* 1990 in Friesoythe, Germany
Lives and works in Hamburg, Germany
In Gerrit Frohne-Brinkmann’s work, the play with illusion and disillusion, their coinciding paradoxes, as well as the intersections between romanticization and enlightenment are what generate tension. With playful ease he blurs the boundaries between art and popular entertainment. – Merle Radtke
Frohne-Brinkmann received the Art Cologne Award for New Positions in 2016, while his work has been shown at Kunstverein Hamburg, Biennial Regard Benin, Sfeir-Semler Gallery Hamburg, Galerie Noah Klink Berlin and Kunstpalais Erlangen among others.