Francisca Markus ///////////////// cv


Studies

2023                 Master of fine Arts

2022                 Semester at Khio, Art Academy of Oslo, Art and Public Space
2019                 Semester at Wimbledon College of Arts with Helena Goldwater
2015- 2020     Bachelor at HfbK Hamburg


Sponsoships and Grants


2021                 Kulturförderung Nottuln, projectgrant for exhibition project
                          „With Mosses Airs and Bees“

2021 - 2023   Cusanuswerk scholarship


Selected exhibitions and performances

2023

I Stumble Invisibly, Soloshow at NYT art space Berlin Charlottenburg

Un-Monument for Re-Positioning, Graduate show HFBK Hamburg

Fest, Young Valley Soil, invited by Cake &Cash Curatorial Collective, MOM art space Hamburg
A Glimpse and A Taste Tapete 64/66 with Delia Prezioso


2022
Told you I’ll be here forever, upcoming group show, frappant e.V. Hamburg
Rivertalks, collaborate Video research with Vida Aasen, Screening at Open Day KHIO, Oslo
Chatty Matter, group show, Hundred Years Gallery, London
2nd Chapter and bark beetles mapped hidden worlds, group show, frappant e.V., Hamburg

2021
A Misunderstood Careless Whisper, duo with Elina Saalfeld, Einstellungsraum e.V. Hamburg
SALON MEDUSA I, group show - invited by Sara Malie and Helli Müller, EKS rummet Kopenhagen
TRIADE, group show with Elena Greta Falcini and Doerte Hinrichsen, Frappant e.V. Hamburg
Trying to be a spider - Chapter One, group show, invited by Cristina Rüesch and Frederik Vium, Zoom Call

2020
OPath, Young Valley Soil with Helli Müller as part of SeeUth3ere, Kunstverein Harburger Bahnhof Hamburg, talking with air - duo, graduate show, HFBK Hamburg
I extend my space to yours, duo with Jozef de Hulsters, @thepeephole
Vielleicht träumen wir alle gleichzeitig?, Young Valley Soil, Golden Pudel Club online

2019
Horror, Young Valley Soil for POSSY- Festival, Frappant e.V. Hamburg

2018
Peephole, Young Valley Soil, Performance for Vitrine 0I Berlin
growing, Performance with Johanna Bank, Altonale Hamburg
Hotline, Young Valley Soil, Görlitz
Walking through interstices, Performance for „School for invisibilities“ with Jochen Dehn at Cité des arts, Paris

2017
Transfer, Performance with Florence Schreiber, YUP Festival Osnabrück toissileen, Performance with Florence Schreiber, space and hustlin event at Asbestos Gallery, Helsinki appetizing, Performance with Florence Schreiber, Überblau in Frappant e.V.
Performer for Francesca Grilli at Kunsthalle Osnabrück

2016
Performer for „systems of weight“, with Ernesto Pujol at Kunsthalle Osnabrück
Performance with Midori Yamamoto, Joint Venture Manifesta II in Cabaret Voltaire, Zürich



Curatorial and organisatorial work

2023

A Glimpse And A Taste, feat. Delia Prezioso, As Part of Tapete.Nr 66/64 Esmarchstraße 64/66, HH

Conserving A long Walk, ZUS Fest at PARKS, co-curation with Laura Schneider


2022
Curation and Organisation for ZUS Fest, Exhibition at Schaltzentrale e.V. Hamburg
Internship as curatorial assistance at M.1 Arthur Boskamp Stiftung

2021
Curation and Organization for group show at Einstellungsraum e.V.
With Mosses Airs and Bees - curatiorial, graphic and educative work for an exhibition in a forest

2015 -2021
Assistant for summerprogram of Kunstschule Offenburg in organisation, communication, concept

2018
Grafic, PR, concept for art and culture festival Space and Hustlin in Hamburg

2016-17
co-worker for „folgendes“, exhibitionevents at HfbK
initiative, management and editing for the magazine „wartenow“, magazine of first year students at HFBK,

2015
internship at Kunstschule Offenburg as assistant in organisation and workshops
internship as assistant for the photographer Gonzalo Romero in Santiago, Chile

2014 work for the students company „Arkadien Galerie Artothek“ at Adolph Kolping Berufskolleg



Art mediation

2022
Pasta Making - let‘s talk , elasticity, wo
Guided Tours for the Exhibition INHABITATIONS at M.1 Arthur Boskamp Stiftung
Mediation Workshop for the Exhibition EXCLUSIVITIES––EXKLUSIVITÄTEN at M.1 Arthur Boskamp Stiftung
Guided Tours for the Exhibition EXCLUSIVITIES––EXKLUSIVITÄTEN at M.1 Arthur Boskamp Stiftung

2021-2022
various guided tours at HFBK Hamburg for graduate show and annual show

2019 - 2021
art courses at summerprogram of Kunstschule Offenburg with diverse topics and ages

2019
Workshop with Cristian Rüesch for Grrrls Festival at Villa Krach Hamburg (shadows and buddies)
Workshop for Adolph Kolping Berufskolleg (performance and body for three days)

2018
Workshop „body extensions“ for PARADE at zeitraumexit e.V. Mannheim, GER
Grafic, public relations work, concept for art and culture festival Space and Hustlin in Hamburg

2017
mentor for for children and teenagers with refugeebackground at ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin u. Gerd Bucerius
initiative, management and editing for the magazine „wartenow“, magazine of first year students at HFBK,

2015
internship at Kunstschule Offenburg as assistant in organisation and workshops
internship as assistant for the photographer Gonzalo Romero in Santiago, Chile

2014
work for the students company „Arkadien Galerie Artothek“ at Adolph Kolping Berufskolleg