Went on a quick Chelsea art tour this afternoon, here are some images from my favorite painting show of the afternoon. Michael Alvarez, We’re Out Here, Marlborough Contemporary, NYC. See more of Michael’s work here.
Just got my first issue of Frieze Mag in the mail after letting my subscription lapse for a year+. I really enjoy Frieze SO much more than Artforum! Artforum can get soooooooooo boring but Frieze always mixes it up just the right amount (not just about fine art all the time), I enjoy the artists […]
Cheap & Plastique Issue 12
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.
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 in […]
Studio visit with Frank Webster
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. […]
Studio Visit with Kelsey Henderson
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 […]
Studio Visit with Salman Toor
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 […]
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Highlights from the last time I wandered around Chelsea this November. Willie Doherty, The Amnesiac and other recent video and photographic works, at Alexander and Bonin Gallery. October 25, 2014 through December 6, 2014 Gallery information here, press release here. Installation view. Installation view. Installation view. Future Fear III, 2014 Future Fear IV, 2014 Still […]
Christian Patterson lecture at Pratt
Christian Patterson will be speaking at Pratt Institute later this evening. See details on Pratt’s website. And to see more of Christian’s work go here. From the series Redheaded Peckerwood (above and below 5). From the series Axis. From the series Lost Home. From the series Sound Effects.