born in Munich, Germany, in 1941
died in Hamburg, Germany, in 2009
Hanne Darboven´s works have been presented in numerous exhibitions in Germany and abroad including major presentations at the Deichtorhallen, Hamburg and the Dia Center for the Arts, New York. Works by Darboven were already included in the documenta 5, 6 ,7 and Documenta 11 where her oeuvre was shown at the Fridericianum in Kassel, as a centerpiece of the exhibition with more than 4,000 drawings. In 1982 she represented Germany at the 40th Venice Biennale.