Wiebke Hahn

Art Theorist and Curator


Wiebke (1987) is an art theorist and curator based in Berlin and Bielefeld. She holds a B.A. in Art History (Universität Leipzig) and two M.A.’s in Contemporary Art Theory (Goldsmiths College, University of London) and Culture Management and Culture Tourism (Europa-Universität Viadrina, Frankfurt (Oder)). She is currently completing her Ph.D. at Freie Universität, Berlin, which explores the materiality and political aesthetic of interventionist art practices in the public sphere. Further research interests focus on artistic utopias and spaces of remembrance, immersion and transcultural dynamics in modern society. At the moment, she is a curator at Museum Marta Herford.

List of exhibitions and events

Look! Exposing Art and Fashion
2021, n.n.
Museum Marta Herford

Deceptive Images—Playing with Painting and Photography
2020, n.n.
Museum Marta Herford

Visions of Exchange. Mercedes-Benz Art Scope Award 2009–2017
2 June—4 November 2018
Daimler Contemporary Berlin

AIDD Wanders—People’s Collection
An investigation of the British Museum’s collection
by Ana Mendes, in collaboration with AIDD Collective and artistic co-advisor Ines Valle
14 Februrary 2015
British Museum, London

AIDD Wanders—London Housing Code
by Noura Al-salem, in collaboration with AIDD Collective
12 July 2014
South London

AIDD—Action, Intervention and Daily Deployment
Launch of online achive aestheticsofprotest.org
With a performance by Alexandra Baybutt, Mira Loew and Jane Frances Dunlop
Part of Telegraph Hill Festival
26 March 2014
Harts Lane Studios, London


„The Freedom to Dream“, in: Marta Herford (Hg.), „Glass and Conrete—Manifestations of the Impossible“, Verlag Kettler 2019.

“Presence and Production. The Robert Walser-Sculpture as Activating Event”, in: Kathleen Bühler, Schweizer Plastikausstellung Biel (ed.), “THOMAS HIRSCHHORN ROBERT WALSER-SCULPTURE 2019, BIEL/BIENNE”, Hatje Cantz 2020.

“Pop-Pop-Pop-Pocorn – Humor als Stilmittel im Werk von Navid Nuur”, for Marta-Blog.

“History as an Act of Re-presentation. Spaces of Remebrance in Visual Art”, in: Renate Wiehager (ed.), “Evoking Reality. Constituting Actuality in Photography and Video Art”, Daimler Contemporary Berlin, November 25th 2018—June 10th 2019, accompanying exhibition brochure.

“Guerilla gardening and urban gardening—creating spaces of urban alterity”, for AIDD Archive.

“Elham Rokni”, in: Renate Wiehager (ed.),“Private/Corporate VII. Doron Sebbag Art Collection, ORS Ltd., Tel Aviv, and Daimler Art Collection”, Stuttgart/Berlin, Hatje Cantz 2012.

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