If you haven’t been to the Hammer Museum lately, you’ve missed a terrific show – “Outside the Box: edition Jacob Samuel, 1988 – 2010″. This exhibition marks The Hammer museum’s joint acquisition (along with LACMA) of the complete archive of LA publisher Jacob Samuel’s prints. Artists who have worked with Samuel throughout the years whose work is in the show include John Baldessari, Rebecca Horn, Barry McGee, Ed Ruscha and Andrea Zittel among others. The exhibition closes August 29.
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Last Sunday, UCLA’s Hammer Museum introduced its exhibition “Outside the Box,” a complete archive of prints from Los Angeles publisher Edition Jacob Samuel running until August 29.
Since 1988, Jacob Samuel has published 43 portfolios of prints made by a wide range of international artists, including Marina Abramovic, John Baldessari, Chris Burden, Mona Hatoum, Rebecca Horn, Anish Kapoor, Barry McGee, Ed Moses, Matthew Monahan, Wangechi Mutu, Gabriel Orozco, Nancy Rubins, Ed Ruscha, Robert Therrien, James Welling, Christopher Wool, and Andrea Zittel, among many others. Working primarily in series in intaglio mediums such as etching, drypoint, and aquatint, Samuel has collaborated with artists both in his Santa Monica studio and internationally.
The number of prints included in each portfolio range from 6 to 36, with over 550 individual prints included in the 43 portfolios.
Find more information at Hammer.
Edition Jacob Samuel / “Outside the Box”
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