Issue 12 of Cheap & Plastique is now available, in it’s entirety, on Issuu. If you like pretending to flip through a magazine on thee internet do please have a look, plenty of things to entertain your eyeballs in this issue! CLICK HERE to be magically transported to Issuu land.
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 […]
Way back in 2010 I did one of my first Cheap & Plastique studio visits with Brooklyn artist, Paul Brainard. Check out the visit here. Currently there is a show up at Lodge Gallery (131 Chrystie St, New York, New York), Paul Brainard: Roasted, a group exhibition celebrating Paul as both an artist and curator. […]
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 […]
Cheap & Plastique’s top picks for Chelsea’s October exhibitions. Trevor Paglen at Metro Pictures, Sept. 10 – Oct. 24. More information here. Installation view, 2015. Metro Pictures, New York. Installation view, 2015. Metro Pictures, New York. Installation view, 2015. Metro Pictures, New York. Installation view, 2015. Metro Pictures, New York. Nigel Cooke, Black Mimosa, at […]
Went to see the Gilbert & George: The Early Years exhibition at MoMa over the weekend. I love these men. Exhibition is up until September 27th, info here.
Salman in his Bushwick, Brooklyn studio. Cheap & Plastique’s Violet Shuraka interviews Brooklyn-based artist Salman Toor for issue #12. Portraits by Violet Shuraka. All artwork ©Salman Toor. See more of Salman’s work here. C & P: You live and work in Brooklyn, NYC. How long have you been in the city and what brought you […]
Charles Atlas, The Waning of Justice, Luhring Augustine Chelsea, Feb 7 – Mar 14, 2015. More information here. Installation views. Images courtesy ©Luhring Augustine Chelsea. Beautiful Monsters, Curated by Douglas Fogle, Gladstone Gallery, January 28 – February 27, 2015. More info here. Installation views. Jack Smith. Images courtesy ©Gladstone Gallery. Matters of Pattern with Louise […]
Letter of Complaint, Rachel Reupke, at Cubitt Art Space. Opening Wednesday January 21st from 6:30 PM – 9 PM. The exhibition is up through March 1, 2015. More information here. If there were any way I could get myself to England next week I would certainly be going to this opening! If you already reside […]
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