Portfolio > When the electricity is gone, and the tvs are dead, people will have to look at paintings....

Recently, in what seemed to be one of the most torrentially terrible news cycles in recent memory, HAMMER Collaborative began to produce paintings, in oil on small canvases. What would art need to be to survive the apocalypse? When the electricity is gone, and the tvs are dead, people will have to look at paintings, and what will those paintings have to be?

fragments (exit)
oil on canvas
20" x 16"
2017
Oysters
oil on canvas
16" x 20"
2017
bar tv
oil on canvas
36" x 30"
2017
The Emperor (ice cream)
oil on canvas
36" x 30"
2016
TV (when the revolution comes...II)
oil on canvas
36" x 32"
2016
TV (when the revolution comes...)
oil on canvas
32 1/4" x 28"
2016
Hole (It's only magic....)
oil on canvas
10" x 8"
2017
no exit (spin class) II
oil on canvas
20" x 16"
2017
no exit (spin class)
oil on canvas
20" x 16"
2017
strobe light (star)
oil on canvas
12" x 10"
2016
Melting
oil on linen
23" x 25" (dimensions variable, built stretcher)
2017
Hot Mess
oil on canvas
24" x 20" x 2"
2016
Untitled (Alt-Springtime)
oil on canvas
18"x 14"
2017