“… Many identities passed over her back like fog over the night sky.”

Walter Benjamin (1892 – 1940), On Hashish,
The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2006.

Maureen Paley is pleased to present the fifth solo exhibition of new work by Hannah Starkey.

Recent exhibitions include, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, 2006/07 (solo); The Youth of Today, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, 2006 (group); Whisper Not! A Different Dimension of Seeing, Huis Marseille, Amsterdam, 2006 (group); Hannah Starkey, Berlin Photography Festival, Berlin, 2005 (solo); Sodium Dreams, Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College, New York, 2003 (group); Telling Tales: Narrative Impulses in Recent Art, Tate Liverpool, 2001 (group); Hannah Starkey, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin (solo) and Progetto, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, 2000 (solo).

Forthcoming publication: Hannah Starkey Monograph 1997 – 2007, Steidl, May 2007.