Linda Franke                                                                         this website is supported by goldrauschIT

born in Dresden / Germany
lives and works in Berlin

education / scholarships

2014 WAI Residency at Saint Lunaire, France
2013 Residency at Institut Sacatar Bahia, Brazil
2012-2015 Postgraduate Studies at KHM, Cologne
2012 Impakt Residency Utrecht, NL
2010 Goldrausch Scholarship
2009 Fellowship at Sommerakademie Bern, Switzerland ( curated by Tirdad Zolghardar)
2008 Residency, Creative Lab, CCA Glasgow, Uk
2007-2008 Scholarship Nafög , Senat Berlin
2007 Meisterschüler UdK Berlin
2005-2006 Erasmus Exchange "Chelsea school of Art and Design" London, Uk
2001-2006 continue studies at Universitaet der Künste Berlin at the class of Leiko Ikemura
2000-2001 studies "fine arts " at Bauhausuniversität Weimar


Screening “Inland Freaks” digital bodies, CCA- Center of Contemporary Art Tbilisi, Georgien
Screening “could real today” Eaudecologne, Cinecycle 129 Spadina Ave,Toronto, Canada
“access to nameless hazards”, Solo Show at MaRS Gallery, L.A., US
Record Release Concert for CD “ Landscapes of Fear” at Gruenrekorder Label
Can´t stop” at Cynetart, Trans Media Akademie Hellerau, Dresden, DE
Live Sound Performance at 25 Karat, 25 Jahre Goldrausch, Kunstquartier Bethanien
Videoinstallation “Inland Freaks” at Werkleitz Festival “Move On”
Live Performance at Cheers for Fears Festival, Oberhausen, DE”
Screening of " Inland Freaks" at Museum as Retail Center, L.A., US
Screening of " You- as an anarchistic dynamo" at Kino Central, Berlin
"Radical Software", Screening of "could real today" at W139, Amsterdam, NL
"Having a foot doesn`t mean you know how to walk", Installation at Studio Nihil Baxter, Berlin
Live Performance POV at Simultanhalle Cologne
Screening of "Could Real Today" at Art Cologne
Let´s enter- video sculptur, "Full Saturation", Kunstvpavillion Munich -
Screening of "Could Real Today" at Art Cologne
Screening at Soma Mexico City & Museu de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey, MEX
"On Looking" Galapagos Art Space, New York, US
Screening at File Festival, Sao Paulo, BRA
Screening at Undo Film,Opekta Atelier, Cologne
"How the fuck did I end up here", Studio Nihil Baxter, Berlin
"Lost Body Parts" Performance at Mauritius Hotel, Cologne
FRAME_Birmingham, Uk
Exhibition and performance as Karen Eliot, BBK Cologne, DE
Screening at Krasnoyarsk, Sibiria
" About the things we used to touch" Exihibition and performance at Westgermany, Berlin, DE
Screening at Impakt Festival, Utrecht, NL
Skype Performance, L.A. Artfair, US
"Joint Stock" Clarke Gallery, Birmingham, Uk
Screening at KUB Gallery Leipzig, DE
Performance with Lisa Jugert at Infernoesque, Berlin, DE
Screening at 34th Moscow International Film Festival, Moscow, RUS
Screening at Piet Zwart Institut, Rotterdam, NL
Screening at Setup, Utrecht, NL
" letters to my dog" Performance at Worm, Rotterdam, NL
Screening at 65 Grand, Chicago, US
"Testing the Stage at HAU" Live Performance, Hau 1- Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin
"Navigating the Extreme" Live Performance, Arthouse Lewisham, London, Uk
"how to become collective in four easy lessons", Forum Factory, Berlin
"me means machine" Screening VBK, Berlin
"Hotspot Berlin" Georg Kolbe Museum, Berlin
"picturing the body" lecture at Coventry University
"glass crash feeling", Schaulager Barbara Thumm
"little disco", Späti Internatioal
"tracker", Galerie Eva Bracke
"the automatic theater- a performance", Hbc, Berlin
Enovos Kunstpreis "junge kunst 2010", Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwighafen
" I was there", Galerie Stedefreund, Berlin
"offensichtlich öffentlich", Galerie Eva Bracke, Berlin
"Carte Blanche", Clarke Gallery, Berlin
"This is red", group show, Halle 10, Cologne, Germany
"reduplication of the real", Cardiff, Uk
Les portes de paradies", group show, Galerie Eva Bracke, Berlin
"truestories.truesuccess", group show, Freies Museum, Berlin ( curated by Alanna Lockward )
"the show A=B?", live perfomance, collobaration with Julia Prezewowsky and Kym Ward, Hildberghausen
"Waking the living", group show, Heidestr., Berlin ( curated by Daniel Kingery )
"Ringen", group show, Galerie Cream Contemporary, Berlin ( curated by Charlotte Esser ; Susanne Husse )
"wild", Screening, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, UK Residency Programm- CCA Creative Lab, Glasgow
aftereight , Solo show, Galerie Eva Bracke, Berlin
bad weather Installation mit Live Performance und Videoprojektion, Domaquaree, Berlin (kuratiert von Susanne Husse)
"fast forward", Live Performance, GfgBK, Berlin
reason of absence Videoinstallation Collaboration (mit Artist in residency in Akureyri, Anna Mields), Galerie Deiglan, Akureyri, Island
"HelsinkissBerlin" Collaboration "Transidency" art collective Live Performance, Myymäla, Helsinki, Finnland
hallo!? Solo show, 2 Performances, Galerie Friedman, Berlin
persisting uncertainties", showroom, Berlin
" Labo VI, Strong Art Research" Ghent, Belgium
drawings and filmstills, Jiksiten Gallery, Nogoya, Japan
berlin - alaskaPerformance, Galerie Delta 35, Augustr.35, Berlin
Eine grosse Frau singt ein trauriges Lied" Rondell, Maastrich, Nederlands
Überlebensmaschinen Meisterschülerausstellung, UdK Berlin
"Das Rätsel bleibt in seiner Verschiebung am selben Ort" Westgermany, Berlin
"Magistrale" 2005
second year sculpture show Trinity Buoy Wharf, London, England