Markus Linnenbrink was born in Germany in 1961. He attended Gesamthochschule in Kassel as well as the Academy of Fine Arts in Berlin.
Recent exhibitions include "Off The Walls!" Kunsthalle Nuernberg, Germany; "PIMPMYRIDE", a permanent wall paintning for the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; "day after day it appears" Patricia Sweetow Gallery, San Francisco, CA; "so here's what you gonna do," Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
His work is included in the permanent collections of The Hague Ministry of Culture, the Hague, Netherlands; Harvard Business School, Cambridge, MA; Harvard College, Cambridge, MA; the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; Museum Neue Galerie, Kassel, Germany; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; the San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; UCLA’s Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA; the Herzliya Museum of Art in Israel and the West Collection, Oaks, PA, among others.