Eva Hesse (1936--1970) was a highly experimental artist who continually challenged the conventions of her time. For Hesse, drawing played a unique role, providing the nexus between her works in all media. Eva Hesse Drawing is the first book to explore her drawing process, following her work from drawing to painting and sculpture, and always back to drawing. The book features important, recently rediscovered working drawings,” providing an intimate look at Hesse’s everyday practice and methodology.
An accomplished draftswoman, Hesse began to develop her wandering, tentative line while studying at Yale University in the late 1950s. Her early 1960s works on paper engaged with visual vocabularies from geometry to biomorphic abstraction. In 1965, Hesse combined her tactile sensibility for materials with her stringlike line to achieve a breakthrough: her astonishing reliefs, which began to bridge the space between two and three dimensions. Balancing the disembodiment of line with its intensified materialization, Hesse went on to develop one of the most innovative oeuvres of the twentieth century, anticipating the hybridization of media and crossing borderlines linking one impossible space to another.
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Catherine de Zegher is Director of The Drawing Center, New York, and co-editor of 3 x Abstraction: New Methods of Drawing by Hilma af Klint, Emma Kunz, and Agnes Martin (Yale).
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Descripción The Drawing Center, New York, 2006. Cloth. Estado de conservación: New. 344 pp., 232 illustrations 195 in color. Still in publisher's shrinkwrap. Additional essays by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Bracha L. Ettinger, Briony Fer, Mignon Nixon, Elisabeth Sussman, Kathryn A. Tuma, and Anne M. Wagner. Published on the occasion of the exhibition from The Drawing Center, New York NY May 6-July 15, 2006 and the Menil Collection, Houston TX February 3-April 23, 2006. Biography. Nº de ref. de la librería 018840
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