Erin Christovale

  • MF DOOM’s performance mask.


    Erin Christovale is associate curator at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. She curated the group exhibition “No Humans Involved” (on view at the Hammer until January 9) and, with Meg Onli, cocurated “Ulysses Jenkins: Without Your Interpretation,” which opened at the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania in September and travels to the Hammer in February.


    After his death was announced on the last day of 2020, the first day of this year was spent mourning the loss of the otherworldly emcee MF DOOM. Touted as the rap game’s metal-faced supervillain, Doom channeled