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  • April 2024: For two weeks Frank is working at the University of Edinburgh to concentrate on writings for the doctoral project “Allegory for Pedagogy, Sculpture as an Educational Tool”.
  • June 2023: Frank was asked to contribute with a text to the exhibition catalogue “a pillow fort & other soft things” of Eetu Huhtala, the young artist of the year 2023 in Finland. Published by Tampere Art Museum
  • June 2023: As You May Sense – En­vi­ron­ment, Data, Con­t­a­m­i­na­tion group ex­hi­bi­tion. As part of Helsinki Biennial 2023 New Directions May Emerge, Jussi Parikka and Samir Bhowmik were tasked to develop an artistic research studio that addresses relevant methods for the affective and sensed datascapes of the city and the broader region, including the Finnish Gulf. The exhibition is also part of Uniarts Helsinki’s Research Pavilion. Artists: Frank Brümmel, Bruno Caldas, Saara Hannula, Leena Kela, Lauri Lähteenmäki, Orla Mc Hardy, Heini Nieminen, Antti Nyyssölä, Ville Raasakka, Johanna Sulalampi, Qiong Zhang https://www.uniarts.fi/en/events/as-you-may-sense-environment-data-contamination-group-exhibition/
  • May 2023: their room washed with hot light / 6.5.-28.5.2023     Turku/Finland Curated by Iona Roisin and Eeva-Maija Pulkkinen. With: Arina Baranova, CAConrad, Cameron Awkward-Rich, Eetu Sihvonen, Eeva-Maija Pulkkinen, Fathia Mohidin, Frank Brümmel, Iisa Lepistö, Inari Virmakoski, Inga Meldere, Iona Roisin, Isto Rahkila, Jenny Brady, Mikko Kuorinki, Minjee Hwang Kim, Niko Tiinanen, Nina Danino, Raisa Marja Suksi, Sara Blosseville, Xan Phillips & Yoojin Lee. The exhibition is supported by Arts Promotion Centre Finland and City of Turku and the curatorial work of the exhibition has been supported by Turku Art Society and Koneen Säätiö. 
  • February 2023: Project grant by the Finnish Cultural Foundation. https://skr.fi/en
  • December 2022: First writings from the Ecology Thinking research studio course are out. Frank’s text is on stone weathering of stone built heritage, Granite Illusion: https://blogit.uniarts.fi/en/blogs/ecological-thinking/#about
  • December 2022: Frank organized and hosts one of this years´ KuvA Research Days, entitled Applied Non-didactics: https://sites.uniarts.fi/en/web/kuvaresearchdays/14.12.2022
  • November 2022: Frank appointed as member of the National Council for the Visual Arts (Valtion visuaalisten taiteiden toimikunta) for 1.1.2023 – 31.12.2024, at Taike, the expert agency under the Ministry of Education and Culture in Finland. https://www.taike.fi/en/frontpage
  • October 2022: Kunsthalle Turku, Finland, Sculpture as a Carbon Storage curated by Eero Merimaa, https://turuntaidehalli.fi/en/kategoriat/tulevat-nayttelyt-en/
  • August 2022: Third issue of Shy Plumber is published, https://shyplumber.com  with a contribution by me, https://shyplumber.files.wordpress.com/2022/08/shy-plumber-issue-iii-final-1.pdf
  • August 2022: Frank participates in NIDA Doctoral Summer School, https://www.nidacolony.lt/en/nida-doctoral-school
  • August 2021: Frank accepted for Doctoral studies at the Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki
  • March 2021: Project grant by the Arts Promotion Centre Finland
  • August 2020: Frank appointed for a tenure-track position as lecturer in sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki
  • June 2019: Frank appointed for 5 years as lecturer in sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki
  • September 2018: For the next eight months Frank will work as Professor in sculpture, head of department, at the Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki
  • May 2018: Great to be a guest in the final exhibition assessment of the sculpture department at Vilnius Academy of Arts, Lithuania
  • May 2018: “Imaging the Spiritual Quest” is released:                                                            https://shop.unigrafia.fi/tuote/imaging-the-spiritual-quest-explorations-in-art-religion-and-spirituality/
  • February 2018: Project grant by the Arts Promotion Centre Finland
  • Autumn 2017: Together with coeditor Grant White editing the book “Imaging the Spiritual Quest”
  • May 2017: Project grant by The Arts Council of Varsinais-Suomi
  • May 2017: SHIFT / Art incubator, The Castle of Turku, Finland, curated by Ville Laaksonen
  • April 2017: Project grant by the Goethe-Institut Finnland
  • April 2017: Good Times, Solo Show at Gallery Sculptor Helsinki, Opening 11.4      17-19    https://sculptors.fi/exhibition/frank-brummel/
  • March 2017: The work Pallas at Gallery Alkovi, http://alkovi.linnake.net
  • February 2017: Lovely to be invited for a guest lecture and artist talk at the sculpture department of Aalto University.
  • ArtHelsinki, 7.-11.9.2016 with Gallery Sculptor
  • July 2016: Parantola: exhibition in Alvar Aalto´s spectacular architectural icon – The Paimion sanatorium. More info:http://www.titanik.fi/parantola/#en
  • April-May 2016: New works in the Arte=Rankka exhibition, Gallery Rankka, Makasiini L3, Helsinki
  • March 2016: Frank member of the year 2016 art competition jury of The Guild of Medallic Art in Finland
  • February 2016: Frank received a grant by the Finnish Cultural Foundation.
  • February 2016: Exhibition Kuvataideakatemian näyttely, Exhibition laboratory, Helsinki   Article about the show on YLEkulttuuricocktail: http://yle.fi/aihe/artikkeli/2016/02/12/kuvataideakatemian-nayttelyssa-tavisten-tyot-ovat-rinnan-taiteilijoiden-teosten
  • January 2016: A welcome change: Frank member of the jury to decide about an artwork done by pupils of the Deutsche Schule Helsinki for the German Embassy in Helsinki.
  • January 2016: After 1-year state grant Frank reassumes the post as lecturer of sculpture at the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts, Helsinki
  • January 2016: Speechkaraoke in Bangkok
  • January 2016: Frank elected board member of the Finnish Sculptors Union
  • July 2015: New stone labs in the exhibition VALTIO+ / www.valtioplus.fi
  • June 2015: Frank finished studies of pedagogy and educational sciences at the University of Turku
  • March 2015: Frank member of the jury to decide about the “Tampereen rantatunnelin ilmanvaihtopiippua”- puplic art competition. Executed by Tampere Artmuseum and the City of Tampere, Finland.
  • February 2015: Project grant by the Finnish Cultural Foundation.

 

  • December 2014: Magazine issueX writes about the art and religion course at the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts: http://www.issuex.fi/en/opiskelijat-kirkkoon/
  • August 2014: Frank received a 1-year state grant by the Arts Council of Finland.
  • May 2014: Frank appointed for a 5-years post as lecturer at the sculpture department of the Finnish Academy Of Fine Arts, University Of The Arts, Helsinki.
  • Speechkaraoke at the Lavaklubi of the Finnish National Theater in Helsinki in May 2014.
  • In April 2014 Speechkaraoke at The Aine Artmuseum in  Tornio and in the  Rovaniemi Artmuseum, Finland.
  • In February 2014 the stoneplate Sold Out Forever on display in ForumBox Gallery, Helsinki.
  • In January 2014 Speechkaraoke at the International Filmfestival Rotterdam.