Mitch Speed

Mitch Speed is a writer based in Berlin, Germany.

The artist’s installation at Barbara Wien, Berlin, leaves things pleasingly open to interpretation

BY Mitch Speed | 22 MAY 20

In the time of COVID-19, the artist's pulmonary pangs at ChertLüdde, Berlin, feel uncomfortably prescient

BY Mitch Speed | 13 MAY 20

Like Vivian Maier’s photography, Christina Hesselholdt’s novel embraces digression and relishes humanity in its multiplicity

BY Mitch Speed | 14 AUG 19

The artist’s montages, at David Lewis, New York, are elegant but cryptic reflections on belonging and complicity

BY Mitch Speed | 24 JUL 19

With over 100 works, ‘Straying from the Line’ brings together superb work under the rubric of anti-essentialism

BY Mitch Speed | 18 JUN 19

Amy Fung’s new essay collection is an infuriated breakup letter to the art world

BY Mitch Speed | 31 MAY 19

The 16th edition of the festival peddles a political cinematography of hope, honesty and humility

BY Mitch Speed | 09 JAN 19

A retrospective at S.M.A.K., Ghent, explores the origins of the artist’s reduced visual language

BY Mitch Speed | 07 DEC 18

An exhibition at PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, timed to coincide with the Yalta European Strategy conference, reminds of the corruptibility of culture

BY Mitch Speed | 05 NOV 18

An exhibition across both Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi and Eden Eden, Berlin, shows how the artist leans into the history of painting

BY Mitch Speed | 19 OCT 18

Needling, absorptive works animate a biennial in the midst of murky socio-political circumstances

BY Mitch Speed | 25 AUG 18

Lucas Hirsch, Dusseldorf, Germany

BY Mitch Speed | 07 DEC 17

Tanya Leighton, Berlin, Germany

BY Mitch Speed | 07 NOV 17

Galerie Conradi, Hamburg, Germany

BY Mitch Speed | 09 OCT 17

carlier | gebauer, Berlin, Germany

BY Mitch Speed | 22 JUN 17

Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany

BY Mitch Speed | 01 MAY 17

Kimmerich, Berlin, Germany

BY Mitch Speed | 16 FEB 17

Galerie Barbara Wien, Berlin, Germany

BY Mitch Speed | 11 JAN 17

Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Germany

BY Mitch Speed | 22 NOV 16

On Gordon Parks’s photographs and Sophie Calle’s recent demand not to be filmed

BY Mitch Speed | 28 OCT 16