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Anne EllegoodThe ArtPrize Speaker Series returns in 2011 with seven days of distinguished art experts, artists, designers, urban planners and more. The Speaker Series will be held at The HUB at 41 Sheldon Blvd.

ArtPrize Speaker Series
September 28, 2011

Cocktails: 6:00 p.m.
Presentation: 7:00 p.m

The Speaker Series Express keeps on rolling, and on Sept. 28 ArtPrize hosts Anne Ellegood, senior curator at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.

Before joining the Hammer, Ellegood served as curator of contemporary art at the Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in D.C. and as the associate curator at the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York.

As senior curator, Ellegood organizes large-scale exhibitions and oversees Hammer Projects, a series of installations and exhibitions by emerging artists from Los Angeles, the United States and abroad.

The Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Culture Center, or the Hammer Museum as it is more commonly known, is an art museum in the Westwood district of Los Angeles, California. It is operated by UCLA’s School of the Arts and Architecture.

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