1985 – 1986 Gewerbliche Schulen der Stadt Moenchengladbach, Berufskolleg für Technik und Medien, Fachrichtung, Gestaltung.
1986 - 1989 Gewerbliche Schulen der Stadt Moenchengladbach, Berufsschule fuer Maler u. Lackierer.
1995 - Austin Peay State University, Enrollment for Management, Fort Campbell, KY
1990 - 1997 US Armed Forces

Upcoming Solo Exhibitions
2018 Zitadelle Museum, Marcus Jansen, Berlin
2018 The Baker Museum, Marcus Jansen DECADE, Naples, FL
Solo Exhibitions
2017 Weinstein Gallery, Marcus Jansen, Obscure Line Between Fact and Fiction, San Francisco
2017 Heitsch Galerie, Marcus Jansen, Aftermath, Munich
2017 Kunst Raum Klosterkirche, Marcus Jansen Aftermath, Traunstein, Germany
2017 Kunsthalle „Kunst & Kultur zu Hohenaschau e.-V.“, Marcus Jansen, Aftermath, Aschau at the Lake Chiemsee, Germany
2017 Art Karlsruhe, Marcus Jansen, Karlsruhe, Germany
2017 Galerie Kellermann, Marcus Jansen - Post-True Realities, Dusseldorf, Germany

2017 Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP, Marcus Jansen Dusseldorf, Germany

2016 La Triennale di Milano Museum, Marcus Jansen DECADE, XXI Triennale
Esposizione Internazionale Milan, Italy

2015 UNIT A Studio and Residency, Examine and Report, Fort Myers FL
2014 Museum Pinacoteca Benedito Calixto, Marcus Jansen, Sao Paulo
2014 Bianca Maria Rizzi & Matthias Ritter Gallery, Marcus Jansen, Bolzano, Italy
2014 Roberta Britto Gallery, Marcus Jansen - Veni Vidi Succumbe, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2014 Castle Fitzjohns Gallery, Marcus Jansen - Future Ground, New York, NY
2014 Lazarides, Marcus Jansen, The Whistleblower, London, UK
2013 Galleria Bianca Maria Rizzi & Matthias Ritter Gallery, Marcus Jansen, Milan, Italy
2013 Phillips Gallery, Marcus Jansen, Sanibel/Captiva Island, FL
2012 Galleri Urbane, Marcus Jansen - Frontline Report, Dallas, TX
2011 The Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, A Painter’s Allegory, Fort Myers, FL
2011 HW Gallery, Marcus Jansen - Illuminum, Naples, FL
2010 101/Exhibit, Marcus Jansen - Zeitgeist, Miami. FL
2009 Bill Lowe Gallery, Marcus Jansen, Viva la Internacional a Global Survey, Atlanta
2009 Museum Works Galleries, Marcus Antonius Jansen, Aspen, CO
2009 HW Gallery, Marcus Jansen, Naples FL
2008 Stolen Space Gallery, Marcus Jansen - Urban Expressionism, London, UK
2008 Museum Works Galleries, Marcus Jansen, Aspen, CO
2008 GoGo Gallery, Marcus Jansen, Miami, FL
2008 The Yeiser Art Center, Marcus Jansen, Paducah, Kentucky
2007 Museum Works Galleries, Marcus Jansen, Aspen, CO
2007 Damien B. Art Center, Marcus Jansen - Urban Expressionism, Miami, FL
2007 Gallery One, Marcus Jansen - Urban Expressionism, Nashville, Tennessee
2006 Lawrence Asher Gallery, Urban Expressionism, Los Angeles, California
2006 The Alliance for The Arts, Urban Expressionism, Fort Myers, FL
2006 Le Garage, Voice of a Generation, Paris, France
2005 Galerie l'art au Garage, Voice of a Generation, Paris, France
2005 American Art Gallery, Urban Expressionism, Paris, France
2005 Southwest Florida Museum of History, Fort Myers
2005 Gallery ONE, Urban State of Mind, Nashville, TN
2004 American Art Gallery, Urban Expressionism, Paris, France
2003 American Art Gallery, Marcus Jansen, Dueville. France
2003 Charles H. Wright Museum, Ford Paintings, Dearborn, Michigan
2000 Kunsthandlung Schonen, Subway u. Andere, Aachen, Germany
1997 Aula Carolina, Marcus Jansen, Aachen, Germany
1997 Jakobshof, Marcus Jansen, Aachen, Germany
1987 E-Dry, Graffiti demonstration with Daisy Dee, Heinsberg, Germany

Group Exhibitions
2017 Kallmann Museum, „Ecce Creatura“, Group Exhibition, Munich
2017 Weinstein Gallery, 25th Anniversary show, San Francisco
2017 MoCADA Museum, “my collection”, Brooklyn, NY
2017 The Frank Pembroke Pines, "What's Wonderful", Florida
2016 Sotheby's, New York, "Take Home A Nude" NYAA, NY
2016 Still Here - A Decade of Lazarides, Lazarides Rathbone, London, UK
2016 Berry Campbell Gallery, Something, Chelsea, NY
2015 Cityleaks Urban Art Biennale, Cologne, Germany
2015 Elga Wimmer Gallery, "60 Americans", Chelsea, NY
2014 Richard Beavers Gallery, The Games We Played, Brooklyn, NY
2014 The Outsiders Newcastle, Recollection, London, UK
2014 U.S. Department of State, Art in Embassies Program, UNESCO, Paris France
2014 Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Metro/Montage, Marietta, Georgia
2014 The Baker Museum, Florida Contemporary, Naples, FL
2014 Montclair Art Museum, Eracism, New Jersey
2013 Mirus Gallery, “Dreamtime New Surrealism” San Francisco
2013 Ulyanovsk Museum Fine Arts, "acquisition new work", Russia
2013 Boca Raton Museum of Art, All Florida, Boca Raton, FL
2013 Housatonic Museum of Art, "Eye on the storm", Bridgeport, CT
2013 Naples Museum of Art, Incognito, Naples ,FL
2013 Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, "Eye on the storm", Fort Myers, FL
2013 Castello Consortile di Buronzo, Group show, Italy
2013 Romanian Institute for Arts and Culture and Research, Venice, Italy
2013 Telecom Italia Futura Centre, Arte Laguna Prize, Venice, Italy
2013 Arsenale-Venice, Tese di san Cristoforo, Venice, Italy
2013 Revelations in Reality, Creative Concepts Inc., New York, NY
2013 Casa Delle Culture Del Mundo, So far so close, Milan, Italy
2013 Richard Beavers Gallery, Protest, Brookyn, NY
2013 Richard Beavers Gallery, BoomBox, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Dreamtime “New Surrealism” Mirus Gallery, San Francisco
2012 Museum of Contemporary Art PERMM, Anonymous, PERMM Russia
2012 Jansen, Mueller, and Sonnenberg: Lessons in Expression, Conceptualism, and Abstraction, FGCU
2012 HW Gallery, Naples, FL
2012 NOVA Festival de Cultura Contemporanea, Absolut Blank, Brazil
2011 Naples Museum of Art, Florida Contemporary, Naples, FL
2011 Cinemateca Brasileira, Absolut Blank, São Paulo Brazil
2011 Absolut Vodka, New Generation of Artists, Sweden
2010 New Britain Museum of American Art, New Acquisitions, New Britain, CT
2010 Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, new acquisitions, Kansas, MO
2010 Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Metro/Montage X, Atlanta, GA
2010 Deutsches Sport & Olympia Museum, Berlin, Germany
2010 Berliner Congress Centre, FIFA exhibition, Berlin
2010 Gwen Cole Art Center, Stephen F. Austin State University, Texas National, US
2010 Kim Foster Gallery, Group show, New York, NY
2010 Mason Murer Fine Art. Art Papers, Atlanta, GA
2009 International Convention Centre, Cape Town, South Africa
2009 FDIM Museum, Los Angeles, Warner Bros. Anniversary Exhibition, CA
2008 Florida Gulf Coast University, Where the Wild Things (Still) Are", Fort Myers, FL
2008 Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, NJ
2007 Moscow Museum of Modern Art (MMOMA), Moscow, Russia
2007 National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan
2007 National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, 12th Intl Biennial, Taiwan
2007 The Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, 12th Intl Print & Drawing, Biennial, Taiwan
2007 Central Exhibition Hall Manege, 8th International Biennial, St. Petersburg, Russia
2007 Center for the study for Political Graphics, Propaganda World Tour III, CA
2007 Kunstforum International, 5th. SEETAL, Switzerland
2006 49th Festival, Société des Beaux Arts de Garches, France
2006 Tampa Museum of Art, under/current/over/view 8 Biennial, Tampa, FL
2006 Angel Art Gallery, 12th International Print & Drawing Biennial, Taiwan
2005 Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, Arts for Act, Florida
2005 Museum of African Art, Group show, New York, NY
2004 Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, Arts for Act, Fort Myers, FL
2003 Tuskegee University, acquisition, Tuskegee, Alabama
2002 Atlanta City Hall, Art Papers Magazine show, Atlanta, GA
2002 Lagerquist Gallery, “new works”, Atlanta, GA
2002 Oprah Winfrey Exhibition, “Color”, Chicago, Illinois
2001 Stricoff Fine Arts, New York, NY
1999 Ward - Nasse Art Gallery, “new paintings”, New York, NY
1999 Madison Square Garden, International Independent Film Festival, New York, NY
1998 Galerie Bernardi, “New paintings”, Aachen, Germany
1997 Galerie de Bernardi, MEPS, Aachen, Germany

Museum Collections
Moscow Museum of Modern Art, (MMOMA) Russia
New Britain Museum of American Art, US
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, US
The Ulyanovsk Museum Fine Arts, Russia
PERMM Museum of Contemporary Art, Russia
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Taiwan
Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, US
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Other Collections & Institutions
2015 U.S. Department of State, UNESCO, Paris, France
2012 Absolut Vodka, Sweden
2011 Illuminum Perfume, US
2010 FIFA World Cup TM, Africa
2008 Warner Brothers, US
2003 Ford Motor Company, US
2003 Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama
2003 Martin Motors, New Mexico
2003 Diversified Chemicals, Detroit, Michigan
2000 FUBU, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Selected Private Collections
Bebe and Crosby Kemper Collection
Dr Gottfried Knapp (Senior Art Critic Suddeutsche Zeitung)
Steve Lazarides Ltd., London. UK (London Art Dealer)
Prof Dr Dieter Ronte,(Former Director at Kunstmuseum Bonn.)
Mark Gyetvay,(CFO Novatek)
John Ortiz, (Hollywood Actor)
Dieter Rampl, (Chairman Hypo-Kunsthalle Munich)
Anthony Carmello, (NBA, New York Nicks)
Peggy Cooper-Cafritz, (New York Times noted Art Collector)
LL Cool J (Hip Hop Artist - Def Jam Records)
Robert Casterline (Chicago Art Dealer)
Monya Rowe (New York Art Dealer)

Film Documentary
Marcus Jansen - Examine and Report a documentary Film by John Scoular
Featuring: Marcus Jansen, Steve Lazarides, WEST Rubinstein, Noah Becker, Brooke Lynn Mcgowan, Dieter Rampl, Hans Jansen, Richard Beavers, Liane Niedheidt and John Loscuito.

Private Benefit Auctions
2017 Sotheby's, New York, Benefit Auction,"Take Home A Nude" NYAA, NY
2015 Benefit auction for the Foundation Marzotta for Research of Fibrosi Cistica, Ma Maison di Odilia Prisco, Milan Auctioneer: Vittorio Sgrabi
2014 AAG Benefit Auction, Amsterdam, NL

2017 Global Art Awards Dubai nominee, Juror included Sophie Neuendorf (Artnet Director).
2016 “local film” Marcus Jansen - Examine and Report. feature Film at the Fort Myers Film Festival, a documentary Film by John Scoular
2016 New American Paintings No. 124, MFA Alumni selection, Juror Steven L. Bridges, (Assistant Curator at Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University)
2015 Inclusion in the “Cityleaks Urban Art Biennale” the Largest Urban Art Biennale in Europe, Cologne
2013 The Fleurieu Art Prize Finalist, Australia, Juror Nigel Hurst, (Director and Chief Executive at Saatchi Gallery in London)
2013 Arte Laguna Art Prize, Venice,Italy, Juror Sabine Schaschl, (Director and Curator of Kunsthaus Basel, Switzerland)
2013 Studio Visit Vol. 22, Juror Dina Deitsch (Senior Curator of Contemporary Art at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum)
2012 Dave Bown Projects, United States Grand Prize, Curated by Andrea Karnes (Curator at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth)
2011 New American Paintings No. 94, cover artist, MFA Alumni selection, Juror Dan Cameron, (Founder Project New Orleans)
2010 MFA Boston, America Remixed, selected artist for trustee gifts.
2008 8th. International Contemporary Art Biennale "Dialogues", St. Petersburg, Russia, (Curator Larisa Golubeva.)
2008 Who's Who in Visual Art, Who is Verlag, Leibzig, Germany
2007 12th. International Print & Drawing Biennale, Taiwan, Juror among others, David Kiehl,(Whitney Museum of Art, New York.)
2007 Who's Who in International Art, Lausanne Switzerland
2007 Who's Who in American Art, 27th and 28th edition, New Jersey
2006 Tampa Museum of Art, under/current/over/view 8 Biennial, winner, Juried by Dr. Jeffrey Grove, The Wieland Family Curator of Modern and Contemporary, Tampa, FL
2006 Dept. Library, California College of Art, “Visual Research” program, San Francisco
2006 Famous Contemporary Artists, World of Art Books, Masters of Today. Author Petro Russu.
2005 Angel of the Arts Award, “new artist of the year”, Alliance for the Arts, Fort Myers, Florida
2003 Ford Motor Company “FAAN Centennial artist”, Dearborn, Michigan.

Academic Support
2017 Rowland Weinstein, Marcus Jansen formal audio Introduction at Weinstein Gallery, October 21.2017, San Francisco.
2017 Dr. Brooke McGowan., (Art Historian/Writer/curator) New York, Marcus Jansen - Obscure line between fact and fiction Weinstein catalog Essay, Weinstein Gallery, San Francisco.
2017 Dr. Elmar Zorn., (Art Historian) Munich, Marcus Jansen - Obscure line between fact and fiction Weinstein catalog Essay, Weinstein Gallery, San Francisco.
2017 Prof. Dr. Dieter Ronte, Prof. Dr. Manfred Schneckenburger, Dr Gottfried Knapp, Dr Elmar Zorn, Hirmer Verlag Germany Tour book “Marcus Jansen Aftermath.”
2017 Dr. Elmar Zorn, Art Historian, Munich - Marcus Jansen Orrick Haus Dusseldorf, Inauguration
2016 Dr. Elmar Zorn, Art Historian, Munich - Marcus Jansen Studio Inauguration
2015 Paolo Manazza (Art Critic) Milan, Dr Brooke Lynn Mcgowan, New York, Steve Lazarides, London, Noah Becker, New York, Lawrence Voytek, (Art Production Director for Robert Rauschenberg) Fort Myers.
Marcus Jansen / DECADE monograph.
2015 John Losquito, (Gallery Director FGCU) Fort Myers, Dieter Rampl, Chairman Kunsthalle Munich, WEST Rubinstein, Dr Brooke Lynn Mcgowan, Lawrence Voytek, Liane Niedheidt.
Marcus Jansen / Examine and Report, Film
2014 Dr. Brooke McGowan., (Art Historian/Writer/curator) New York Marcus Jansen - Future Ground, Essay, Castlefitzjohns Gallery
2014 Dr. Alan Theisen (Composer) Tallahassee
“Gallery 4” Marcus Jansen Creeping Obstacles in Kansas music
2014 Tom de Freston, (Art Historian) London
Marcus Jansen 2014 Catalog Raisonne’ Introduction
2013 Igor Zanti (Art Historian/Art Critic) Milan
ESPOARTE , Marcus Jansen - “E Nata Una Stella?” - “A New Star is Born?”
2013 Alexandro Riva (Art Critic) Milan
Marcus Jansen / Milan Catalog Essay
2013 Diannah Guimaraens Ph.D Sao Paulo
Marcus Jansen Vini Vindi Succumbe Introduction
2013 Danny Simmons (Artist) New York
The Art Album, Art on DEKZ - Marcus Jansen
2011 Dan Cameron (Former Director of the Orange County Museum of Art) Newport Beach
Marcus Jansen - New American Paintings No. 94
2010 Donald Miller (Art Critic/Writer Columnist for Art News) Naples, Marcus Jansen new work 101 Exhibit
2008 Phillip Harvey (Writer at International Review of African American Art)
Vol 22. #2, Marcus Jansen text
2007 David Kiehl (Curator of Prints and Special Collections at the Whitney Museum of American Art) New York. Marcus Jansen 12th International Print & Drawing Biennale, Taiwan
2005 Jerome A. Donson (Art Historian/Former Director American Vanguard Exhibitions 1961) Port Charlotte
Modern Urban Expressionism, The Art of Marcus Jansen

Art Fairs
2017 CONTEXT Art Miami, Jorg Heitsch, Art Basel Miami Beach
2017 Art Pampelonne, Joerg Heitsch Galerie, Saint Tropez France
2017 SCOPE Art Basel Switzerland, Basel

2017 SCOPE Art Basel, Heitsch Galerie, Switzerland, Basel
2017 Art CONTEXT New York, Castlefitzjohns Gallery
2017 Art Karlsruhe,Galerie Kellermann, Karlsruhe, Germany
2015 Art Verona, Galleria Bianca Maria Rizzi & Matthias Ritter, Verona, Italy
2015 Art Palm Beach, by Invitation to Contemporary Art Projects, FL
2015 Scope Art Fair, Richard Beavers Gallery, Miami.
2014 Art 14 Art Fair, Lazarides Gallery, London, UK
2014 Dallas Art Fair, Galleri Urbane, Dallas TX
2013 Art Basel Miami Beach, CONTEXT Art Miami, Galleri Urbane, Dallas TX
2013 Art Verona, Galleria Bianca Maria Rizzi & Matthias Ritter, Milan Italy
2013 ARTSTAYS, Galleria Bianca Maria Rizzi & Matthias Ritter, Slovenia
2013 Dallas Art Fair, Galleri Urbane, Dallas TX
2012 Art Platform L.A., 101/Exhibit
2012 Art Southampton International Contemporary Art Fair, 101/exhibit
2011 Art Basel Miami Beach, SCOPE, 101 /Exhibit
2011 Art Show L.A, 101 /Exhibit, Miami
2010 Art Hamptons, 101/Exhibit, Miami
2010 Art Chicago, 101/ Exhibit, Miami
2010 Art Basel Miami Beach, SCOPE, 101 /Exhibit
2009 Art Santa Fe International Fair, MW Galleries, Santa Fe
2008 Art Basel Miami Beach, Bridge Art Fair, MW Galleries, Aspen, CO
2008 Art Show L.A., Museum Works Galleries, Santa Monica, CA
2007 Art Basel Miami Beach, Bridge Art Fair, MW Galleries, Aspen, CO
2001 Affordable Art Fair, Stricoff Fine Art., New York

Art Talks
Florida Gulf Coast University
Southwest Florida College

Suddeutsche Zeitung, Germany
New York Times, US
Rolling Stone Magazine, Italy
La Repubblica Magazine, Italy
New American Paintings, US
Cambridge University Press, UK
Whitewalls, Magazine, CH
Vanity Fair, Italy
Hamptons Magazine, NY
Chaos Magazine, US
Rheinische Post,Germany
Arte, Italy
Art Profil, Germany
Fresko Magazine, Germany
Arttribune, Italy
Il Giorno, Italy
Il Gornale. Italy
TVN Televisonet, Italy
That's Contemporary, Italy
ToBE Magazine, Italy
ZERO, Italy
Il Cittadino, Italy
Libero, Italy
Milanoplatinum, Italy
Panorama, Italy
Naples Noteworthy, US
Strife Journal, UK
American Artist, US
Palat Magazine, NL
Arte, Italy
Arte Fuse, US
L'Allure des Mots Magazine, US
Schon, Magazine. UK
KULT Magazine, Italy
American Art Collectors, US
Malibu Arts Review, CA
Artribune, Italy
American Painter Introduction, US
Art Daily, US
Huffington Post, US
NY Arts Magazine, US
Exibart, Italy
The International Review of African American Art, US
American Art Collectors, AZ
Art Pulse, Magazine, US
Art Districts, Magazine, US
Forbes Magazine, US
Aesthetica Magazine, York, UK
The College of William & Mary, US
Art Pulse Magazine, US
Lodown Magazine, Germany
Artes Magazine, US
Art Districts Magazine, US
Art News Magazine, US
Art-Interview, Germany
World Culture News, Russia
Zurban Magazine, Paris
Tampa Tribune, Tampa, FL

2017 rfo TV Bayern Traunstein solo show
2016 WINK TV, “Examine and Report” Film announcement, Fort Myers
2016 Fox 4 Now Morning News Examine and Report Film
2016 Opinione Moda TV Triennale Di Milano Museum
2016 Televisionet TV Triennale Di Milano Museum
2007 Fox 4 Now Morning Show Gallery on fifth
2006 WGCU NPR Radio, Amy Tardif “Urban Expressions”, Fort Myers
2005 WGCU NPR, Radio, “An Urban perspective” Fort Myers
2005 LCI, French News, Paris France
2003 Detroit Fox 2 News Ford Motor Company Paintings
2003 ABC 7 News, “Ford Paintings”, Fort Myers
2003 NBC 2 News, “Ford Paintings”, Fort Myers
2003 WGCU NPR, Radio, “Ford Motor Company paintings” Fort Myers