Marian Goodman Gallery, New York announces an exhibition of new work by Gerhard Richter which will open to the public on Saturday, May 7th and remain on view through June 25th, 2016. Over the past five decades and through a prolificShow More Summary
I'm squeamish about revisiting all the sketchbooks and journals from my early years, when I had no idea what art was about but still had a peculiar desire to be an artist. Like Gerhard Richter and Jasper Johns, I'm inclined to take a box cutter to the oldest work and toss it in a dumpster. Show More Summary
Sotheby?s London Contemporary Art Evening auction on 10 February 2016 will be led by one of only a handful of truly spectacular examples of Gerhard Richter?s Abstrakte Bilder remaining in private hands ? a monumental canvas from 1990, previously held in the private collection of the artist. Show More Summary
Last year, Rizzoli put out Feelings: Soft Art, an art book that's "focused on material qualities and the feelings evoked by a work". As The Fader points out, Ty Dolla $ign penned an essay for the book inspired by Gerhard Richter's 1970...Show More Summary
What was it to be American in the 1950s? Alive in post-war Germany? Portraiture, more than abstract, people-less canvases, forces us to weigh these questions. Picasso, Warhol, even Gerhard Richter, with his smudgy landscapes, understood the power of a face staring out of a canvas. Show More Summary
Dominique Lévy announces Gerhard Richter: Colour Charts, an exhibition featuring a vital group of paintings selected from the artist?s original nineteen Colour Charts produced in 1966. Presented with the support of the Gerhard Richter...Show More Summary
‘Some day we shall no longer need pictures: we shall just be happy.’ — Sigmar Polke and Gerhard Richter, 1966… The post Art from another planet appeared first on The Spectator.
The painter’s earliest abstract experiments from the 60s are being re-united.
Marian Goodman Gallery announces an exhibition of works by Sol LeWitt, John McCracken, Gerhard Richter, Fred Sandback, Anne Truitt and Lawrence Weiner, which opened on Wednesday, June 24th and will be on view through Friday, July 31st. Show More Summary
“The biennial event specialises in staging premieres by international cultural figures. This year’s festival, which takes place in July, will feature the likes of singer Bjork, artist Gerhard Richter and children’s TV star Justin Fletcher. Mr McGrath will take over from the festival’s founding artistic director Alex Poots, who is leaving to run New York’s […]
FKA Twigs, Björk, Damon Albarn, Gerhard Richter, and Nico Muhly are among the artists who will be participating in this year's Manchester International Festival. Read more......
Mr. Richter and the composer Arvo Part will exhibit work inspired by and dedicated to each other at the fifth festival.
Following the reopening of the Albertinum in June 2010, Gerhard Richter is reinstalling both of the exhibition rooms that have been dedicated to him. At the centre of the presentation, which will be opened to the public on 28 February, is a series of four large-format 'Abstrakten Bildern (937/1-4)' that were created in the last 12 months. Show More Summary
A 1986 abstract painting by Gerhard Richter brought in $46.3 million on Tuesday as part of a Sotheby's auction of contemporary European art. The London sale brought in a total of $188.2 million, which the New York-based auction company said was an in-house record in the field...
Sotheby?s London Evening Sale of Contemporary Art on 10th February features landmark works by the masters of post-war art, including one of Gerhard Richter?s greatest abstract paintings (est. £14-20m), Francis Bacon?s seminal self-portrait from 1977 (est. Show More Summary
In February 2015, Christie?s will offer another outstanding week of auctions led by Gerhard Richter?s Vierwaldstätter See (Lake Lucerne), 1969, a sublime photo-painting of the famous Swiss Lake, held in the same private collection since 1973, which is presented during the Evening Auction in London on 11 February. Show More Summary
349,531 admissions in 2014 confirm that the Fondation Beyeler once again ranks as the best-visited art museum in Switzerland. Counting more than 170,000 visitors the Gerhard Richter show was a big favourite with the public in 2014. The...Show More Summary
Gerhard Richter has got a website. This is odd in itself – artists only usually have websites when they are young and not represented by a commercial gallery. They then… Continue reading The post ‘Painting is total idiocy’ says Gerhard Richter – and he has some new paintings to prove it appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Christie?s announced the upcoming sale of an important work by Gerhard Richter consigned by the Linda Pace Foundation, San Antonio, Texas. Painted in 1992, at the height of Gerhard Richter's abstract practice, Abstraktes Bild (774-4) is a seminal example of his multi-layered abstract style that the artist began exploring in the late 1980's. Show More Summary