Darren Almond

Just saw that Darren Almond is having a show in Berlin at Galerie Max Hetzler. I wish I could hop on a plane right now to go see it. I saw Almond’s Hemispheres and Continents show at Matthew Marks Gallery in 2013 and completely fell in love with his work. DARREN ALMOND / CARL BLECHEN […]

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Tobias Faisst

An interview with Berlin-based photographer/graphic designer Tobias Faisst for Cheap & Plastique #11. See more of his work here. Issue 11 also features interviews with the artists Admiral Grey, Tobias Hild, Tonya Douraghy, Shane Lavalette, Ted McGrath, Emilia Olsen, Lisa Vanin, Hidde van Schie, & Mickey Z, all articles will be coming soon to this […]

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georg parthen

untitled, 2004, 23.6 x 19.7 in, from Beaugrenelle I am bringing back some of my favorite past interviews as I prepare to release issue 11 of Cheap & Plastique. C & P interviewed Berlin-based artist Georg Parthen for Issue 10. See more of Mr. Parthen’s work here. C & P: You live in Berlin currently. […]

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christian hellmich

O.T.5, oil on canvas, 2006 Cheap & Plastique interviews Berlin-based artist Christian Hellmich for Issue 10. See more of Mr. Hellmich’s work here. Christian’s paintings are currently on view here. C & P: Where did you grow up? Did the environment you experienced as a youth influence your decision to become an artist? Or influence […]

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nicolas wollnik

untitled, 11d01, 57 x 42 cm, 2011 Cheap & Plastique interviews Berlin-based artist Nicolas Wollnik for Issue 9. C & P: You are currently living in Berlin. What do you like most about living in Berlin? Least? Nicolas: Berlin is a city that has in many ways still a lot of space to offer both […]

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Bongoût Berlin

Above spreads from Chapter One: Down The Rabbit Hole, Unique Silkscreened book, 33 x 46 cm, 2010 Cheap & Plastique interviews Berlin-based, multi-talented artists/publishers Christian Gfeller & Anna Hellsgård of Bongoût for Issue 9. C & P: How did Bongoût begin? How did you start collaborating with Anna Hellsgård? When did you open the Bongoût […]

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horst ademeit

Horst Ademeit’s Secret Universe was up at the Hamburger Bahnhof, in Berlin, from May 13 — September 25. From the Hamburger Bahnhof website: With Secret Universe, Hamburger Bahnhof begins a series of exhibitions focusing on artists who have so far remained largely neglected by the established art discourse. The first exhibition in this series is […]

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evgenij kozlov (e-e)

Discovered Russian-born, Berlin-based, artist Evgenij Kozlov (aka E-E) at the Ostalgia group show at the New Museum. Ostalgia is up until October 2, 2011, you should check it out, there are some really good Russian artists (working in a variety of mediums) to see at this exhibition! And this installation of E-E’s work is amazing […]

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anne lass

Cheap & Plastique interviews Berlin-based photographer Anne Lass for Issue 8. C & P: Where do you currently live? Anne: Berlin, Germany. C & P: What do you like most about living in Berlin? Least? Is this where you grew up? Anne: I have lived in Berlin for three years now. I like the atmosphere, […]

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