„I try to operate on that emotional, visceral level – just put a mark down and respond“


Working on a magazine and simultaneously curating a show in NYC, artist Madeleine Dietrich has had some busy weeks. An interview about intimacy, events production and the future of art shows.

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Painting – Paint Interview with Julia Gruner


Sometimes reinventing a painterly gesture comes along  naturally and does not feel forced. Presented next to a lime green designer leather couch on a low glass table, Julia Gruner’s (*1984, lives in Cologne) pieces were surprisingly different from to the rest of works presented at the annual prize show for the 14th Hogan Lovells Art Prize 2014 in the Sky Tower, Düsseldorf. Weiterlesen “Painting – Paint Interview with Julia Gruner”

Malika Si Youcef – Negative Landscape. A studio visit

I met Malika Si Youcef a few weeks ago, a young painter that came all the way from Bordeaux (France) to work in a studio in Istanbul. The studio she rented with her boyfriend, a photographer, was just across the street and I could see them working whenever I looked out of my window.

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