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.
A 1968 oil painting by German artist Gerhard Richter sold for some $37 million.
For Proenza Schouler's spring collection, designers Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez made a bouclé motorcycle jacket inspired by the painter Gerhard Richter's streaked, brindled, teal-and-black painting from 1997. We imagine it worn in between takes on an improbably chic starlet, thrown over a T-shirt, or draped over a black dress on ... More »
On 14 May 2013 Sotheby?s will present a 20th century masterwork by Gerhard Richter as the preeminent highlight of the spring Contemporary Art Evening Auction. Domplatz, Mailand was the result of a commission by Siemens Elettra to produce a monumental work for their Milan offices in 1968. Show More Summary
(Boy on Wall, by Jonathan Wateridge. Oil on linen Photo courtesy of L&M Arts/Fredrik Nilsen) Realist paintings in Los Angeles are a hard sell these days. More often than not, abstract, street, and nouveau surrealism seem to be the norm along the corridors of La Cienega and Washington Boulevards. Show More Summary
The exhibition presents work on paper from the Deutsche Bank Collection, featuring 32 contemporary artists with biographical links to Saxony. While the spectrums of topics that the artists cover ? among them Gerhard Richter, Imi Knoebel,...Show More Summary
It’s been a great year for documentaries, from Chad Friedrichs‘s exploding of The Pruitt-Igoe Myth to filmic glimpses into the life and work of artists including Marina Abramovi?, Gerhard Richter, Ai Weiwei, Wayne White, Gregory Crewdson, and Gottfried Helnwein. Show More Summary
Art critic Jerry Saltz put out a call on Facebook for artists to create the perfect fake painting. Stanley Casselman stepped up: When Stanley opened his door, I saw what looked like 50 large Gerhard Richters. I immediately had fantasies...
Most short lists of greatest living artists will have names such as David Hockney, Gerhard Richter, (BigThink.com’s own) Ai Weiwei, Cindy Sherman, Damien Hirst, or Jeff Koons. But who would put filmmaker George Lucasat the top of that...Show More Summary
I love art, but I hate the astronomical prices it sells for. My skin crawls when I read about auctions, and every year they get grosser. Last month, a living-artist record was set when a 1994 abstract Gerhard Richter painting was sold for $34.2 million. Like a lot of these ... More »
A scene from the Hanoch Levin opera The Child Dreams, for which artist Gottfried Helnwein designed the sets and costumes. (Courtesy First Run Features) Austrian-born Gottfried Helnwein is the rare artist who can give Gerhard RichterShow More Summary
MUNICH.- Alexej von Jawlensky, Max Liebermann, Roy Lichtenstein, Gerhard Richter and Zao Wou-Ki ? to name but a few of the important artists represented with their masterpieces in the 400th auction at Ketterer Kunst on 8 December. The focal points will be on 1. Show More Summary