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Hans Haacke

Born in Cologne, Germany in 1936, artist Hans Haacke has been living in New York since 1965. He has exhibited widely, including in four editions of documenta; biennials in Venice, São Paulo, Sydney, Tokyo, Johannesburg, Gwangju, and Sharjah; and the Whitney Biennial. From 1967 to 2002 taught at the Cooper Union, New York. He is a member of the Gulf Labor Coalition’s core committee.