Franziska Klotz (born 1979 in Dresden) is a painter. For her, painting is not a medium “among many”, not at all; it is the medium in which she puts all her energy, time, heart, and soul into and she expertly explores its potential. Colours, the interaction with them, their effect and materiality are her world (her subject). Her painting is in the most real sense 

of the word a handicraft; she is hands-on, paints with her fingers, palm, she presses, rubs, smears, literally transfers her energy onto her paintings, and they acquire their intensity and allure from her state of mind and gestures. Meanwhile, she loves oil paint, its sensuality and materiality.

Source/Text: Franziska Klotz catalogue "Ölregen 2019", Gerald Matt 


Leviathan, Öl-,Sray auf Leinwand 190x230 cm
Leviathan, Öl-,Sray auf Leinwand 190x230 cm


Zionskirche, Berlin

4 – 25 April 2021

Curated by: Constanze Kleiner & Rachel Rits-Volloch 

In cooperation with David Elliott, Jan Kage, Stephan von Wiese

Points of Resistance invites contemporary artists and thinkers from a diversity of places and perspectives to address the many meanings of resistance in today's complex world. Without taking any singular political position, Points of Resistance gives voice to humanistic viewpoints necessary in an era witnessing the steady resurgence of authoritarianism, nationalism and racism the world over. This is as much a sickness of our times ... 



Historical gardens and society

Potsdam // 19. September -11. Oktober 2020 // Orangery in Sanssouci Park

Group Exhibition · An event of the Garden Department / Foundation Prussian Palaces and Gardens (SPSG) in the context of the congress "Historical Gardens and Society. Culture - Nature - Society".

The congress is organized in cooperation with the Institute for Advanced Sustainabilty Studies e.V. (IASS Potsdam) and sponsored by the Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU)

the youth are getting restless

Freiburg i. Breisgau // 18. September -27. November 2020 // Glashaus

Solo Exhibition · In der "Kleinen Galerie" im Glashaus.

GALERIE KORNFELD | Fasanenstr. 26, D-10719 Berlin

Tel +49 (0) 30 - 889 225 890


CHARIM GALERIE | Dorotheergasse 12/1, 1010 Wien 
Tel +43 (1) 512 09 15