Pablo's Birthdays

Pablos Birthday

Thorsten Brinkmann

Thorsten Brinkmann

1971 Born in Herne, Germany

1994–97 Visual Communications Studies, Kunsthochschule Kassel, Prof. Floris Neusüss, Germany

1997–2002 Fine Arts, Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg, Prof. Bernhard Johannes Blume, Germany

2002 Diploma in Fine Arts, Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg, Germany

2002–04 Advanced Studies in Fine Arts, Hochschule für bildende Künste, at Prof. Franz Erhard Walther, Germany

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

PARADIECLIPSE, Galerie Mathias Güntner, Hamburg

2016

La Vie en RoseRock, Gemeente Museum, Helmond, The Netherlands

The Great Cape Rinderhorn, Rice Gallery, Houston, USA

The Great Cape Rinderhorn, BePart, Plattform for contemporary art, Waregem, Belgium

Hopstreet Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

2015

SUPRA NOVALI, Pablo´s Birthday, New York, USA

Silence out loud, Museum Kranenburgh, Bergen

2014

Hop Gallery, Brussel Belgium


Palais für aktuell Kunst, Glückstadt, Germany

Artist in Residence, In Flanders Fields Museum, Ieper, Belgium


La Vie en RoseRock, JaLiMa Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany

2013

Kaffee dü Welt, Kunsthalle Bremerhaven, Bremerhaven, Germany

Rialto 1812, House Opening, Pittsburgh, USA

Pablo´s Birthday Gallery, New York, USA

Mathias Güntner Gallery, Hamburg, Germany

2012

Museo Nacional de San Carlos, Mexico City, Mexico

Gallery Feldbuschwiesner, Berlin, Germany

2011

Extradosis, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany

Finger, Dogs & Dellen, Kunstpreis Finkenwerder, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany

Sammel Sammel Kohleeimer Helmersatz, Kunstverein Augsburg, Germany

ERNIE & SE KING, Griffelkunst Hamburg, 5.Triennale der Photographie, Hamburg

2010

Studiomove, Kolbe Museum , Berlin, Germany

Milkymaid im Upperfloor , Artfinder Gallery, Hamburg, Germany

Gallery Elisa Platteau, Brüssel, Belgium

2009

Studioblüten, Kunstagenten Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2008

Entree, Nicolas Krupp Gallery, Basel

GEM Museum voor Actuelle Kunst, The Hague, Netherlands

2007

Palais d’Edelwall, Mother’s Tankstation, Dublin, Ireland

Tisch zi bäng, Gallery Kunstagenten, Berlin, Germany

Casa Rotti, Gallery Artfinder, Hamburg, Germany

Gut Ding will es so, Autostadt Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg

2006

Alles hat kein Ende, Gallery Kunstagenten, Berlin, Germany

Salon, Gallery White Trash Contemporary, Hamburg, Germany

2005

True Romans, Gallery Artfinder, Hamburg, Germany

Zwischenstand, Künstlerhaus Frise, Hamburg, Germany

2003

Suchen sammeln anwenden, Gallery KX, Hamburg, Germany

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016

ICH, SCHIRN, Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Germany

Besser Scheitern, Internationale Tage, Ingelheim (Museum bei der Kaiserpfalz), Germany

Magie der Dinge, Von der Tücke des Objekts, Kunsthalle Hamburg, Hamburg / Germany

„Spieglein, Spieglein… Selbstinszenierungen in Norddeutschland von 1891 bis heute, Kunsthaus Stade, Germany

Bittersüße Zeiten - Barock und Gegenwart, Edwin Scharff Museum, Neu Ulm, Germany

Zodiaco, Hopstreet Gallery, Brussels / Belgium

2015

Silence out loud -, Museum Kranenburgh, Bergen, Netherlands

Jahresgaben 2015 - Hamburger Kunstverein, Germany

Jahresgaben 2015 - Kunstverein Bremerhaven, Bremerhaven, Germany

Wild - Animals in Contemporary Photography, Plaza Gallery, Tokyo

Month of Photography in Minsk 2015, Minsk, Belarus

Interieur - Fremdes im Vertrauten, Schloss Agathenburg, Germany

Gute Kunst? Wollen! Offen auf AEG, Nürnberg, Germany

De Burgermeester van Veurne, Veurne, Belgium

Room with a view, Feldbuschwiesner Gallery, Berlin / Germany

Beyond Borders, Beaufort 2015, Belgium Coast / Belgium

Bittersüße Zeiten, Kunsthalle Jesuitenkirche, Aschaffenburg

Hiwar, The Mediterranean Biennale, Arab Museum of Contemporary, Sakhnin, Israel

SELBSTJUSTIZ DURCH FEHLEINKÄUFE – New acquisitions of the FALCKENBERG Collection 2011-2014, Falckenberg Collection Hamburg Harburg / Germany

Vom Grossen und Ganzen - Sammlung N, Gerisch Stiftung, Neumünster, Germany

Black Bandits, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin / Germany

Mao Se Dun Kai (Suddenly Enlightened) - Sino - Germany Conceptual Art Comparative Study Exhibition, Museum of Modern Art , Wuhan / China

Cover, SELEKTA STUDIO 1, Hamburg / Germany

Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast / Ireland

Blaue Hefte - Rosa Welt, Kunstverein am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz e.V., Berlin / Germany

Faceless, Brussels / Belgium

Against Nature - Photo 50, London Art Fair 2015, London / England

2014

Casino Weltgetriebe Dorf, Hafencity, Stockmeyerstrasse 41 Halle 4, Hamburg / Germany

Mediations Biennale, Poznan National Museum and Raczynski Library, Poznan, Poland

Wild - Tiere in der zeitgenössischen Fotografie, Berlin / Germany

Bittersüße Zeiten, Kunsthaus Stade

Art Brussels (Solo presentation), Hopstreet Gallery, Brussels / Belgium

Photo Stories, Gemeentemuseum Den Hague / Netherlands

Subreale Welten, Port Gallery, Osaka / Japan

Statement 1- New Photography From Germany, Goethe Gallery, Hong Kong / China

Capita Selecta, Broelmuseum, Kortrijk / Belgium

ückliche Krieger Part IV, Mathias Güntner Gallery, Hamburg / Germany

Teutloff Collection meets Sandra Vásquez de la Horra, Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne / Germany

Faceless Mediamatic, Amsterdam / The Netherlands

War Het Allemaal Begon, Museum Villa Mondrian, The Netherlands


Pablo´s Birthday Gallery, Pablo´s Birthday Gallery, New York City / USA


KIK One, Kino International, Berlin / Germany

Gallery CAR, Bologna / Italy

2013

Re-Orientation, Mediterranean Biennale, Sakhnin / Israel


Mythos Wagner, Klinger Forum, Leipzig / Germany


Present Tense Future Perfect, Feldbuschwiesner Gallery, Berlin / Germany

Faceless, Freiraum Quartier 21, Museumsquartier, Vienna / Austria

Mon Ile de Montmajour, Abbaye de Montmajour, Arles / France

1.pers.sing. - Künstlerkörper zwischen Selbstportrait und Performance, b-05, Montabour / Germany

Waar het allemal begon..., Villa Mondrian, Winterswijk / The Netherland
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Kunst uit Prive-Bezit, City Museum Schippershof Menen / Belgium


Salon Sandy, Pablo´s Birthday Gallery, New York City / USA

2012

"Factory Direct", The Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, USA

"Alice in the Wonderland of Art", Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany

"To Begin Is To Be Half Done", Busanstation, Busan, Southkorea

" Wild - Animals in Contemporary Photography ", Old Omaha Association / The

Moving Gallery, Omaha, USA

"Facade", Public Art Project, Middelburg, Netherland

"Ironic", Städtische Galerie Bietigheim Bissingen, Germany

"Alice im Wunderland", Fotomuseum Helsinki at ESPACIO DE CREACIÓN

CONTEMPORANEA (ECCO), Cádiz, Spain

"CONVOY BERLIN", Museum Haza Csikasz, Budapest, Hungary

"CONVOY BERLIN", Biksady Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

"Stillstehende Sachen", from the collection SøR Rusche, Museum Abtei Liesborn,

Germany

"(dis)Placements", Hamburg Art Week, Germany

"Gästeliste", Gallery Lehr Contemporary Art, Germany "Common Ground", Gloria Berlin, Berlin, Germany

2011

"SCHNITTE IM RAUM.Skulpturale Collagen", Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen

"Alice im Wunderland", Fotomuseum Helsinki at the Cultural centre Locomo, Turku,

Finnland

"Nullportrait", Galerie Zink, Berlin

" Panoramic", Feldbuschwiesner Galerie, Berlin

"Starving artist super star", Archive Books, Berlin

"Ironic", Kunstpalais Erlangen, Deutschland

"Out of Mind", Museum Wlokiennictwa, Lodz, Polen

"Shadows of the Bright", Berlin Art Project/Showroom, Berlin

"Jahresgaben 2011", Kunsthalle zu Kiel

"Glückliche Krieger", Artfinder Gallery, Hamburg

"Redefine Readymade", Kunstverein Schwerin

"Veldener Kunstpreis", Kunstverein Leimen

"The ear of Giacometti", Gallery Levy, Hamburg, Germany

".tmp", Phonix -BB , Berlin

2010

"Changing times - New worlds", Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Netherlands

"Jahresgaben 2010", Kunstverein Hamburg

"Das Fundament in der Kunst", Hans Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck

"Remote Viewing: New Video Art from Europe, the Best of Loop", Museum of Arts Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain

"Remote Viewing: New Video Art from Europe, the Best of Loop", Pazific Design Center,

Los Angeles

"Remote Viewing: New Video Art from Europe, the Best of Loop", Museum of Arts

Stockholm

"walking the borderline" Skulpturenausstellung vom Kunstverein Erfurt

in der Peterskirche Erfurt

"Opening", Gallery Elisa Plateau, Brüssel, Belgium

"Cover Up", ModernTape, Berlin

Art Biesenthal, Berlin, Germany

"Jumble" , Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

"Calling Beauty", Columbia University, Ohio,USA

"Out of Control", 7th Int. Biennial of Photography and visual Arts in

Liege, Grand-Curtius-Museum, Belgium

"Collection Presentation", Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Netherlands

"Karaoke " Plattform 2010, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Schweiz

"Milkymaid im Upperfloor", Galerie Mathias Güntner, Hamburg

"Stars and Models", International Fotofestival Knokke, Belgium

“Lost in Summer", Gallery White Trash, Hamburg

"International encounter of contemporary art", Santa Lucia, Venezuela

"Das Fundament in der Kunst", Gustav Marcks Museum Bremen

"Index", Nomination for the Index Artprice, Kunsthaus Hamburg

2009

Dresscode, ICP New York, International Video and Fototrienale in NYC, USA

On Portrait 01, Gallery Kunstagenten Berlin

Stillife, Gemeentemuseum The Hague, Netherlands

Das Fundament in der Kunst, Städtische Museen Heilbronn

National Museum Sana´a, Sana´a, Jemen

Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, USA

Art Biesenthal, Berlin, Germany

Twinism, AD & D Gallery, Osaka, Japan

XXth Century, Gemeentemuseum The Hague, Netherlands

Spotlight , Museum of Modern Art Mönchsberg, Austria

Acquired & Admired: Collectables 3 - Galerie Nouvelles Images, The Hague

2008

System Mensch, Museum of Modern Art Salzburg, Austria

We call it Hamburg, Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Seven, Gallery Elisa Plateau, Brüssel, Belgium

People, Spirits & Ghosts: Portraits, Gallery Nouvelle Image, Den Haag, Netherlands

Who are you ?, Gallery Adler, New York, USA

Ding Nova, Grusenmeyer Art Gallery, Deurle, Belgium

2007

DLD Collection, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Netherlands

Förderpreis Bildende Kunst der Schering Stiftung, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin

Hamburg Stipendiaten, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany

Schöne Grüße aus Hohenlockstedt, Kunsthaus Hohenlockstedt, germany

The Last Blue Sky, Gallery Mother’s Tankstation, Dublin; Ireland

2006

Figure it out, Gallery Artfinder, Hamburg, Germany

Spatial Shift, Museum for Urban Sculpture, St. Petersburg , Russia

Stile der Stadt, Hamburg, Germany

2005

PILOT:2, London, Great Britain

2004

Index 04, Kunsthaus Hamburg

Haustür, Zimmer, Fernseher, Abstellkammer, Gallery 88, Hamburg

Am Schlagbaum, Zoll/Douane l, Hamburg

Spielfeld, Feld für Kunst, Hamburg

Vamos a la Playa, Temporary art space, ZeitBewegungen, Hamburg

2003

Mai und Materie, Gallery Taubenstraße, Hamburg

4. OG, Alsterhaus Hamburg

2002

“…und er sah das es gut war,” St. Katharinenkirche, Hamburg

Villa Romana , Schloss Morsbroich, Leverkusen

Zwischen Schwindel um Raum, Kampnagel KX, Hamburg

2000

Problem Malerei, Kunstverein Gütersloh

Collections(Auswahl)

Collection Falkenberg, Germany

Collection Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany

Collection Rusche, Germany

Landesmuseum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Münster, Germany

Mont Blanc Collection, Germany

Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Netherlands

Collection of Pieter and Marieke Sanders, Aerdenhout

Museum of Moderne Salzburg, Austria

Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland

Collection Roosen-Trinks, Germany

Collection Caron, France

Awards / Grants / Fellowships

2012 Lecture at the VCU in Richmond, Virginia

2012/13 Guestprofessor in Linz, Austria

2012 Artistresidents, Andy Warhol Museum, Pitsburgh, USA

2012 Lecture at the International Center of Photographie ICP, New York, USA

2012 Lecture at the Academie of Fine Arts Hamburg, Hamburg

2011 Artprice Finkenwerder, Germany

2011 Lecture at the Muthesius Academie of Fine Arts, Kiel

2010 Lecture at the Muthesius Academie of Fine Arts, Kiel

2010 Nomination Index Kunstpreis Hamburg

2009 Artistresidents, German House Sanaa & Aden, Goethe-Institut in Jeminy

2009 Lecture at the Academie of Fine Arts in Helsinki, Finland

2007 Nomination, Sheering-Kunstpreis

2006 Fellowship, City of Hamburg

2005 Project grant for PILOT:2, London, Department of Culture Germany

2001 2nd Prize, Kunst am Bau Ausschreibung LVA, Hamburg

2000 Project fellowship, Friends of the Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburgp