& Gallery

Aleksander Todorovic St. Mr Zuck
Serbian painter and satirist
Aleksandar Todorovic

Hypocrisy, tyranny and modern novelty will find no refuge from the discerning gaze of Serbian artist Aleksandar Todorovic.

Sound & Film exhibition
A 1-minute micro-documentary

In the culmination of a two-month exhibition, five artists and one director come together in a glorious crescendo of audio/visual masterwork.

Mixed media art
Ester Fleckner

Exploring the uncomfortable actualities of mediation through the VR art of Dooley Murphy.

Elio Ticca 'The Heavenly Keys' for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Elio Ticca

Transnational artist Elio Ticca talks to me about his nature as a self-taught artist with a penchant for plasticity

Italian Performance Artist
Francesca Fini

Speaking with Italian multidisciplinary video and performance artist Francesca Fini about creating work to exist within a digital reality.

Sculpture Installation
Anne Kristin Kristiansen

Exploring the uncomfortable actualities of mediation through the VR art of Dooley Murphy.

GRIPFACE artwork examples for Blacklisted Copenhage
Street and Urban Artist

Spanish artist Gripface talks about balancing the practice of his work across the wilds of the streets and the confines of the gallery.

Simon Granshorn interview with Blacklisted Copenhagen
A conversation in the studio
Simon Ganshorn

For the Danish artist Simon Ganshorn, art is a gateway to an alternative reality where the artist’s deepest thoughts and feelings are connected to human desire.

Riccardo Matlakas 'Melting Borders' for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary Artist
Riccardo Matlakas

Cross-disciplinary artist Riccardo Matlakas has been using his art and performance to slowly chip away at the borders that we have drawn for ourselves, and we speak with him about that passion.

Søren Behncke exhibition 'Alphabet' at V1 Gallery • Blacklisted Copenhagen
Danish Contemporary Artist
Søren Behncke

In his latest exhibition, Danish artist Søren Behncke explores the semiotics within visual art and expands upon these meanings through the development of his own vocabulary and alphabet.

Virtual Reality Artist
Dooley Murphy

Exploring the uncomfortable actualities of mediation through the VR art of Dooley Murphy.

Danish Artist and Illustrator
Eva Kragh Petersen

Stopping to consider the intimacy of pain in a world beyond our control through the paintings of Eva Kragh Petersen

Geoff McFetridge exhibition at Eighteen Gallery for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Eighteen Exhibition
Geoff Mcfetridge

Photography of the latest exhibition at Copenhagen's Eighteen Gallery by artist Geoff McFetridge

Molly Rapp interview with Blacklisted Copenhagen
New York multi-discipline artist
Molly Rapp

Speaking with New York-based artist Molly Rapp about her work and practice of self-photography.

Simon Kirk artwork for interview in Blacklisted Copenhagen
UK-Based painter
Simon Kirk

Uk-based painter Simon Kirk talks about his fascination with creating visual narratives through the use of collage, paint, and copy.

Lolita Pelegrime for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Lithuanian Painter
Lolita Pelegrime

Copenhagen’s Slowroom Contemporary and Vess team up for the debut solo exhibition of artist Lolita Pelegrime.

Raphael Mazzucco exhibition Blacklisted Copenhagen
Never Ending Summer
Raphael Mazzucco & Alan Waring

An exhibition of paintings Canadian artist Raphael Mazzucco and sculptures by Danish artist Alan Waring.

Kevin Francis Gray exhibition at Andersen's Contemporary. Blacklisted Copenhagen
Photo Editorial
Kevin Francis Gray

The Irish sculptor Kevin Francis Gray presents his first major solo show in Copenhagen at Andersen's Contemporary gallery.

Jay Gard exhibition at Gether Contemporary. Photos by Kristiina Kooma for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Photo Editorial of Exhibition
Jay Gard

A photo editorial of the works of Jay Gard at Gether Contemporary

Roman Serra feature painting for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Roman Serra

Digging into the rules of composition that artist Roman Serra follows in the creation of his work.

Edgar Invoker 'Temporarily unnamed 1' painting for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Russian Mixed Media Painter
Edgar Invoker

We speak with Russian artist Edgar Invoker about his research into lucid dreaming and human consciousness, and how those subjects inspire his paintings.

Lithuanian Illustrator
Line Kusaite

Illustrator Lina Kusaite tells me about the impressively detailed work that she does illustrating children’s books, magazine covers, and creating vivid fantasy universes

Ene Bissenbakker artwork for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Copenhagen Painting Exhibition
Ene Bissenbakker

In a new collection of work hosted at Pavillion No.11, and curated by Slowroom Contemporary, Danish artist Ene Bissenbakker hides layers of meaning behind deeper layers of paint.

scerbo 'MEZZOCORPO' for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Installation Art

Italian artist Scerbo reflects on the deep pool of philosophy, science, and Buddhist doctrine which he pulls from in creating sculptures that work to preserve the vibrations of thought and action.

Installation Art
Matt Manalo

Artist Matt Manalo speaks about his works which developed from a desire to bring cultural whitewashing into the light - pun intended.

Stephanie Rittler 'Made in Germany'
Installation Art
Stephanie Rittler

Artists Stefanie Rittler and Jan Bernstein talk about their latest project ‘Made in Germany’ and how she uses subjects of consumption and apathy to fuel her work.

Mixed Media Paintings
Helena Sokol

An examination of the profane in the sacred in Helena Sokol's first solo show I C U Smiling.

Simon Fensholm interview for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Painting Exhibition
Simon Fensholm

The Copenhagen-based artist Simon Fensholm dives back through his prolific years to curate a collection of work that expresses the evolution of his style, process, and mindset.

PLX Tjärö Festival

The small Swedish island festival of PLX Tjärö is leading up to its second year, and I sit down with one of its organizers to learn more about what they have planned for this year.

Concept Art
Nen Chang

Artist and illustrator Nen Chang talks about the nature of her work, taking advantage of the Twitch community, and building a fan-base outside of the gallery scene.

Interview with Hannah Anbert 'Slower and Cheaper’ Exhibition at Overgaden
Hannah Anbert

Speaking with Hannah Anbert on performing the contraptions of exhaustion culture during her current exhibition ‘Slower and Cheaper’ at Overgaden Institut for Samtidskunst in Copenhagen

Joakim Drescher artwork for Blacklisted Magazine
Comic Art
Joakim Drescher

Graphic art exploring the terrifying and hilarious depths of existential absurdity.

Arnout van Albaba 'Jell-O Lemon' painting for Blacklisted Magazine
Jell-O Paintings
Arnout Van Albada

Dutch artist Arnout van Albada speaks about his tantalizing food portraits and his obsession with creating picturesque expressions of mundane objects.

Interview with Rose Eken about her exhibition
Micro Sculpture
Rose Eken

The Danish sculpture artist takes us back to a more rebellious youth through her newest collection and speaks about how resistance is more important than ever.

Juan Miguel Palacios image for interview with Blacklisted
Painting & Installation
Juan Miguel Palacios

The Brooklyn-based artist lets us in on his unique selection of mediums and technique for expanding traditional two-dimensional paintings into three-dimensional expression.

Eric Pause
Abstract Painting
Eric Pause

Exchanging some digital words with the Ontario-based artist about the collabs, spray cans, and dunnys that help shaped his style.

Zuhra Halil interview with Blacklisted
Art & Fashion
Zuhra Hilal

Copenhagen-based Afghan artist Zuhra Hilal speaks about her training in fashion design, and her use of clothing and textile, to explore larger conceptual ideas.

Mikael Takacs interview for Blacklisted Magazine
Marbling Painter
Mikael Takacs

Swedish Artist Mikael Takacs reveals his fascinating technique for expressing the human form through his own variation of an ancient Turkish printing technique

Troels Steenholdt Heiredal

Photographer and architect Troels Steenholdt Heiredal adventures deep in the rural countryside of upstate New York to capture the small town of Copenhagen for his recent project ‘Copenhagen NYDK.’

Artist Erik Formoe interview with Blacklisted Magazine
Erik Formoe

Norwegian artist Erik Formoe speaks about his long career as a painter and how he developed his modern symbolist portrait style.

Mark Lovejoy interview with Blacklisted
Mark Lovejoy

Artist Mark Lovejoy talks about his colorful motion-filled images capturing the life within ink and paint.

Nicky Sparre-Ulrich exhibition at Gether Contemporary for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Nikky Sparre-Ulrich

Artist Nicky Sparre-Ulrich explores the cross pollination of modernist and Moroccan culture through the exchange and appropriation of artistic style and aesthetics in his newest work ‘Apery.'

Marc hundley 'Computer', 2013
Group Show
V1 Gallery

V1 Gallery presents a collection of work by 14 New York based artist, curated by artist Sadie Laska, which explores introspection, existentialism, and the self.

Oil Painter
Carlos Delgado

The Toronto based visual artist Carlos Delgado talks about capturing expression in abstract portraiture as a representation of various masks we wear throughout life.

Former Commodity #4
Tobias Kirstein

Musician and artist Alexander Holm curates another exhibition in his 'Former Commodity' series with guest artist Tobias Kirstein, and we exchanged some words with Kirsten about the process.

HuskMitNavn painting for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Danish Artist

It’s not easy making your daily routines into art, but Copenhagen artist HuskMitNavn (Remember My Name) has transferred what could be lost in the daily commotion into an appreciation of the small, sincere details.

German Painter

Getting close to the elusive Hamburg-based artist to talk innocence and escapism

London Frieze review by Helena Sokol
Art Fair
London Frieze

Our feature writer Helena Sokol visited London’s Frieze art fair to take in the wealth of amazing art and culture along with the bureaucracy and nepotism that rules the art industry.

Erma Fiend feature image
Gif Animator
Erma Fiend

Talking with the New York based animator whose animated-GIF’s are intentionally walking the line between artistry and entertainment

Bo Christian Larrson in Gallery Eighteen - Photo by Jan Søndergaard
Swedish Installation Artist
Bo Christian Larsson

Working from intuition, borrowing from nature, and drawing inspiration from Shakespeare, ‘Light Traps’ is another ambitious collection of work from the Swedish artist

Sophie Dupont
Danish Installation Artist
Sophie Dupont

Visiting the studio of performance and visual artist Sophie Dupont to get a before and after look at her newest work, 'This will also change'. Now currently on exhibition at Overgaden.

AM DeBrincat 'Plum Sleep' detail from the Hello Sunshine collection
New York based painter
AM DeBrincat

After touching down on Danish soil, I spoke with the NY based artist about her newest collection of work she’ll be exhibiting in Malmø.

A selected work from Pete Lamberto's Slowroom Contemporary pop-up gallery
Gallery Premier Group Exhibition
Slowroom Contemporary

Looking into the motivations behind a brave new pop-up gallery and how the creation of art will always lead to more art

Corey Lamb collection for Blacklisted
Lowbrow Art
Corey Lamb

Dipping into the lowbrow art stylings of Florida-based artist to get the skinny on his work

Oakland Painter
Caitlin Hackett

Dipping into the carnal, elegant and ritualistic paintings of Oakland native Caitlin Hackett

Former Commodity #3
Vid Edda

In the third instalment of the Former Commodity series, we see the exploration of the minute spaces between idea and execution.

detail of Carla Chan exhibition 'Ashes of Snow' at Den Frie
Berlin-based Installation Artist
Carla Chan

The Berlin-based artist talks about her relocation from Hong Kong and her shift from digital medias to analog objects.

Los Angeles Artist
Joshua Hagler

Catching up with Los Angeles-based artist Joshua Hagler before his forthcoming exhibition of new works at Galleri Oxholm

Sound & Installation
Zeno van den Broek

Meeting with the Copenhagen-based, Dutch sound artist to speak with him about his cross-disciplinary installation and sound art before his upcoming premiere of 'Panauditum' at Spor Festival

Brooklyn Artist
Karen Lederer

Two Brooklyn girls have a chat, as our voice in New York, AM DeBrincat speaks with artist Karen Lederer about color, process and everyday objects

Håkon Danielsen interview for Blacklisted Magazine
Copenhagen Painter
Håkon Danielsen

Reconnecting with the Norwegian artist Håkon Danielsen to chat about the evolution of his work, and the forthcoming collection of work for Galleri Oxholm.

Copenhagen Installation Exhibition
Amalie Jakobsen

Talking about the spaces in between objects, people and color with Danish artist Amalie Jakobsen

Sally Santana interview with Blacklisted
Copenhagen Painter
Sally Santana

Discovering the print and illustration work of fledgling artist Sally Santana, and speaking to her about what inspires her process

Kara Rooney portrait for Blacklisted Copenhagen
Brooklyn-based artist
Kara Rooney

Brooklyn-based artist Kara Rooney speaks about her work, her process and her exploration of sculptural, performative and written works

John Reuss painting for Blacklisted Copenhagen interview
Danish abstract figurative painter
John Reuss

German/Danish mixed medium painter John Reuss lets us in on his stylistic approach to visualizing alienation and loss of identity

Ann Garner collection of work for Blacklisted
Performance Artist
Anna Garner

Anna Garner in conversation with our partner ArtFile Magazine's Jade Yumang

Group Show

As a part of the Strange Ecologies group exhibition at X and Beyond, two documentaries will be screened about the future-vision archetects Eugene Tsui and Paolo Soleri

Elly Smallwood Artfile and Blacklisted Copenhagen
Toronto Artist
Elly Smallwood

Ottawa-born, Toronto-based artist Elly Smallwood's paintings are lushly-painted testaments to a uniquely personal vision.

Basco5 exhibition
Canadian Street Artist

With live scorpions, back patches and the deadliest tequila, the Basco5 'Black Scorpion Gang' exhibition at Vess did not disappoint

Hybrid Identities
AM DeBrintcat

Brooklyn-based artist AM Debrincat takes me on a journey through her concept of Hybrid Identities, which drives the content of her vibrant social commentaries.

Tue Volder interview with Blacklisted Copenhagen
Danish Illustrator
Tue Volder

Foregoing studies of the sapient for portraits of the simian, illustrator Tue Volder personifies our long lost ancestors in world of monkey madness

Rose Eken collection of work for Blacklisted interview
Danish sculptor
Rose Eken

Catching up with a woman who is quickly establishing her mark on the Danish art scene before her last solo exhibition 'CAN' at V1 Gallery.

Polly Bozworth illustration for Blacklisted
Polly Bosworth

Chin wagging with the English artist and illustrator Polly Bosworth about her unique style of work

Eleni Sakelaris lino prints detail

The South-Africa born, Athens-based print artist Eleni Sakelaris talks about her life travels and it's effect on her work

Danish Sound & Visual Artist
Alexander Holm

An interesting exhibition at Copenhagen's DANSEatelier involving a group of creative minds, but with one man at it's center. Alexander Holm.