Eva Hesse: Oberlin Drawings

Oberlin Drawings’ reproduces for the first time Eva Hesse’s drawings held in the home of her archive at the Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Ohio. Edited by Barry Rosen and designed by An Art Service, the book accompanies a 2019 – 2020 exhibition that travels to Museum Wiesbaden, mumok, Vienna, Hauser & Wirth New York, and the Allen Memorial Art Museum. Extensively illustrated, the publication features essays by Briony Fer, Gioia Timpanelli, Manuela Ammer (mumok), Jörg Daur (Museum Wiesbaden), and Andrea Gyorody (Allen Memorial Art Museum).

Publication Details

  • Book design: Brendan Dugan
  • English
  • Hardcover
  • 241 x 279 mm
  • 428 pages
  • 9783906915395
  • £50 / $60 / €55

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