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Berlin, January 2017
Berlin, November 2010
Berlin, September 2006

Franka Hörnschemeyer

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Screening 513, 2013, aluminium on composite panels, 4 parts, each max 33 x 315,9 x 2 cm when completely unfolded, overall dimensions max: 168 x 315,9 x 2 cm, 13 elements, 33 x 24,3 cm

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Trichter, 2011, Site-specific installation in public space, Seestraße, Ecke Dr.-Külz-Ring, Dresden, photo: David Brandt

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Trichter, 2011, photo: Donat Schilling (Detail)

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Koordinaten, 2011, formwork elements, acoustic installation, nine modules on a surface area of 24 x 16.5 m, Site-specific installation in the woods at the Gedenkstätte Kriegsgräberfriedhof Alexisdorf/Neugnadenfeld (70. Station der „Kunstwegen“-Route)

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

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(From left to right) Volume of Sphere I, 2010, plates, 20 Heraklith plates, nail / / Decreasing Probability, 2010,metal stair, Schloß; Volume of Sphere II, 2010, 20 Heraklith plates, nail, metal rod / Volume of Sphere III, 20 Heraklith plates, nails and tissue, all the works have variable dimensions, Installation at Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, photo: Gerhard Kassner

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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, installation view at Galerie Nordenhake

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Vario 11932, 1993, Wall element, sheetrock3

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Blindtext, 2009, aluminum, wood, 270 x 470 x 470 cm, photo: Donat Schilling

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Dia, 1989/1990/2005/2006, sheetrock, approx. 225 x 716 x 306 cm, installation view at Galerie Nordenhake, photo: Gerhard Kassner

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PSE 900, 2000, construction elements, 4.50 x 17.25 x 7.60 m, Lehmbrucksaal, Kunsthalle Hamburg, photo: Ottmar von Poschinger

Franka Hörnschemeyer was born in Osnabrück in 1958 and currently lives and works in Berlin. Solo exhibitions include "Peenemünde," Jewish Museum, Athens (2008) and Aufenthaltswahrscheinlichkeit/Residence-probability," Galerie Nordenhake (2006). Notable public projects include "BDF - bündig fluchtend dicht", Deutscher Bundestag, 1998-2001; "PSE 900", Kunsthalle Hamburg, 2000; "TSE 11022", Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, 2002. She has participated in numerous group exhibitions, most recently including "Positionen: 1979-2008, vom feministischen Aufbruch tur Normalität," Fabrikhalle, Darmstadt (2008) and "Ideal City - Invisible Cities," Brandenburgischer Kunstverein Potsdam (2006), which was also on display in Zamosc, Poland. Hörnschemeyer is the recipient of numerous grants and prizes, most recently the Fellowship of the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds (2006). During the spring of 2016 she will be exhibiting with the Room In Room exhibition series at the Grüntuch Ernst Lab/former Jüdisches Mädchenschule in Berlin.