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 “WHENTHEPASTWASPRESENTSOWILLBENOW,” Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany; “THEFIRSTISCRAZYANDTHESECONDISNUTS,” Wasserman Projects, Detroit, MI;
“THEGRASSISALWAYSGREENER,” Max Estrella 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’s what you gonna do,” Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany; “come a little closer,” Kong Tomlinson Contemporary, New York, NY; and “ALLTHETHINGSTHATAREOUTSIDEOFME,” The Columns, Seoul, Korea.
Recent group exhibitions include “Revisiones,” Galeria Impakto, Lima, Peru; “Off The Wall!,” Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany; “Selections of the Cleve Carney Collection,” Cleve Carney Art Gallery, College of Dupage, Glen Ellyn, IL; “3+4 B/W,” Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany; “Local Color,” San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; “ROY G BIV,” Waterhouse & 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; Hood Museum, Dartmouth College, NH; Museum Neue Galerie, Kassel, Germany; NBC Rockefeller Center, New York, NY; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Philadelphia, PA; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; San Jose Museum of Art, CA; and UCLA Hammer Museum, University of California Los Angeles, CA.
Linnenbrink lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.