b. 1961 in Dortmund, Germany. Based in Brooklyn, New York.
Markus Linnenbrink studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Berlin. He uses colorful assortments of resins in his paintings, sculptures and immersive installations. He is represented in many private and public collections, including the SF MOMA, the Hammer museum and the Lobby of the Rockefeller Center.
Selected recent exhibitions
THEREAINTNOEASYWAYOUT, Maurizio Caldirola Gallery, Monza, Italy, 2017
SUNANDWATER, Patricia Sweetow Gallery, Oakland, CA, 2017
HOWCANISLEEPWITHROCKSINMYBED, Ameringer McEnery Yohe Gallery, New York, NY, 2016
THEFIRSTONEISCRAZYANDTHESECONDONEISNUTS, Wasserman Projects, Detroit, MI, 2015
WHENTHEPASTWASPRESENTSOWILLBENOW, taubert contemporary, Berlin, Germany, 2015
THEGRASSISALWAYSGREENER, Galleria Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain, 2015
Main Illustration : Markus Linnenbrink, THEREAINTNOEASYWAYOUT, 2017 / wall painting at Maurizio Caldirola Arte Contemporanea, Monza, Italy. Courtesy Markus Linnenbrink.