“Jane Hammond: Paper Work” Travels to Final Venue at the Detroit Institute of Arts


Detail from All Souls (Masindi),  2006

October 1 – January 9, 2009
Jane Hammond: Paper Work contained all manner of works on paper from 1989 through 2006 and recently travelled with exhibitions at the Tucson Museum of Art; the Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI (formerly the Elvehjem Museum); the Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR; the Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY; the Achenbach Foundation at the DeYoung Museum, San Francisco, CA and the Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI. The show was accompanied by a fully illustrated catalogue published by Penn State Press and the Mt. Holyoke College Museum, containing essays by Faye Hirsch and Nancy Princenthal and an interview with the artist by Douglas Dreishspoon. The exhibition was organized and first presented by the Mt. Holyoke College Museum of Art (2006). To read more about this exhibition visit the Detroit Institute of Arts , the de Young Museum   and the Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum .  Click here to hear NPR affiliate reporter Tina Antolini’s interview of Jane at NPR Hammond Interview