Berlin born and based, Benni Kakert (1994), has established as a mixed media artist. In his distinctive artistic approach, Kakert uses acrylic paint in strong colors when working on canvas. His spontaneous  gestures that link back to his history as a sprayer however spans across various mediums, from ready-made objects, wood, wool, fabric up to stuffed animals. 


His large scale works encapsulate various elements of German postmodernism. Through satirical comments and prominent semiotics Kakert comments on the trans-generational history of Germany. His almost art therapeutic approach reveals addendums from his personal life, like his alter-ego Dennis, his dog Freddie and other individuals who Benni has close relationships with. By means of painting Benni deals with his inner struggles, whilst simultaneously opening a platform for the viewer to relate and process collective memories or individual associations.