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Maria Hassabi

Maria Hassabi (b. Cyprus) is a New York based artist and choreographer. Her performances and installations are presented worldwide in theaters, museums, galleries, and public spaces including K20 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf; documeta14, Kassel; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; The 55thVenice Biennale, Venice; Kunstenfestivaldesarts, Brussels; ArtSonje, Seoul; Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne; steirischer herbst, Graz; Performa, New York; The Kitchen, New York; Performance Space 122, New York; Crossing The Line Festival, New York; amongst others.

Hassabi has received a 2016 New York Dance and Performance “Bessie” Award for her work PLASTIC (2015-16) as an Outstanding Production; the 2015 Herb Alpert Award; the 2012 President’s Award for Performing Arts from Lower Manhattan Cultural Council; a 2011 Guggenheim Fellowship; and a 2009 Grants to Artists Award from Foundation for Contemporary Arts. She holds a BFA from California Institute of the Arts.