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Markus Linnenbrink Studio, 2021, Brooklyn, NY

Markus Linnenbrink Studio, 2021, Brooklyn, NY

 MARKUS LINNENBRINK (b. 1961, Dortmund, Germany) studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany and Gesamthochschule, Kassel, Germany. 

Recent solo exhibitions include “THEREARESPACESTHATBREATHE,” Museum of New Art, Portsmouth, NH; “WEREMEMBEREVERYONE,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “IWANNABEWHEREYOUARE,” Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany; “LETMETELLYOUWHATTHERIVERSGONNADO,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “WHOLEWIDEWORLDWONDERFUL,” Galería Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain; “SLEEPWALKPARADISE,” Patricia Sweetow Gallery, San Francisco, CA; “THEREAINTNOEASYWAYOUT,” Maurizio Caldiorola Gallery, Monza, Italy; “hereistandknockingatyourdoor,” Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany; “SUNANDWATER,” Patricia Sweetow Gallery, Oakland, CA; “HOWCANISLEEPWITHROCKSINMYBED,” Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY; “Concourse Lobby, “75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY; “BIENVIENUDAAMYDISCO,” SLS Brickell Hotel and Residences, Miami, FL; “THEGRASSISALWAYSGREENER,” Galería Max Estrella, Madrid, Spain; “THEFIRSTISCRAZYANDTHESECONDISNUTS,” Wasserman Projects, Detroit, MI; “WHENTHEPASTWASPRESENTSOWILLBENOW,” Taubert Contemporary, Berlin, Germany; “8 Wallpaintings for Morrison Forester,” New York, NY; “THERIDENEVERENDS,” Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Philadelphia, PA; “EVERYBODYWILLBEDANCINGIFWE’REDOINGITRIGHT,” Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY; “day after day it reappears,“ Patricia Sweetow Gallery, San Francisco, CA; “so here is what you gonna do,” ft-contemporary, Berlin, Germany, and “THEREWERESONGSBEFORETHEREWASRADIO,” Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY. 

Recent group exhibitions include “Farbanstöße. Farbe in der neuren Kunst,” Kunstsammlung der Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, Germany; “Water Reverie,” Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey; “The Responsive Eye Revisited: Then, Now, and In-Between,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “They are Uttered and Left Unfinished All the Loves in the World II,” Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey; “Notebook” (curated by Joanne Greenbaum), 56 Henry, New York, NY; “Mankind in Minor” (curated by Marcus Bjernerup), Inter Port, Berlin, Germany; “paperfile#14,” Galerie oqdo, Berlin, Germany; “Abstraction & Architecture,“ (Days of Architecture), Strasbourg, France; “Belief in Giants,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “abstract remix,” New Art Projects, London, United Kingdom; “Deck Voyage” (curated by Necmi Sönmez), Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey; “Revisiones,” Galeria Impakto, Lima, Peru; “Opening Day,” ODETTA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; “The Skull Show” (curated by Carrie Lederer), Bedford Gallery, Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA; “Off The Wall!” (curated by Harriet Zilch), Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany, and “Selections of the Cleve Carney Collection” (curated by Barbara Wiesen), McAninch Arts Center, Glen Ellyn, IL. 

His work is included in the collections of City of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany; Clemens Sels Museum, Neuss, Germany; Davis Museum at Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA; El Espacio 23, Miami, FL; Hammer Museum,University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel; Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen, Germany; Leinemann Foundation, Berlin, Germany; Margain-Junco Collection, Monterrey, Mexico; Ministry of Culture, The Hague, The Netherlands; Museum Ostwall, Dortmund, Germany; Neue Galerie, Kassel, Germany; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Museum, Philedelphia, PA; Rockefeller Group, New York, NY; Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt am Main, Germany; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; San José Museum of Art, San José, CA; Schwarts Art Collection, Harvard Business School, Cambridge, MA, and the UBS Art Collection, New York, NY 

Linnenbrink lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.