Frank Nitsche

Biography

Frank Nitsche (b. 1964, Gerlitz, Germany) graduated from the Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Dresden in 1995. His work has been the subject of solo exhibitions at Musee d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, Strasbourg, France; Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany; Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin; Art & Public, Geneva; and Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris. Recent group exhibitions include: I am not my target audience. The Heinemann Collection, Kunsthaus Dresden, Germany; Abstract Painting Now!, Kunsthalle Krems, Austria; I am a Berliner, Tel Aviv Museum of Art; HELLO CHINA, Brandenburgerischer Kunstverein, Potsdam, Germany; Abstract Confusion – Malerei, Skulptur, Video, Kunsthalle Erfurt, Germany; and the Prague Biennale 5. In 2013, his solo exhibition General Inn inaugurated Koenig & Clinton’s move to 459 W 19th St. His work is featured in the collections of: Museum of Modern Art, New York; Tate Modern, London; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; and Museum Ludwig, Köln, Germany; among others. He is the recipient of the Vattenfall Contemporary Prize (1996) and the Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf (1998). He is represented by Koenig & Clinton, Brooklyn as well as Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin and Paris. The artist lives and works in Berlin.