1980 born in Raabs/Thaya
lives and works in Berlin
1999–2006 Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna
2002–2003 Hochschule für bildende Kunst, Hamburg

Solo Shows

2018 Fundstücke & Teilstücke (with Vincenzo Baviera), schauraum multipleart, Zürich
2017 Florian Schmidt and Adrián S. Bara, Johannes Vogt Gallery, New York
Wall Works – 8 Weeks, 4 Exhibitions, Daniel Marzona, Berlin
2016 Pan Shot, Åplus, Berlin
2015 Affinities, Philipp von Rosen Galerie, Cologne
In-Dis-Appearance.Verschwinden und Erscheinen in der
Gegenwartskunst (mit Jannane Al-Ani), E-Werk Freiburg im Breisgau
Atopic Narratives (mit Hanako Geierhos), Vessel Room Project, Berlin
Uncertain Equality, Der Würfel – Neumeister Bar-Am, Berlin
2014 Limitation, New Galerie, Paris
Ambit, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Berlin
Skip, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna
Armatures, New Galerie, New York
Zona Maco (with New Galerie), Mexico City
2013 Florian Schmidt, Kunsthalle Krems Factory, Krems
Armory Show (with Galerie Andreas Huber), New York
2012 SPOT, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York
HOLD, Galleria Suzy Shammah, Milan
2011 FIAC Paris (with New Galerie)
Synchron, New Galerie, Paris
Turn, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna
Haute (with Volker Eichelmann), Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco
Need, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York
2010 Qualia, Oil&Water, Galerie Ben Kaufmann (with Agnieszka Szostek), Berlin
Ancient&Modern (with Volker Eichelmann), London
Independent (with New Galerie, Paris), New York
Art Brussels (with New Galerie), Paris
2009 voice, Galleria Suzy Shammah, Milan
out blue, Kunstraum Eisengraberamt pp, Gföhl
2008 forms, terms, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna
synonym, New Galerie de France, Paris
2007 Michael Hall Contemporary (with Gilbert Bretterbauer), Vienna
2005 Sachlichkeit, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna

Group Shows

2019 PER ALBIN, EKAZENT, Vienna
The Space of Painting, Philipp von Rosen Galerie, Cologne
all out, KWADRAT, Berlin
Intoto #7, Kunstverein am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin
Group Show, Jason Haam, Seoul
CARRY ON, FOLD Gallery, London
2018 Salon der Gegenwart 2018, Salon der Gegenwart, Hamburg
Demi-gros, Safe Gallery at Les Valseuses, Berlin
Schmidt Schmidt Hansen, SOX, Berlin
2017 Unachievements, Salon du Salon, Marseille
Tectonical, Fold Gallery, London
Social Geometrism, Kunst am Spreeknie, Berlin
Auf der Schwelle (invited by Daniel Lergon), Bar Babette, Berlin
Blue Notes #3, Copyright, Berlin
winter hang, New Galerie, Paris
2016 NAK Benefizauktion, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen
Group show, Botschaft, Uferhallen, Berlin
2015 Berlin and Munich in artistic dialogue, m+project Kunstraum, Munich
Thirty shades of white, Galerie Praz-Delavallade, Paris
NAK Benefizauktion, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen
Ursula von Rydingsvard and Others: Materials and Manipulations, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton
Black Methamorphosis, Four Six One Nine, Los Angeles
Florian Schmidt / Jana Schroeder, Archive Yves Klein, Paris
Can’t hug every cat, Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin
Frequently asked questions, frontviews temporary, Berlin
klein anfangen, Kunstraum Langenlois
2014 How to paint, Super Dakota, Brussels
Accrochage, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Cologne
Backward Forward, New Galerie, Paris
(S)ITUATIONS, L’architecte, le musée et le collectionneur, Musée du Pays de Sarrebourg, Sarrebourg
Abstrakt – Konkret, Parlament, Vienna
Along the Lines, Marc Straus Gallery, New York
2013 Infra-Mince, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Berlin
Art at the Core: The Intersection of Visual Art, Performance & Technology, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
Faces and Facets: Recent Acquisition, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton
Shifting Conditions - Galerie Andreas Huber @ New Galerie Paris, New Galerie, Paris
Revised Abstraction, Grieder Contemporary, Zurich
Painting after Painting, Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt/Main
The Program, Gallery 400, University of Illnois at Chicago, Chicago
2012 Matthias Dornfeld / Hansjoerg Dobliar / Florian Schmidt, Tanja Pol Galerie, Munich
Future and Reality, 5th Beijing International Art Biennale, National Art Museum of China, Beijing
Le Box, Fonds M-ARCO, Marseille
Timed Up And Go Test, Sophie-Gips-Höfe, Berlin
Painting...EXPANDED, Espacio 1414, Berezdivin Collection, Puerto Rico
Once Upon, Kunstverein Arnsberg
2011 About Painting, ABC – Art Berlin Contemporary, Berlin (with Galleria Suzy Shammah)
Alex Olson / Tania Perez Cordova / Florian Schmidt, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London
oder so: Malerei konkret / abstrakt, Overbeck-Gesellschaft, Lübeck
2010 Brand New You're Retro, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna
Malerei: Prozess und Expansion, MUMOK, Vienna
Fahrenheit, Kunstraum Schattendorf, Schattendorf
Central Europe Revisited III, Schloss Esterházy, Eisenstadt
Die dritte Dimension, New Galerie, Paris
To be Titled, Jonathan Viner, London
Open, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York
2009 Halbjahresgaben, Tanzschule-Projects, Munich
Collaborations, Autocenter, Berlin
About Premises and Promises (cur.), Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna
Wiener Musterzimmer (with Gilbert Bretterbauer), Belvedere, Vienna
2008 Paper, Scissors, Stone (cur. by Gyonata Bonvicini), Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm
Ich und Kaminski, Brick-5, Vienna
spektrum (bild/netz/lampe/buch) (with G. Bretterbauer, C. & I. Hohenbüchler), Kunsthaus Muerz, Muerz
La Petite Histoire (cur. by Gyonata Bonvicini), Kunstraum NOE, Vienna
Hommage an die Zeichnung (cur. by Gerald Matt), Parlament, Vienna
FIKTION. NARRATION. STRUKTUR (cur. by Andreas Huber), Artnews Projects, Berlin
Existence in A Letter (cur. by Barbara Buchmaier), Cluster, Berlin
2007 7 Galerien aus Wien – Open Art 2007, Rathausgalerie, Munich
Summer Camp, Visitematente, Berlin
Virtuoso Interpretor (cur. by Barbara Buchmaier), Cluster, Berlin
Exportation (cur. by Andreas Huber), T293, Naples
NO)))2, Kunstbüro, Vienna
Evasive Action, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna
VISCOSITY and CONSTRUCTION (cur.), Bell Street Project Space, Vienna
Trüber Kosmos (cur.), Kunstverein Weiden, Weiden
Field Works, Galerie Remont, Belgrad
Pollenflug, Sonderschau Art Cologne, Cologne
Anzengruber Biennale, Vienna
2006 Gezeichnet, Niederösterreichisches Landesmuseum, St. Pölten
Patrick Hill / Eileen Quinlan / Florian Schmidt, Galerie Kosak Hall, Vienna
Abstraktion & Überleben (cur. by Dominik Sittig), Kunstbunker-Forum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Nürnberg
Janus, Bell Street Project Space, Vienna
De Fabriek, Rotterdam (with Hanako Geierhos, Aino Setälä, Mezli Vega)
House of Legacy, Belgrad (with Hanako Geierhos)
2005 Tot durch kritische Vernunft, Atelier FFM, Frankfurt/Main (with Roland Seidel)
Lassie Come Home, SKAM, Hamburg
Ways in / Ways out (cur. by Andreas Huber), Kunstverein Horn, Horn
Die Ritter der Tafelrunde, Künstlerhaus Passagen Galerie, Vienna
Cmelka/Part/Schmidt, kunstraum arcade, Mödling