Markus Linnenbrink (b. in Dortmund, Germany in 1961) attended Gesamthochschule in Kassel and later the Academy of Fine Arts in Berlin.
Recent solo exhibitions include “THEGRASSISALWAYSGREENER,” MaxEstrella Gallery, Madrid, Spain; “THERIDENEVERENDS,” Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Philadelphia, PA; “day after day it appears,” Patricia Sweetow Gallery, San Francisco, CA; “so here is what your gonna do,” Fiedler Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany; “come a little closer,” Kong Tomlinson Contemporary, New York, NY; and “ALLTHETHINGSTHATAREOUTSIDEOFME,” The Columns, Seoul, Korea.
Recent group exhibitions include “Off The Walls,” Kunsthalle Nuernberg, Germany; “Selections of the Cleve Carney Collection,” Cleve Carney Art Gallery, College of Dupal, Glenn Ellyn, Ilinois. “3+4 B/W,” Fiedler Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany; “Local Color,” San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; “ROY G BIV,” Waterhouse and Dodd Gallery, New York, NY; “out of the office,” Kunstmuseum Bochum, Germany; “im raum nichts als farbe sehen,” Galerie Oqbo, Berlin, Germany; and the 2010 Beijing Biennial, among others.
His work is included in the permanent collections of The Hague Ministry of Culture, the Netherlands; Harvard Business School, Cambridge, MA; the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; Museum Neue Galerie, Kassel, Germany; 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 and the West Collection, Philadelphia, PA, among others.
Linnenbrink lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.