Eva Hesse: Transformations - The Sojourn in Germany 1964/65 and Datebooks 1964/65 (Slipcased 2 Book Set)

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Eva Hesse is best known for the ethereal sculptures she created out of latex and fiberglass, a body of work that shows affinities with the concerns of Minimalism but cannot be easily characterized under any particular art movement. The majority of publications about her too-brief oeuvre have focused almost exclusively on the sculptures she produced after 1965. This slipcased, two-volume edition offers the first pronounced consideration of the transformative time prior to that year. Volume I documents Hesse's ...
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Overview

Eva Hesse is best known for the ethereal sculptures she created out of latex and fiberglass, a body of work that shows affinities with the concerns of Minimalism but cannot be easily characterized under any particular art movement. The majority of publications about her too-brief oeuvre have focused almost exclusively on the sculptures she produced after 1965. This slipcased, two-volume edition offers the first pronounced consideration of the transformative time prior to that year. Volume I documents Hesse's production from 1962 to 1966 through reproductions of drawings, collages, sculptures, and plastic reliefs. Volume II presents, for the first time ever, her notebooks from 1964 and 1965, a watershed year in her artistic practice. This primary material is reproduced in its original English (alongside German translations).
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783883758008
  • Publisher: Konig, Walther
  • Publication date: 5/2/2004
  • Language: German
  • Edition description: Bilingual Edition: German & English
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 8.42 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 0.89 (d)

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