Heather Morgan interviews the painter John Mitchell. Studio photographs by Violet Shuraka. John Mitchell is a painter in what is today considered “the traditional mold”— undergraduate at Chicago Art Institute and graduate study at Yale. We worked in studios just down the hall from one another 18 years ago at Yale. Today I am […]
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Jessica Peters is a Canadian painter. I came across her work and met her at Volta NY this past March in her Galerie Simon Blais sponsored solo booth. Please see more of Jessica’s work here. Triade, 2014, acrylic and spray paint on canvas, 63 x 57 inches C & P: Where did you grow up? Did the environment you experienced […]
I just finished directing my first official music video for the Brooklyn band, Triple Hex. I have been shooting footage for months, while meandering through various city streets—in NYC, London, & Dublin—eyes peeled for sparkly lights, sleazy joints with sexy mannequins, and old neon strip club, bar, and restaurant signs. The video showcases Triple Hex […]
Frank in his Fort Greene, Brooklyn studio. Frank Webster is a Brooklyn based painter, and all around sharp guy. We visited his studio on a balmy day in December for issue #12. It was a great place to reflect on the apocalypse. Interview by Cheap & Plastique‘s Heather Morgan. Please see more of Frank’s work here. […]
Kelsey in her Williamsburg, Brooklyn studio. Cheap & Plastique‘s Violet Shuraka interviews Brooklyn-based artist Kelsey Henderson for issue #12. Portraits and studio shots by Violet Shuraka. All artwork ©Kelsey Henderson. See more of Kelsey’s work here. C & P: You live and work in Brooklyn, NYC. How long have you been in the city and what […]
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