Gerhard Richter. Acht Grau

Gerhard Richter: Eight Grey

Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany

11 October 2002 – 05 January 2003

Acht Grau
Eight Grey

2002 500 cm x 270 cm x 50 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 878/1-8

Glass covered with grey enamel and steel

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA



This artwork is based on an image included in Atlas:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

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. 118-123, 137-138 
Unconsolable Contemporary: Observing Gerhard Richter Rabinow, Paul  2017

Publisher

Fondation Beyeler, Riehen (2017)

Editor

Vischer, Theodora

Details

Hardback, 275 pages

ISBN

978-3-906053-42-4

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned 

Exhibitions

Fondation Beyeler: The Collection   2017

Publisher

Routledge, Abingdon (2016)

Details

Hardback, 244 pages

ISBN

9781472409560

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 137, 147, 149 
Discussed: p. 143 
Illustrated: p. 137 (b/w) 
The Artwork of Gerhard Richter. Painting, critical theory and cultural transformation Ansted, Darryn  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: pp. 18, 21, 88 

Exhibitions

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

Publisher

Walther König, Köln (2013)

Details

Hardback, 79 pages

ISBN

9783863354534

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 29, 43, 44-46, 56 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Streifen & Glas Schwarz, Dieter / Storr, Robert  2013

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2011)

Details

Hardback, 862 pages

ISBN

9783863350567

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

2nd ed.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 15 

The catalogue Gerhard Richter. Atlas displays 783 plates of Gerhard Richter’s Atlas. Atlas is a collection of photographs, newspaper cuttings and sketches, which the artist compiled and then arranged on single sheets

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Gerhard Richter. Atlas Friedel, Helmut  2011

Publisher

Marsilio, Venezia (2011)

Details

Softcover, 219 pages

ISBN

9788831711128

Language

Italian

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 12, 27, 84, 90, 94, 127, 168, 181, 199 
Discussed: pp. 9-10, 83-84, 99-100, 102-103 
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, 312 

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. 30, 51 
Illustrated: p. 30 (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

Kulturstiftung der Länder Kunststiftung NRW, Düsseldorf (2007)

Details

Softcover, 78 pages

ISBN

9783926154880

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 37 
Illustrated: p. 35 (colour) 

This issue of the Patrimonia series was published on the occasion of the acquisition of the Silicate series [CR: 885/1-4] by Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen in 2005

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Gerhard Richter. Silikat (Patrimonia 322) Zweite, Armin  2007

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2006)

Details

Hardback, 862 pages

ISBN

9783883758015

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Encyclopedic new edition that completely revises and updates the 1997 edition and includes 147 additional plates.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 15 

At 864 pages, this monumental and comprehensive publication maps the ideas, processes, life and times of Gerhard Richter. Conceived and closely edited by Richter himself, Atlas cuts straight to the heart of the artist's work

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Gerhard Richter. Atlas Friedel, Helmut  2006

Publisher

Thames & Hudson, London (2006)

Details

Hardback, 862 pages

ISBN

9780500970171

Language

English

Category

Monographs

Notes

Encyclopedic new edition,which completely revises and updates the 1997 edition and includes 147 additional plates.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 15 

At 864 pages, this monumental and comprehensive publication maps the ideas, processes, life and times of Gerhard Richter. Conceived and closely edited by Richter himself, Atlas cuts straight to the heart of the artist's work

...
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Gerhard Richter. Atlas Friedel, Helmut  2006

Publisher

Black Dog Publishing, London (2005)

Details

Softcover, 191 pages

ISBN

1904772250

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 134 
Illustrated: p. 135 (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. 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 18, 19 
Illustrated: p. 85 (colour) 

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. 9, 11, 12, 62, 66 
Discussed: pp. 76-77 
Illustrated: pp. 77 (b/w), 7, 234-235, 296-297 (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

ABC Verlag, Heidelberg (2004)

Details

Softcover, 205 pages

ISBN

3980881016

Languages

Russian, German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 133-134 

Exhibitions

Aus deutscher Sicht. Meisterwerke aus der Sammlung Deutsche Bank = Vzgljad iz Germanii. Šedevry iz Sobranija Dojče Bank Grigoteit, Ariane  2004
Gerhard Richter: Editions 1965-2004   2004

Publisher

Oktagon, Köln (2003)

Details

Hardback, 225 pages

ISBN

3896111043

Languages

English, German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkIllustrated (colour) 
Jahresring 50. Jahrbuch für moderne Kunst Jongbloed, Marjorie / Oetker, Brigitte / Schneider, Christiane  2003

Publisher

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

Details

Hardback, 128 pages

ISBN

0892072636

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 9 
Discussed: pp. 10, 14-28 

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: pp. 9, 10, 20, 22, 25, 29 
Discussed: pp. 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 27, 28 

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

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Title Author Date

Publisher

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

Details

Hardback, 128 pages

ISBN

0892072636

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

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

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

In

Texte zur Kunst

Issue

März 2003, Vol. 13, No. 49, pp. 154–157

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
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Exhibitions

Graue Immanenz. Gerhard Richter in der Deutschen Guggenheim Berlin Ubl, Ralph  2003

In

TAZ

Issue

26 October 2002, No. 6888, p. 14

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Vor dem Spiegel ist hinter dem Spiegel Fricke, Harald  2002