-1962 Nearly 100 works on paper from the artist’s most innovative years On view January 29 – April 20, 2017. Read more…

5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

November 14, 2015 To July 4, 2016

11:00 am To 5:00 pm

Alvin Lustig and Elaine Lustig Cohen are towering figures in American graphic design. Read more…