At a time when blank spots have by and large disappeared from maps, “wilderness” has returned in art. The Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt has dedicated an extensive theme-based exhibition to this recurring fascination.


Marcel Odenbach

1953 born in Köln
1974 – 1979 studies Architecture, Art History and
Semiotic Studies, Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische
Hochschule Aachen
1992 – 1997 Professor Media Art,
Staatliche Hochschule für Gestaltung, Karlsruhe
2001 – 2010 ProfessorMedia Art,
Kunsthochschule für Medien, Köln
since 2010 Professor, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
lives in Berlin and Cape Coast (Ghana)

Publications of the artist

Program series