"Imaginary State", metal stud framing, sheetrock, dimensions variable, Installation view at Galerie Nordenhake Berlin 2017

Franka Hörnschemeyer

Franka Hörnschemeyer was born in Osnabrück in 1958 and lives and works in Berlin. She is currently a professor of Sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts Düsseldorf. Recent solo exhibitions include Room in Room 03, Grüntuch Ernst Lab, Jüdische Mädchenschule, Berlin (2016), Lifting, ADN Pförtnerhaus, Fahrbereitschaft, Berlin (2013), Discrete Case II, Albertinum Dresden (2011), Franks International, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen (2011) and Henry Moore Institute, Leeds (2007), Peenemünde, Jewish Museum, Athens (2008), Kunstpreis der Stadt Nordhorn (2006), TSE 11022, Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin (2002), and PSE 900, Lehmbrucksaal, Kunsthalle Hamburg (2000). Notable public commissions include Trichter, Dresden, (2011), Koordinaten, Kunstwegen Station, Neugnadenfeld (2011), BFD—bündig fluchtend dicht, Paul-Löbe-Haus, Deutscher Bundestag, Berlin (2001), Kiosk und Doppelgänger, Landesversicherungsanstalt, Münster (1998). She has participated in numerous group exhibitions in institutions such as Kunstsaele, Berlin (2016), Kunstverein Hannover (2015), Museum Marta, Herford (2011), Hamburger Kunsthalle (2009), Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin (2010), National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul (2002), National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto (2001), Kunsthalle Düsseldorf (2000), Kunsthalle Baden-Baden (1999), Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen (1998). In february 2017, her most recent exhibiton at Galerie Nordenhake took place in Berlin.

Installation view "Imaginary State", metal stud framing, sheetrock, dimensions variable, Galerie Nordenhake Berlin 2017

SE 4992, 1999, formwork (steel and shuttering plywood), 157 x 75 x 7.5 cm

installation view "IMAGINARY STATE", Galerie Nordenhake Berlin 2017

Screening 513, 2013, aluminium composite panels, dimensions variable

Screening 513, 2013, detail

Installation view "ROOM IN ROOM 03: Franka Hörnschemeyer", Grüntuch Ernst Lab, Former Jewish Girl's School, 2016 Berlin

Installation view "ROOM IN ROOM 03: Franka Hörnschemeyer", Grüntuch Ernst Lab, Former Jewish Girl's School, 2016 Berlin

BFD - bündig fluchtend dicht, 2001, site/specific installation, Paul-Löbe-Haus, Deutscher Bundestag, Berlin, photo: Stephan Erfurt

BFD - bündig fluchtend dicht, 2001, detail

Accidental Memory, 2009, sheetrock, 200 x 300 x 33 cm

Accidental Memory, 2009, sheetrock, 200 x 300 x 33 cm, installation view

Volume of Sphere II, 2010, 20 heraklith slabs, nails, metal bar, dimensions variable

Installation view (from left to right) Discrete Case, 2010, 2 aluminum funnels, 87 x 87 x 39 cm, In the Presence of Noise,(partial image) 2010, Used wall paper, Dimensions variable, Unequal Spacing, 2010, Blueprints, architectural plans, master prints, archival material, cardboard, Dimensions variable, Galerie Nordenhake Berlin 2010

Vario 9951, 1995, wall element, sheetrock, 73 x 45 x 8 cm

Vario 11932, 1993, wall element, sheetrock
85 x 44 cm

GKFI 2983, 1998, Plasterboard, Wood, Blueprint, 55 x 37 x 8.5 cm

Installation view "Dia", 1989/1990/2005/2006, sheetrock, approx. 225 x 716 x 306 cm, Galerie Nordenhake Berlin 2006