Eva Hesse: Diaries

American sculptor Eva Hesse (b. 1936, Hamburg; d. 1970, New York) is best known for her pioneering work with materials such as rope, latex and fibreglass. She is regarded as one of the artists who ushered in Post-Minimalism in the late 1960s. Her diaries from 1955 to 1970 served as a tool for the artist to analyse her experience of the world and express her feelings.

Publication Details

  • Editor: Barry Rosen with the assistance of Tamara Bloomberg
  • Book design: NORM, Zurich / Johannes Breyer, Berlin
  • English
  • Flexibound
  • 204 x 136 mm
  • 904 pages
  • 978 0 300 18550 8
  • May 2016
  • £30.00 / $45.00 / 34.00€ / 40.00 CHF

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