Dirt Club – Henning Strassburger
29th August – 3rd October 2015
Opening 28th August, 6 – 8 pm
P. was angsty.
I mean really angsty.
It could have been some serious teen angst or something, maybe it was just a
P. flipped through some stupid magazines, hating each of the grinning faces staring at
him, all the meaninglessness in their eyes.
P. knew this feeling.
It was a pure nothing.
And this was all he had.
That felt dirty.
It felt bad.
I mean really bad.
His angst was back.
Henning Strassburger (*1983) studied at the Art Academy in Düsseldorf and graduated in 2009. Recent solo exhibitions include Think Tank at Kunstverein Oldenburg (2015), Pool at Galerie Sies+Hoeke, Duesseldorf (2015) Strike the Pose at Soy Capitán, Berlin (2014), What this does at Salon Dahlmann, Berlin (2014) and I am a Girl at Kavi Gupta Gallery Chicago (2012). Selected group shows: Adrian Buschmann, Mia Marfurt, Henning Strassburger, Tyra Tingleff, Studiolo Milan (2015), New Associations at S.A.L.T.S., Birsfelden/CH (2014), Unfinished Season at Nagel+Draxler, Cologne (2014) and The Digital Divide by Henning Strassburger at Sies+Höke, Düsseldorf (2013).
Henning Strassburger takes over a professorship at the Art Academy in Karlsruhe for 2015/16.