Presented by Anne Ellegood, senior curator, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

Since joining the Hammer Museum in 2009, senior curator Anne Ellegood has organized solo shows with artists Diana Al-Hadid, Kevin Beasley, Jimmie Durham, Keren Cytter, and Tom Marioni, as well as the exhibition Take It or Leave It: Institution, Image, Ideology, a historical survey of American artists who changed the way our culture understands art. Recent writings include the introduction for Vitamin 3D, a survey of contemporary sculpture; an interview with Haim Steinbach for MATRIX/Berkeley: A Changing Exhibition of Contemporary Art; and catalogue essays on Iván Navarro, Kerry Tribe, and Sara VanDerBeek.

This event is part of the Core Program's 2017–18 lecture series. Core Program lectures are free and open to the public. See Core Program Events for more information.

Questions? Contact core@mfah.org or 713.639.7865.

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Presented in partnership with the Artadia Art & Dialogue program.

The Core Program at the Glassell School of Art receives generous funding from The Joseph & Sylvia Slifka Foundation; The National Endowment for the Arts; Ms. Nancy Powell Moore; and The Dickson-Allen Foundation.