Wolfgang Hahn Prize

(prize, 1994-present)

In 1994 the Gesellschaft für Moderne Kunst set up the Wolfgang-Hahn-Award. Its aim is to recognize major talent and achievement in the contemporary art scene and to bring that work into the public domain of the Museum Ludwig, Cologne.

The Award of 100.000 Euros is named in honour of Wolfgang Hahn, a major figure in the contemporary art scene in Germany with an unstoppable passion for art.
1994: James Lee Byars
1995: Lawrence Weiner
1996: Günther Förg
1997: Cindy Sherman
1998: Franz West
1999: Pipilotti Rist
2000: Hubert Kiecol
2001: Raymond Pettibon
2002: Isa Genzken
2003: Niele Toroni
2004: Rosemarie Trockel
2005: Richard Artschwager
2006: Mike Kelley
2008: Peter Doig
2009: Christopher Wool
2010: Peter Fischli and David Weiss
2011: John Miller

Artists Wolfgang Hahn Prize:
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