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Oral history interview with Hans Haacke, 2009 Aug. 20-21

Oral history interview with Hans Haacke, 2009 Aug. 20-21

Haacke, Hans, 1936-

Sculptor, Educator, Conceptual artist

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 8 sound files (5 hr., 13 min.): digital, wav file

Transcript: 101 p.

Summary: An interview of Hans Haacke conducted 2009 Aug. 20 and 21, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Haacke's home, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Hans Haacke (1936- ) is a conceptual artist and educator in New York, N.Y. He taught at Cooper Union in New York, N.Y. Interviewer Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former Executive director of iCI in New York, N.Y.

Provenance

This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.

Funding

Funding for this interview was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

Authorization to reproduce or publish requires written permission from Hans Haacke, 463 West St., #1012 New York, N.Y. 10014-2010

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Hans Haacke, 2009 Aug. 20-21. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.