Julian Irlinger, born 1986 in Erlangen, Germany, works with found objects and images. In 2017, he graduated with an MFA from the Städelschule, Frankfurt. Previously, from 2011 to 2014, he studied fine art at the Hochschule für Grafik- und Buchkunst in Leipzig, Germany and received his BA in art history in 2011 from the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität in Erlangen-Nürnberg. In 2018, he was one of the participants of the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program. The Wilhelm Hack Museum has invited him for a solo exhibition in 2019. His first institutional solo exhibition was hosted by the Kunsthalle Darmstadt in 2017. His work has also been included in exhibitions at the Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Kunsthalle Wien, Nassauischer Kunstverein and Kunstverein Leipzig.
Julian Irlinger lives and works in Berlin, Germany.