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This sculpture was hanging in the artist’s studio at the time of her death; it can be hung in numerous ways.
Women’s labor and the passage of time are evoked in this sculpture constructed of organic materials.
Her friends were into high conceptualism, but Hesse’s own approach is more playful, bodily, and feminist.
Oldenburg’s wonderfully floppy, sloppy cake is filthy, humorous, and not at all edible.
This sculpture, installed on the Yale campus during Vietnam War protests, was never meant to be permanent.