Bastian Börsig spoke with Adrienne Braun, art critic and journalist for art magazin, Süddeutsche Zeitung a. o. about his process of painting, abstraction, his inclination to comics and the tradtion of the German painting.
Tim Plamper and Sophia Pompéry discussed together with Dr. Anke Hervol (Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Berlin) about their working process for the double show as well as about their works. The talk was held within the exhibition and offered a deeper understanding of the works.
Jan Kage from Radio Arty Berlin discusses with some of the artists of the group show "Scheitern - so many ways to fail". Can failure be an artistic strategy? And what about failure in private life? An interesing evening!
Erwin Olaf´s 2nd solo show at Wagner + Partner is discussed by Celina Lunsford from Fotografie Forum Frankfurt. The talk was well visited and Erwin Olaf explained the audience why he chose Berlin as place for his latest series. The exhibition was a German debut for this series.
Dr. Ralf Burmeister (Berlinische Galerie) talks with Peter Dreher about his life time project "Day by Day Good day" (Tag um Tag Guter Tag) and his current solo show "The Clover Flower" at Wagner + Partner. This paintning project consisting of 80 plates was done over a period of 35 years.
Dr. Andreas Schalhorn from Berlin´s Kupferstichkabinett talks with the Düsseldorf based photo artist Josef Schulz about his latest work which is shown in contrast to Georg Karl Pfahler, a German painter.
Curator Dr. Ralf F. Hartmann guides the audience through the exhibition and discusses with the artists Gutsche, Hennevogl and Speckmann about their different styles in linocut. The exhibition is documented by a catalogue.
In 2011 gallery Wagner + Partner started its series of artist talks with curators and jounalists to give a deeper insight in the exhibitions. The artists talks are open to all visitors. Dr. Ludger Derenthal (Director Museum of Photography, Berlin) talks with artist Thomas Wrede on the occasion of his solo show "Anywhere".