ALEX KAHL.        

Writer,
Interviewer

     

“Alex Kahl is a writer and interviewer based in Amsterdam. Currently staff writer at WePresent, Alex covers art, music and culture. He specialises in profile pieces that probe deep into their subject’s minds to explore the messy, personal and often overlooked side of the creative process that underpins all great work. Previous to WeTransfer he was the creator and editor-in-chief of Basis, a magazine that explored art through conversation.”


- Holly Fraser, WePresent Editor-in-Chief 



Selected Work












Dorian Ulises López Macías celebrates Mexico’s vibrant queer community

Olgaç Bozalp got to know his dad by photographing him around the world








How Modupeola Fadugba found meaning in water by capturing synchronized swimmers







Milcho Pipin takes his camera to meet inmates in a Brazilian prison
Thembinkosi Hlatshwayo used photography to confront his traumatic childhood?









Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi explores space, identity and performance in her series Gymnasium

The release found in writing music, and the fear of playing it to the world






Liam Wong photographs the silent taxi drivers of Tokyo







The story of 93-year-old painter Carmen Cicero and his unending courage


Photographer Caleb Stein takes an intimate look at the small town of Poughkeepsie






Moroccan photographer Yoriyas captures the real Casablanca








Raquel van Haver’s massive paintings explore life’s beautiful chaos


Esiri Erheriene-Essi paints everyday scenes from the lives of mid-20th Century black families