Heather Morgan interviews the painter Everest Hall. Studio photographs by Violet Shuraka. Everest and I attended graduate school at Yale at the same time, so I have been a long time fan of his painterly mastery. Your work at that time was very painstaking and slow. How would you describe the way your process has […]
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.
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 […]
GO SEE: Heather Morgan and Paul D’Agostino Foofaraw & Spleen at Lodge Gallery May 10th, 2017 – June 11th, 2017 All images © Heather Morgan.
Alice Neel, Uptown is on view at David Zwirner Gallery until April 22nd.
Heather Morgan and I have know each other since the first day of college in Boston, MA, long ago (so long ago I cannot reveal the date!) Now we both live in Greenpoint, Brooklyn and are practically neighbors. I like to visit her studio every few months to see what she has upon her easel. This […]
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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 […]
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. […]
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. […]