Play and Interplay: Eva Hesse's Materials and Techniques

Tuesday, May 07, 2002, 12:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Eva Hesse is perhaps best known for her later sculptural work in rubber and resin. However, her two-dimensional works on paper were an equally important part of her body of work. Recent investigation and technical study of the artist's working methods and materials reveal a fluid language in her later works of diverse media.


Jill Sterrett, SFMOMA Head of Conservation and Paper Conservator
Michelle Barger, SFMOMA Associate Conservator of Objects