Gerhard Richter | the artist

The artist Gerhard Richter
Born Febr 9 1932, Dresden, Germany.
Lives and works in Cologne.

Style and technique of the artist: Der Kaiserring, Painting, Photography, Pop Art, Praemium Imperiale Award, Documenta Kassel, Venice Biennale, Oskar Kokoschka Prize,

Impressions: Clean and clear works, empty faces, melancholy of fading memories and passing emotions, holiday snaps, newspaper cuttings, weight of meanings, contemplation, history, ideology, war, beauty in terror, conceptualism, irony, scepticism, nostalgia, self-reproduction, postmodern, photorealism and abstraction, near monochrome, gray, after abstract-expressionism, uniform, strategy…

gerhard richter, art
Gerhard Richter: 4900 Colours

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Artist´s website
Works in the MOMA collection
Eight Grey
Works in the Guggenheim collection

modern & contemporary artists © 1998 -2013