ARTIST STUDIO VISITS

JEN RAY

Berlin Art Link studio visit with Jen Ray

Article by Alison Hugill, Studio Visit photos by Conor Clarke – in Berlin; Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013.

As I suspected it would be – strangely, even before meeting Jen Ray in person – the studio visit was both laid-back and intellectually enlightening. The space is not huge (a converted living room in a Prenzlauer Berg flat) but big…[read on…]

STEFAN KAMINSKI

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Stefan Kaminski

Article by Melissa Steckbauer, Studio Visit photos by Stephanie Third – in Berlin; Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013.

Seated in his studio in Mitte, the shy but generous Kaminski speaks to me about his work. While I listen I survey. The room is a smattering of emotional fixtures and patterned surfaces: the black and white dog on the sofa, the ailing wickerwork…[read on…]

PLASTIQUE FANTASTIQUE

Berlin Art Link Studio Visits with Plastique Fantastique

Article by Jazmina Figueroa, Studio Visit photos by Stephanie Third – in Berlin; Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013.

At the Plastique Fantastique office, I was first struck by the atmosphere: a low-lit corridor with a few disco balls and model airplanes hanging from the ceiling, transforming the small hallway into a laid-back and playful discotheque…[read on…]

IVO GRETENER

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Ivo Gretener

Article by Alicia Reuter, Studio Visit photos by Florian Denzin – in Berlin; Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013.

It was a typical fall day in Berlin when I visited Ivo Gretener’s studio – housed in Kreuzberg’s Aqua Carré – slightly cloudy, flashes of sun overshadowed by the threat of rain, and piles of leaves perfect for kicking had just started to pile up…[read on…]

KATHARINA FENGLER

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Katharina Fengler

Article by Sarah Gretsch, Studio Visit photos by Conor Clark – in Berlin; Monday, Oct. 07, 2013.

A ten-minute walk from S-Bahn station Pankow-Heinersdorf, behind rows of quaint German houses with front gardens, I find the studio of Katharina Fengler in a place that feels nothing like Berlin…[read on…]

MICHAEL SAILSTORFER

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Michael Sailstorfer

Article by Alison Hugill, Studio Visit photos by Conor Clark – in Berlin; Tuesday, Aug. 07, 2013.

Rumour has it that Michael Sailstorfer’s studio building in Weissensee, on the tranquil outskirts of Berlin’s Prenzlauer Berg district, was once the production studio of early German film pioneer Joe May[read on…]

ANDY GRAYDON

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Andy Graydon

Article by Alena Sokhan, Studio Visit photos by Conor Clarke – in Berlin; Tuesday, Jul. 30, 2013.

Andy Graydon‘s studio has been left in a state of preserved neatness while most of his current work has been migrated to a residency in Vienna. He seems pleasantly challenged by having to transfer his work back to Berlin through…[read on…]

CATHERINE LORENT

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Catherine Lorent

Article by Alena Sokhan, Studio Visit photos by Chloé Richard – in Berlin; Tuesday, Jul. 16, 2013.

Sitting in Catherine Lorent’s Berlin studio in Wedding beside two grand pianos, a stack of Schubert scores on the bench (Schubert is important, she tells us), Lorent starts explaining Thrash Metal…[read on…]

ARIEL REICHMAN

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Ariel Reichman

Article by Sarah Gretsch, Photos by Uri Gershuni, Ariel Reichman in Berlin // Jul. 09, 2013
For a studio visit with a conceptual artist, the premise of ours with Ariel Reichman may sound underwhelming: a stark white room in Tel Aviv seen through the lens of a pixilated Skype video call…[read on]


MARIO DE VEGA

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Mario de Vega

Article by Alison Hugill, Studio Visit photos by Trevor Good – in Berlin; Tuesday, Jun. 25, 2013.

A survey of Mario de Vega’s artistic oeuvre – his impressive collection of site-specific interventions and acoustic events – leaves wide open the question of what goes on in his studio…[read on…]

JAMES CLAR

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with James Clar

Article by Lucia Love, Studio Visit photos by Kristy Leibowitz – in New York; Tuesday, Jun. 11, 2013.

Located on Hall street a stone’s throw from Pratt institute is an enclave of studios within a repurposed industrial building–– another victorious acquisition of real-estate for the Brooklyn…[read on…]

JULIUS VON BISMARCK

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Julius von Bismarck

Article by Jessyca Hutchens; Studio Visit photos by Conor Clarke – in Berlin; Tuesday, May 28, 2013.

It’s easy to feel far removed from the city in this place. I’m looking out of a window over a large grassy field, the scene is quiet but for the low drone of a doom band rehearsing in a nearby studio…[read on…]