Interview: Erin Christovale, assistant curator at the Hammer museum, for Gallery Gurls

Erin Christovale is the assistant curator of the Hammer Museum, whose Made in L.A. biennials generate art world buzz that extends well beyond the bounds of the Golden State. She’s the cofounder of Black Radical Imagination, which champions short films that challenge typical representations of black characters in entertainment. And, if lists are your thing, she’s been named one of the 10 most influential young curators to watch. Free time is not something Erin has a lot of, but she paused to shed some light for us on her vision as a curator and why L.A. is such a dynamic place for art right now. (Read the interview here.)