Hendrik Krawen was born in Lübeck, Germany in 1963 and he lives and works in Berlin. He studied at the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf. He has recently taken part in collective exhibitions held in important institutions and foundations: the Kunsthalle in Kiel, the Schirn Kunsthalle in Frankfurt, thePalazzo Cavour in Turin, the Kunsthalle in Düsseldorf, La Maison Rouge Fondation Antoine de Galbert in Paris the Musée d’art moderne et contemporain de Strasbourg and the Berlinische Galeria in Berlin.