Remembering Eva Hesse

  The life of artist Eva Hesse was brief and tumultuous. Born in Hamburg in 1936, her family fled Nazi Germany when she was only two years old. They resettled in New York where she was raised in the German Jewish community of Washington Heights, Manhattan. Her parents separated and she lost her mother to […]

Renaissance Men Unite: Roberto Burle Marx and Arto Lindsay

On view May 6 – September 18, 2016 at the Jewish Museum, Roberto Burle Marx: Brazilian Modernist is the first exhibition in the United States to showcase the full range of artist output by the prominent landscape architect. Although Burle Marx is best known for his iconic seaside pavements on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana Beach, […]