Eva Hesse
Showings
AMC Loews New Brunswick ASun, Nov 6, 2016 12:30 PM Event Date Passed  
 
Film Info
Director:Marcie Begleiter
Genre:Documentary
Runtime:108 minutes
Release Year:2016
Production Country:USA and Germany
Original Language:English
Description
The film portrays the extraordinary brief life of artist Eva Hesse: from escaping Germany at age two on the Kindertransport, to her groundbreaking sculptures and rise in the New York art scene in the 1960s, to her death at a young age. Today she is recognized as one of the most important artists of the second half of the 20th century. Her work is held by major museums including the Whitney, MoMA, the Hirschhorn, and the Pompidou in Paris.
Speaker: Elizabeth Sussman, Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art
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