John Franzen (1981) was born in Aachen, Germany. Both parents were nurses.
With 7 years he grew up in Belgium.
Later he attended the Academy of Fine Arts in Maastricht, Netherlands 2002-2007, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.
Working in various disciplines and materials, he focuses on the theme and production of complex frames of concepts with the focus of the inherent primordiality.
He lives and works in Maas