Hans Haacke

Fotonotizen, documenta 2 . 1959

Fotoreproduktionen von Hans Haacke SW-Fotos fotografiert  24.08.2010

Photos: © Hans Haacke/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2017 . + mgk siegen

The experience of working as an exhibition guard and art handler at documenta 2 in 1959 was fundamental to Hans Haacke’s understanding of the operative rules of the field of art. Overhearing curators’ conversations dissuaded him, for instance, from ever depending on the sale of his art to cover his basic expenses. Continue reading Hans Haacke