"contingent" by Eva Hesse. She is definitely one of my newfound favourite artists. Hesse was a process artist that explored interactions between time, people and material changes because of environmental impacts. Her work was a feminist response to the masculine minimalism movement: a more human way to create a phenomenological experience.
Eva Hesse in her studio; Her art is often viewed in light of all the painful struggles of her life including escaping the Nazis, her parents' divorce, the suicide of her mother when she was ten, her failed marriage and the death of her father. Danto describes her as "cop[ing] with emotional chaos by reinventing sculpture through aesthetic insubordination, playing with worthless material amid the industrial ruins of a defeated nation that, only two decades earlier, would have killed her.
*** Eva Hesse, Untitled. Here with Hesse i find a huge admiration, a sensitively and an overwhelming desire to better herself. She is such a rewardable role model to discover. i ow a lot to her practise as its offered me free counselling teaching me that my passion is far more rewarding than apprehensions.
Eva Hesse. (11 de enero de 1936 - 29 de mayo de 1970), fue una escultora estadounidense nacida en Alemania, conocida por su trabajo pionero en materiales como el látex, la fibra de vidrio y el plástico.
Eva Hesse Series of sandfilled stockings. (January 11, 1936 – May 29, 1970), was a Jewish German-born American sculptor, known for her pioneering work in materials such as latex, fiberglass, and plastics. Her art is often viewed in light of all the painful struggles of her life including escaping the Nazis, her parents' divorce, the suicide of her mother when she was ten, her failed marriage and the death of her father.
springgreens: Eva Hesse “Don’t worry about cool, make your own uncool. Make your own, your own world. If you fear, make it work for you – draw & paint your fear and anxiety…” A letter from Sol LeWitt to Eva Hesse