Works

Statement

In his practice Julian Irlinger approaches past events in sight of future conflicts. Using a variety of media, he combines research with selected material from historical, public and personal contexts. His presentations focus on institutions and images that are related to the writing of history.

CV

Education


  • Whitney Museum of American Art, Independent Study Program, 2017 – 18, New York, US
  • Graduation Fine Arts, Städelschule, 2017, Frankfurt, DE
  • Fine Arts, Städelschule, 2014 – 17, Frankfurt, DE
  • Fine Arts, HGB Leipzig, 2011 – 14, DE
  • BA Art History, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität, 2011, Erlangen-Nürnberg, DE

Solo Exhibitions


  • Galleria Campari, 2021, Milan, IT (upcoming)
  • Sangt Hypolit, 2021, Berlin, DE (with Asha Sheshadri) (upcoming)
  • Gift, Wende Museum of the Cold War, 2021, Los Angeles, USA (upcoming)

  • Europe Divided Into Its Kingdoms, Damien & The Love Guru, 2021, Brussels, BE
  • Gift, Galerie Wedding, 2020, Berlin, DE
  • Fragmenst of a Crisis, Wilhelm Hack Museum, 2019, Ludwigshafen, DE
  • Subjects of Emergency, Galerie Thomas Schulte, 2018, Berlin, DE
  • props, Kunsthalle Darmstadt, 2017, Darmstadt, DE

Group Exhibitions (selection)


  • Shapes Of Time, Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf, 2021, Frankfurt am Main, DE
  • living as, Loggia Loggia, 2020, Munich, DE
  • The Academy, Art Los Angeles Contemporary, 2019, Los Angeles, USA
  • Copines-Copains, Wentrup Galerie, 2019, Berlin, DE
  • Public Event, artists space, 2018, New York, USA
  • H × B × T, Nassauischer Kunstverein, 2018, Wiesbaden, DE
  • Field of Codes, Pik Deutz, 2018, Cologne, DE
  • Ausstellen des Ausstellens, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, 2018, DE
  • Home of the brave, MMK Frankfurt, 2017, Frankfurt, DE
  • You Don‘t Need a Weatherman, Galerie Thomas Schulte, 2016, Berlin, DE
  • l’Exposition Imaginaire, Kunsthalle Wien, 2016, Vienna, AT
  • Kunst fur die Kunst, Kunsthalle Darmstadt, 2015, Darmstadt, DE
  • On View, Kunstverein Leipzig, 2015, Leipzig, DE
  • Klasse Klein, Wiesowski und Habord, 2015, Berlin, DE
  • 11.04.2014 – 10.05.2014, Antikenmuseum & Ägyptisches Museum Leipzig, 2014, Leipzig, DE
  • Studienpreis der HGB, Galerie der HGB, 2014, Leipzig, DE
  • kh 46, Raumlabor, 2014, Braunschweig, DE
  • Imaginäres Museum, Galerie der HGB, Leipzig, Germany thought machines, Heiligenkreuzerhof, 2013, Vienna, AT
  • Dies ist kein Offspace!, Eberhardshofstr. 11, 2012, Nurnberg, DE

Related activities


  • Shelter in Place, online screening program, curated together with David Hartt, 2020
  • Projections, screening program, curated together with Juliane Duft for Kunsthalle Darmstadt, 2017
  • Co-founder of exhibition space JOHAN, Städelschule, 2015, Frankfurt, DE

Grants and awards


  • Kunstfonds Bonn, 2020, DE
  • Hessische Kulturstiftung, Travel Grant, 2019, DE
  • Campari Art Prize, Artissima, 2019, Turino, IT
    (Jury: Manuela Moscoso, Sam Thorne, Philippe van Cauteren)
  • Whitney Museum of American Art, Independent Study Program, 2017, New York, US
  • Kulturstiftung Erlangen, 2016, DE
  • Förderpreis Kunsthalle Darmstadt/Lionsclub, 2015, DE
  • Kunstfonds Bonn (with Spector Books), 2015, DE
  • Student Award HGB Leipzig, 2014, DE
  • Thought machines, Austria Publications, 2013, Vienna, AT

Publications

2021

  • Gift, Spector Books
    Text: Julian Irlinger, Kerstin Stakemeier, Jan Tappe
    Editor: Julian Irlinger, Jan Tappe

    2019

  • Fragments of a Crisis, Spector Books
    Text: Nora M. Alter, Nora Jäger, Rene Zechlin
    Editor: Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, DE
  • props, Spector Books
    Text: Joseph Henry
    Editor: Julian Irlinger

    2016

  • Byproducts / Matters (double volume), Spector Books
    Text: Tess Edmonson, Clemens Jahn
    Editor: Julian Irlinger