Drawing, Painitng, Illiustration,

Martin Krusche

Germany 1982

Urban Art, Illustration, Painting, Prints, Design


Martin Krusche
Martin Krusche
March 3, 2015
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Martin Krusche is a Berlin based illustrator and a visual artist. He creates his art by combining variety of media, from pencil and water color on paper to mixed media on cardboard and wood.

Krusche was born in Osterzell in Bavaria region where he finished his secondary school. After the internship in 2002 he began his studies of the Communication Design at FHTW Berlin, which he finished in 2008. Same year he entered the college he created his own label titled YACKFOU where he is currently a free illustrator and also as art director. The Label is a graphic-based fashion brand from Berlin, and it is a result of cooperation between Martin and his fellow designer.

For this label he creates illustrations and graphics, and those characters and objects can’t be seen not only on Berlin’s shirts but also on Europe’s and World’s ones. He is working as an illustrator on the one hand for various clients and while simultaneously taking part at exhibitions and shows with his free illustrations and art.

In 2014 Krusche started teaching Silkscreen, at HTW university, Berlin. From 2001 till present day, Kuscher has been exhibiting thoroughly and has been awarded on numerous occasion for his work.

Martin Krusche currently lives and works in Berlin.

YearExhibition TitleGallery/MuseumSolo/Group
2001Group ExhibitionAltbau Irsee »Graffiti«Group
2002Groupexhibition »3 Generationen«, Deutsche Bank KaufbeurenGroup
2003-2004Groupexhibition »In neuem Licht« Kunsthaus KaufbeurenGroup
2005Groupexhibtion »Pop delüx« Altbau IrseeGroup
2006Exhibition »Yackfounghi« BerlinGroup
2008Groupexhibition »Unnamed« the Box32 Gallery, BerlinGroup
2008Taking part at the Streetartaction »Fake Signs« in Lyon, SeptemberGroup
2008Groupexhibition »Peter, Martin, Eva« Altbau IrseeGroup
2008Exhibition »The Truth Hurts« Nice Nice Gallery, HannoverGroup
2009Exhibition the Bright Tradeshow, FrankfurtGroup
2009Exhibition »Ugly&Drippy – Martin Krusche vs. LaFraise« West Berlin Gallery, BerlinGroup
2009Exhibition »Lose Your Mind« Vetomat, BerlinGroup
2009Lecture about my illustrations FH WürzburgGroup
2010Groupexhibitions »7sins« Tenerife Las Palmas, MadridGroup
2010Groupexhibition in the constantly exhibition Box32 gallery, BerlinGroup
2010Different Group Exhibitions with the »Amos-Showtime«Vinyl Cover, GermanyGroup
2010Taking part at »Vector Lounge«, Live painting Berlin vs. Paris Westberlin GalleryGroup
2010Taking part at »Secret Wars Europe League« European Streetart BattleGroup
2010Exhibition »Martin Krusche« at Superplan, BerlinGroup
2011Exhibition »YACKFOU Art Exhibition & Collection Release« Box 32 Gallery, BerlinGroup
2012Groupexhibition »Aus alt wird anders« Die Metzgerei, AugsburgGroup
2012Live Painting Event »Artnapping«(Painting Skateboards for a good cause), BerlinGroup
2012Art Fair »Stroke Urban Art Fair« Skateboard Deck, BerlinGroup
2013Urban Art Group Exhibition »In Your Face« F6ZEHN Halle, AugsburgGroup
2013Group Exhibition »The Circle Show«, Urban Spree, BerlinGroup
2013Urban Art Fair »Stroke« Alte Münze, BerlinGroup
2013Urban Art Fair »Conturbanaries« RAW, BerlinGroup
2014Group Show »Our friends on the Peachbeach« Urban Spree, BerlinGroup