Discussion Questions: Eva Hesse’s Untitled or Not Yet

Artwork image, Eva Hesse's Untitled or Not Yet, 1966
Eva Hesse, Untitled or Not Yet, 1966; collection SFMOMA, purchase through a gift of Phyllis C. Wattis; © The Estate of Eva Hesse
  1. What is your first response to this work of art?
  2. This work was crafted from everyday materials, including plastic bags and netting. How does the use of these materials contribute to your reaction to the piece?
  3. What problems might the artist have faced in the process of making the work?
  4. Do you like this work of art more or less than you did when you first looked at it? Do you think it matters whether or not you like it?

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