FLORIAN BIRK

lives and works in Dresden & Berlin

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From the series: I don‘t trust you so you shouldn‘t trust me, 2014, Irish Museum of Modern Art, photography 45x30 cm
From the series: I don‘t trust you so you shouldn‘t trust me, 2014, Irish Museum of Modern Art, photography 45×30 cm

CV

1988 born in Kassel
2010-2013 Philosophy & Art History at University of Kassel
2011-2013 Fine Arts at School of Art & Design Kassel with Johannes Spehr and Christian Philipp Müller
2014 National Collage of Art & Design Dublin with Robert Armstrong & Diana Copperwhite
2015 HfbK Dresden with Christian Sery

Scholarships:

2014 DAAD National Collage of Arts & Design Dublin
2014 International Summeracademy for Fine Arts Salzburg with Ellen Harvey
2015 Na Hranici – Deutsch/Tschechischer Zukunftsfonds


Only Shallow, 2013, oil on canvas, 220x 200 cm
Only Shallow, 2013, oil on canvas, 220x 200 cm

EXHIBITIONS/PROJECTS

2011 Chacun À Son Goût, Kunstverein Familie Lola Montez, Frankfurt am Main | 2012 Egalbar meets Kassel, Galerie Loyal Arts Club, Kassel | Yes, This Year it ́s Documenta, Kreuzberg Pavillion, Berlin | Memory Cash Projekt, Venus & Apoll / Sammlung Julia Stoschek, Düsseldorf | 2013 Irgendwie ist mir das peinlich, Tokonoma Apartment, Kassel | Seht es Euch selbst an, wenn Ihr mir nicht glauben wollt, Stellwerk, Kassel (solo) | 2014 Team Holiday,The Box, Dublin | Silence won‘t protect you, Kreuzberg Pavillion, Berlin | 3, Hendrons Collider, Dublin | Open  Door, Festung Hohensalzburg , Salzburg | Ja, ich will 2, Akademie Galerie, Nürnberg |
2015 bis gleich ,bis gleich, Kunstverein L40, Berlin | Na Hranici/Grenznah, Freilichtmuseum, Finsterau | Strategies against visual conformity ,Karambolage, Dresden (solo) | The Lyrebird , Vasistas Project Space, Dresden (solo)


Scandalous deed, 2014, oil on canvas, 120 x 140 cm
Scandalous deed, 2014,
oil on canvas, 120 x 140 cm