Franz Ackermann's Biography
Franz Ackermann is a contemporary German artist born in 1963 in Berlin. He is known for his abstract painting and installation art. His work often includes bold colors and geometric shapes, often exploring themes of urban culture and society. Ackermann has had numerous solo and group exhibitions in Europe, the United States, and Asia. He is represented by Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac in Paris and Salzburg, and has participated in the Venice Biennale in 1997, 2001, and 2005. He lives and works in Berlin.