Contre-Images

Opposing Images

Carré d'Art, Museé d'Art Contemporain de Nîmes, Nîmes, France

03 June 2004 – 26 September 2004

Spiegel, grau
Mirror, Grey

1991 280 cm x 165 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 735-1

Colour-coated glass

Musée de Beaux-Arts de Nantes, Nantes, France



This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Heni Publishing, London (2019)

Details

Softcover, 176 pages

ISBN

9781912122240

Language

English

Category

Monographs

Notes

A series of seven interviews between art curator Hans Ulrich Obrist and visual artist Gerhard Richter.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 33 
The Richter Interviews Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Richter, Gerhard  2019

Publisher

National Gallery Company Ltd, London (2017)

Details

Softcover, 240 pages

ISBN

9781857096132

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 8, 17 
Discussed: pp. 15, 23 

Exhibitions

Monochrome: Painting in Black and White Packer, Lelia / Sliwka, Jennifer   2017

Publisher

Duke University Press, Durham (2017)

Details

Softcover, 163 pages

ISBN

9780822370017

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 121-122, 137-138 
Unconsolable Contemporary: Observing Gerhard Richter Rabinow, Paul  2017

Publisher

Wako Works of Art Co., Ltd, Tokyo (2016)

Details

Softcover, 79 pages

ISBN

9784902070460

Languages

Japanese, English

Category

Collections
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 51 (colour) 
Gerhard Richter. 14 Panes of Glass for Toyoshima, dedicated to futility Elger, Dietmar / Hayashi, Sumi  2016

Publisher

Bloomsbury Academic, London (2015)

Details

Hardback, 237 pages

ISBN

9781472589019

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 56 
The Art of Gerhard Richter. Hermeneutics, Images, Meaning Lotz, Christian  2015

Publisher

Marian Goodman, London (2014)

Details

Hardback, 109 pages

ISBN

9780944219232

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 50 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Schwarz, Dieter / Storr, Robert  2014

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2011)

Details

Hardback, 192 pages

ISBN

9783775726399

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 24 
Gerhard Richter. Landscapes Butin, Hubertus / Bätschmann, Oskar / Elger, Dietmar  2011

Publisher

Marsilio, Venezia (2011)

Details

Softcover, 219 pages

ISBN

9788831711128

Language

Italian

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 12, 27, 94, 102-103, 127, 168, 181, 199 
Discussed: pp. 9-10, 83-84, 99-100 
Il bordo del mondo: La forma sguardo nella pittura di Gerhard Richter Garbin, Emanuele  2011

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 255-257, 341 
Discussed: p. 312  
Illustrated: p. 313 (colour) 

Gerhard Richter has been widely regarded as a publicity shy artist. However, the biography Gerhard Richter. A Life in Painting gives an insight into Richter’s personal history as well as into the development of his artistic œuvre

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Gerhard Richter. A Life in Painting Elger, Dietmar  2009

Publisher

Actes Sud, Arles (2009)

Details

Hardback, 138 pages

ISBN

9782742782864

Language

French

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 19, 30, 42, 50, 104, 131 
Illustrated: p. 105 (colour) 

Exhibitions

This catalogue was published on the occasion of the exhibition Richter en France at the Musée de Grenoble in 2009. Both the exhibition and catalogue are dedicated to works by Gerhard Richter that belong to public collections and museums in France

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Richter en France Tosatto, Guy / Criqui, Jean-Pierre / Storsve, Jonas  2009

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: pp. 286, 377 
Discussed: p. 346 
Illustrated: p. 344 (colour) 

Gerhard Richter has been widely regarded as a publicity shy artist. However, the biography Gerhard Richter, Maler gives an insight into Richter’s personal history as well as into the development of his artistic œuvre

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Gerhard Richter, Maler Elger, Dietmar  2008

Publisher

MER. Paper Kunsthalle, Gent (2008)

Details

Softcover, 101 pages

ISBN

9789076979533

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 24, 29, 94, 98 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Panorama Lambrecht, Luk / Leen, Frederik / Storr, Robert  2008

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2008)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

9783775722490

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 15 

Exhibitions

The book was published on the occasion of the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Abstrakte Bilder at Museum Ludwig, Cologne and Haus der Kunst, Munich. The exhibitions were dedicated to Gerhard Richter’s abstract pictures

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Gerhard Richter. Large Abstracts Wilmes, Ulrich / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Söntgen, Beate / Stemmrich, Gregor  2008

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostildern-Ruit (2006)

Details

Hardback, 224 pages

ISBN

9783775717243

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 62-65 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Portraits is the first publication that focuses solely on Richter’s portraits, many of which have now gained both recognition and veneration across the globe

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Gerhard Richter. Portraits Gronert, Stefan / Butin, Hubertus  2006

Publisher

Black Dog Publishing, London (2005)

Details

Softcover, 191 pages

ISBN

1904772250

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 134 
Illustrated: p. 131 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Colour after Klein. Re-Thinking Colour in Modern and Contemporary Art Alison, Jane / Banai, Nuit / Madden, Kathleen / Perdo, Alona / Judd, Donald / Klein, Yves / Oiticica, Hélio  2005

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit / Museum Franz Gertsch, Burgdorf (2005)

Details

Hardback, 96 pages

ISBN

9783775715836

Languages

German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 18, 19 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Ohne Farbe = Without Color Spieler, Reinhard / Gelshorn, Julian / Kania, Elke / Krystof, Doris  2005

Publisher

Richter Verlag, Düsseldorf in association with D.A.P Distributed Art Publishers, New York, NY (2005)

Details

Hardback, 324 pages

ISBN

9783937572215

ISBN

393757221X

Language

English, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 60, 62 
Illustrated: p. 209 (colour) 

Exhibitions

This catalogue raisonné records Richter’s works in the years 1993-2004. In his work, Gerhard Richter calls into question painting's boundaries, and the labels applied to painting and theories connected with them

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Gerhard Richter. Catalogue Raisonné 1993–2004 Zweite, Armin  2005

Publisher

Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York, NY (2002)

Details

Hardback, 128 pages

ISBN

0892072636

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 124 
Illustrated: p. 76 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Catalogue accompanying the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Eight Gray at the Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany. This exhibition catalogue for the Deutsche Guggenheim Berlin details Richter’s experiments with glass and mirrors

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Gerhard Richter. Eight Gray Buchloh, Benjamin H. D.  2002

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2002)

Details

Hardback, 127 pages

ISBN

3775712747

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 124 
Illustrated: p. 76 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Catalogue accompanying the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Acht Grau at the Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany. This exhibition catalogue for the Deutsche Guggenheim Berlin details Richter’s experiments with glass and mirrors

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Gerhard Richter. Acht Grau Buchloh, Benjamin H. D.  2002

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 322, 430 
Discussed: p. 390 
Illustrated: p. 391 (colour) 

Gerhard Richter has been widely regarded as a publicity shy artist. However, the biography Gerhard Richter, Maler gives an insight into Richter’s personal history as well as into the development of his artistic œuvre

...
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Gerhard Richter, Maler Elger, Dietmar  2002

Publisher

Yale University Press, New Haven (1997)

Details

Hardback, 208 pages

ISBN

0300069758

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 155, 188 
On Abstract Art Fer, Briony  1997

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (1996)

Details

Hardback, 153 pages

ISBN

3775791000

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 134 
Illustrated: p. 37 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Designed by the artist himself, this publication gives a rare insight into one of the most intensive work periods (1995–1996) of Richter’s life

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Gerhard Richter. 100 Pictures Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Pelzer, Birgit / Tosatto, Guy  1996

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (1996)

Details

Hardback, 153 pages

ISBN

3893228519

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 134 
Illustrated: p. 37 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Designed by the artist himself, this publication gives a rare insight into one of the most intensive work periods (1995–1996) of Richter’s life

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Gerhard Richter. 100 Bilder Obrist, Hans Ulrich / Pelzer, Birgit / Tosatto, Guy  1996

Publisher

Insel Verlag, Frankfurt a. M. (1993)

Details

Softcover, 277 pages

ISBN

3458165606

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 259 
Text: Schriften und Interviews Richter, Gerhard / Obrist, Hans Ulrich  1993

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Title Author Date

Publisher

Actes Sud, Arles (2004)

Details

Hardback, 155 pages

ISBN

9782742749546

Languages

English, French

Category

Group Exhibitions

Exhibitions

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