"AUNT MARIANNE" (1965) is one of Gerhard Richter’s most famous paintings. It is based on a photograph of Mr Richter’s then 14-year-old aunt, Marianne Schönfelder, and the artist himself as a baby of four months. Schönfelder, it was discovered...Show More Summary
Yes! What could be a better way to get your Tuesday going than with this lovely article by Patrick Durgin on the cross-overs between Jackson Mac Low and Gerhard Richter, now ready at Jacket 2. Brain food: Last week I began with the installed environment, moved on to surfaces (painted or printed), and emerged into [...]
Peter Dreher was born in Mannheim, Germany, in 1932, the same year as his fellow countryman, Gerhard Richter. Like Richter, Dreher was an adolescent by the war’s end, an inheritor of an unwanted legacy, which haunts his work to this day. Show More Summary
For some reason best known to itself, Christie's Mayfair has opened Polke/Richter-Richter/Polke, an exhibition of 65 works from 30 collections by Gerhard Richter and Sigmar Polke, two German twits who had the arrogance to think they could resurrect painting when it hadn't died. Show More Summary
On 24 April 2014 Christie?s Mayfair opened Polke/Richter-Richter/Polke, celebrating two giants of painting: Gerhard Richter (b.1932) and Sigmar Polke (1941-2010). The show brings together 65 works from 30 collections to create the artists? first joint show in almost 50 years, since their now legendary 1966 exhibition at Galerie h in Hanover. Show More Summary
Auction house Christie’s is again bringing together works by German artists Sidney Polke and Gerhard Richter in an exhibition of 65 works from 30 collections. Read the rest of the story at: Christie’s to exhibit works by Sidney Polke and Gerhard Richter
A surprise start to the exhibition program in the New Year will be a presentation of a selection of editions by Gerhard Richter in the Grabbehalle of the K20. Limited editions of print works, photos, and artist?s books have allowed this major artist to reach a wider public, while also providing him with a field of artistic experimentation. Show More Summary
Ferris Fall/Winter 2014–Releasing their latest look book, Brooklyn-based label Ferris unveils their fall/winter 2014 collection inspired by the work of Gerhard Richter The post Ferris Fall/Winter 2014 appeared first on The Fashionis...
The top lot of tonight?s sale was Gerhard Richter?s monumental Wand (Wall) (1994) which sold for £17.4 million / $28.7 million (est. in excess of £15m). This is the third highest price for any painting by the artist, and the second highest price for one of his abstract works. Show More Summary
Sotheby?sannounced it will exhibit for the first time in India works by Andy Warhol, Gerhard Richter and David Hockney. Open to the public on the 31st January 2014, the exhibition at the Imperial Hotel, New Delhi has been designed to...Show More Summary
Sotheby?s flagship Contemporary Art Evening Sale in London in February will be led by an exceptional abstract painting by Gerhard Richter. Estimated to realise in excess of £15 million ($25m), Wand (Wall) was held by Richter to be aShow More Summary
I’m traveling today. Please take a look at a golden not-so-oldie “Bridging art, design and engineering,” which features Richard Serra, Gerhard Richter, Andreas Gursky, Dan Flavin and a couple of French engineers and designers they’ve admired.
Gerhard Richter began work on his ATLAS in 1962, and after five decades of ongoing additions and revisions, he finalized it in 2013. The exhibition presents the entire set of plates, which the Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus acquired starting in 1996. Show More Summary
Christie?s presents Abstraktes Bild (809-1), dating from Gerhard Richter?s finest period of abstraction as one of the highlights of the fall season. Estimated $20-25 million, Abstraktes Bild (809-1) is coming from the prestigious collection of Eric Clapton, and was acquired at auction in 2001. Show More Summary
Gerhard Richter?s concentrated presentation in three Albertinum rooms reveals new pieces from the two groups of works which lend their name to the exhibition: Strips and Glass. The special exhibition is next door to the two galleries...Show More Summary
Gagosian Gallery presents a group of four tapestries entitled Abdu, Iblan, Musa, and Yusuf (all 2009) by Gerhard Richter. These works are based on Abstract Painting (724-4) (1990), a key example of Richter?s distinctive approach to non-representational painting. Show More Summary
Kunstmuseum Bochum presents Anton Corbijn's recent photographic project. In it he has aimed the camera at a few of his favourite artists, including Gerhard Richter, Alexander McQueen, Richard Prince, Iggy Pop, Anselm Kiefer, Damien Hirst, Tom Waits, Peter Doig, Bruce Springsteen, Lucian Freud and Karel Appel. Show More Summary
Cathedral Square, Milan is one of Gerhard Richter's largest figurative paintings. The work features the northern side of the cathedral square, onto which the shopping centre Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II faces. The faÃ§ade of the 19th century Galleria covers a large area of the paintingâ??s left side. This is a...
A huge oil painting by German artist Gerhard Richter sold for $37 million at Sotheby's yesterday, making it the highest price ever paid for a work by a living artist, reports the Guardian. Richter painted the 9-foot-by-9-foot Domplatz, Mailand, in 1968, and it last sold 15 years ago for "only"...
A painting by Barnett Newman set an artist record at auction on Tuesday, selling for $43.8 million in New York. Sotheby's had expected "Onement VI," an abstract work in dark blue, to go for between $30 million and $40 million.