Marcus Frimel is a Nuremberg based artist working with performance, film and installation.

In 2020 Marcus Frimel founded and directed the multidisciplinary collective „The Nest“.

His work as director of this collective is still ongoing.


2021 Fine Arts Diploma Academy of Fine Arts Karlsruhe, master student of John Bock

2021 Fine Arts Double Degree Academy of Fine Arts Nuremberg, master student in class of Jochen Flinzer

2019-20 Exchange semesters Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, in class of Anna Viebrock



2022 | Graduation Award Academy of Fine Arts Nuremberg


selected exhibitions

2022 | The Vapors of the City, Graduate exhibition of three years, AdBK Nuremberg

2021 | The Vapors of the City, Master students exhibition, GFjK Baden-Baden

2021 | The Vapors of the City, Graduate exhibition Nuremberg, AdBK Nuremberg

2021 | The Vapors of the City, Graduate exhibition Karlsruhe, ABK Karlsruhe

2020 | The Betrayed Sea, Exhibition, Semperdepot Vienna

2020 | The Mountain, Winter exhibition, ABK Karlsruhe

2019 | The Dinner, Strange attractor exhibition Nuremberg, Aquarium Nuremberg

2019 | Frozen Skin, Summer exhibition, ABK Karlsruhe

2019 | Wetlands, Isnt`t it a gimme?, HFK Gallery Bremen

2019 | A Yellowhead, The super machine curated by Ellen Blumenstein, The Mill Mostviel

2018 | Rebecca A., Thunderdome, Academy Gallery Nuremberg

2018 | Milk Foam, Vitrine Nuremberg

2018 | Broken Hearts Devour, Cannibals with Feelings, Kunstarkaden Munich



2019 | The Mountain, ULF Festival 



2016-17 | Desmotes, Project with Ingrid Grillenberger & Michael Grillenberger, Nuremberg

2019-22 | The Blue Dress, Film project with Natasha Zaychenko & Joshua Perlbach, 

Leonardo – Center for Creativity and Innovation Nuremberg