Tobias Kroeger

 
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Tobias Kroeger is a German contemporary painter focussed on minimal, conceptual and abstract positions. His work has been exhibited all over Europe and in America. He lives and works in Bremen City, Germany


What was your latest book discovery? What are your favorite books of all time?

Right now I am reading The Three-Body Problem from Cixin Liu and Homos Deus from Noah Harari. My all time Favorite is definetely Hyperion from Dan Simmons.

Most visited blogs, websites?

I waste my whole time on Instagram

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What apps do you use the most and why?

Later
Adobe Capture
Lightroom
Dropbox
Spotify
SoundCloud
One Note... all for workflow

Whats currently on your playlist?

Geiger Counter / Radioactivity by Kraftwerk
The Devil's Dancers by Oppenheimer Analysis
Apparitional Conveyance by Unit Black Flight
Night by John Carpenter
Pendulum by Bernard Fevre
Sunshower - 1992 Version by Nami Shimada
Open by Com Truise
Testarossa Nightdrive by Kavinsky
Elegia - 2015 Remaster by New Order
Electric Café by Kraftwerk

What records would you recommend to hear?

3-D The Catalogue by Kraftwerk
Iteration by Com Truise
Orbit Ceremony 77 by Bernard Fevre
OutRun by Kavinsky

Fresh movie finds? What films do you think everybody should watch?

2001: A Space Odyssey
Blade Runner
Akira
Jodorowsky's Dune
Stalker
...and so on

Which artists working today do you admire most?

Tobias Rehberger
Franz Ackermann
Frank Nitsche
David Schnell
Thomas Scheibitz

What are some of your tv top tips right now?

I don't have TV but the last series I really admire was Stranger Things.

Who are you following?

@graffuturism
@killianeng
@kraftwerkofficial
@kavinsky
@heavymetal
@waxworkrecords
@mondonews
@synthwave1989
@scifi_art
@retroscifiart

What tools do you use in your work?

Sketchbook and iPad, Acrylics, Oil and Spraypaint, Photoshop and Illustrator and many more. Everything not reach the goal.

What magazines / newspapers do you read regularly?

I have canceled all abonements because I just have no time and rest.

What are your favorite gadgets?

I am a paintbrush and acrylic colors nerd.

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LINKS

Tobias Kroeger
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