Flora & Fauna 2001-2008

Flora & Fauna 2001-2008
C-Print, 35 x 27,5 cm

 1936
Born in Cologne, Germany  

 1956 - 60
Staatliche Werkakademie (State Art Academy), Kassel, 1. Staatsexamen (equivalent of M.F.A.) 

 1960 - 61
Stanley William Hayter's Atelier 17, Paris  

 1961
Tyler School of Fine Arts, Temple University, Philadelphia 

 1961
Fulbright Fellowship  

 1963 - 65
Returned to Cologne. Taught at Pädagogische Hochschule, Kettwig, and other institutions  

 1966 - 67
Taught at University of Washington, Seattle; Douglas College, Rutgers University, New Jersey; Philadelphia College of Art  

 1978
Award: National Endowment for the Arts  

 1993
Award: Golden Lion (shared with Nam June Paik), Venice Biennale 

 1994
Guest Professorship, Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg 

 1997
Regents Lecturer, University of California, Berkeley  

 1998
Prize of Helmut-Kraft-Stiftung, Stuttgart  

 1967 - 02
Taught at Cooper Union, New York (Professor of Art Emeritus)  

 2004

Award: Peter-Weiss-Preis, Bochum

Lives in New York (since 1965)

 

Exhibitions (selection)

 

 

 2012
Castles in the air, Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain (solo)
This Will Have Been: Art, Love, & Politics in the 1980s, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago Illinois, USA 

 2011
After the Gold Rush. Contemporary Photographs from the Collection, Metropolitan Museum, New York, USA
Hans Haacke 1968, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge/Mass, USA (solo)
Paradigm Shift Serralves Collection 60's 70's, MUSAC, León, Spain
Beziehungsarbeit - Kunst und Institution, Künstlerhaus Wien, Austria
Freedom of Speech, Kunstverein Hamburg; Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Germany 

 2010
The Last Newspaper, New Museum, New York, USA
Taking Place, Stedelijik Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Hans Haacke: Show and tell, Fondatione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy (solo) 

 2009
1968. Die große Unschuld, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany
MOCA's First Thirty Years, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA
Kunst und Kalter Krieg - Deutsche Positionen 1945-2098, Deutsches Historisches Museum Berlin; Germanisches National Museum, Nürnberg
Time as Matter. MACBA Collection. New Acquisitions, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain 

 2008
The Return of Religion and Other Myths, Central Museum Utrecht; BAK, Utrecht, Netherlands
The Art of Participation: 1950 to Now, San Francisco Auseum of Modern Art, USA
What Was Then ... This Is Now, P.S.1 MoMa, New York, USA
Gwangju Biennial, Gwangju, South Korea
Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY  

 2007
New York States of Mind, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, NY
Mask, James Cohan Gallery in collaboration with Joseph G. Gerena Fine Art, New York, NY  

 2006
The Message Is the Medium, curated by Marshall Reese, Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York, NY
Hans Haacke wirklich, curated by Matthias Flügge, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Hans Haacke - wirklich Werke 1959-2006, curated by Robert Fleck, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Here + Now, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
Fourteen Artists/Fourteen Years: Mahaffey Fine Art, curated by Annette Dixon, PortlandArt Museum, Portland, OR
Zero: International Avant-garde of the 50s and 60s, Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Germany  

 2005
Open Systems: Rethinking Art c.1970, Tate Modern, London, England
Monuments for the USA, California College of Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Kritische Gesellschaften: Kunst, Kritik und die Versprechen des Kapitalismus, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe
Bewegliche Teile-Formen des Kintetischen, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
Occupying Space-Sammlung Generali Foundation, Haus der KUnst, Munich, Germany
Kontexte der Fotografie, Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen
behind the facts. Interfunktionen 1968-1975, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
MIRRORICAL RETURNS: Marcel Duchamp and the 20th Century Art, Yokohama Museum of Art, Kanagawa, Japan 

 2004
A Minimal Future? Art as Object 1958-1968, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles
Behind the Facts, Interfunktionen 1988-1975, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona. Traveled to Museu Serralves, Porto
Art and Utopia, Action Restricted, Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona
Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form 1940s-1970s, Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles
Traveled to Miami Art Museum, Miami
Moscow-Berlin, Historical Museum, Moscow
70/90 Engagierte Kunst, Neues Museum, Nürnberg
Bewegliche Teile, Formen des Kinetischen, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
Mirrorical Return, National Museum of Art, Osaka 

 2003

Air, James Cohan Gallery, New York
The Last PictureShow: Artists Using Photography 1960-1982, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
Traveled to UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
Berlin-Moskau, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin