Gerhard Richter. Bilder 1963–1986

Gerhard Richter: Paintings 1963–1986

Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland

14 June 1986 – 20 July 1986

192 Farben
192 Colours

1966 200 cm x 150 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 136

Oil on canvas

Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany (loan from a private collection)



This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

In

Art. Das Kunstmagazin

Issue

July 2018, No. 7, pp. 20–37

ISBN

0173-2781

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 22 (colour) 
Kalkulierter Kontrollverlust Nedo, Kito  2018

Publisher

The National Gallery in Prague, Prague (2017)

Details

Softcover, 205 pages

ISBN

9788070356463

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 27-28 
Discussed: p. 22 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter Elger, Dietmar / Fajt, Jiří   2017

Publisher

Duke University Press, Durham (2017)

Details

Softcover, 163 pages

ISBN

9780822370017

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 49, 99-100 
Unconsolable Contemporary: Observing Gerhard Richter Rabinow, Paul  2017

Publisher

Edition Folkwang / Steidl, Göttingen (2017)

Editor

Museum Folkwang

Details

Softcover, 63 pages

ISBN

9783958293564

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 44 
Discussed: pp. 29-30 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Die Editionen   2017

Publisher

Hirmer Verlag, München (2017)

Editor

Schreier, Christoph / Kunstmuseum Bonn

Details

Softcover, 128 pages

ISBN

9783777428970

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 23 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Über Malen / Frühe Bilder   2017

Publisher

Routledge, Abingdon (2016)

Details

Hardback, 244 pages

ISBN

9781472409560

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 5, 71, 147, 149 
Discussed: pp. 54-57, 137-143 
Illustrated: p. 54 (b/w) 
The Artwork of Gerhard Richter. Painting, critical theory and cultural transformation Ansted, Darryn  2016

Publisher

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

Details

Softcover, 79 pages

ISBN

9784902070460

Languages

Japanese, English

Category

Collections
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 40, 76 
Gerhard Richter. 14 Panes of Glass for Toyoshima, dedicated to futility Elger, Dietmar / Hayashi, Sumi  2016

Publisher

Wienand Verlag, Krefeld (2016)

Editor

Hentschel, Martin

Details

Hardback, 558 pages

ISBN

9783868323290

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 200, 428 

Exhibitions

Das Abenteuer unserer Sammlung Kunst nach 1945 aus den Kunstmuseen Krefeld Hentschel, Martin / Holzhey, Magdalena / Janzen, Thomas / Martin, Sylvia  2016

Publisher

Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center, Moscow (2016)

Editor

Allenova, Ekaterina / d'Amora, Delphine

Details

Softcover, 151 pages

ISBN

9785905110818

Languages

Russian, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 21, 37, 38, 48, 59, 141, 148 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Abstraction and Appearance Moorhouse, Paul  2016

Publisher

Wienand Verlag, Köln (2016)

Editor

Groos, Ulrike / Froitzheim, Eva-Marina

Details

Softcover, 168 pages

ISBN

9783868323412

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 34, 39 

Exhibitions

[un]erwartet. Kunst des Zufalls   2016

Publisher

Kerber Verlag, Bielefeld (2016)

Editor

Müller-Schareck, Maria

Details

Softcover, 300 pages

ISBN

9783735602787

Language

German

Category

Collections
ArtworkMentioned: p. 122 
Discussed: p. 125 
Wolke & Kristall - Die Sammlung Dorothee und Konrad Fischer   2016

Publisher

Wienand Verlag, Köln (2015)

Editor

Zechlin, René

Details

Hardback, 288 pages

ISBN

9783868323030

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 176 

Exhibitions

Wie leben? Zukunftsbilder von Malewitsch bis Fujimoto Banz, Claudia / Franze, Jana / Kiefer, Theresia / Leinfelder, Reinhold / Zinfert, Maria / Scheja, Yvonne / Tietenberg, Annette  2015

Publisher

Dominique Lévy, New York (2015)

Details

Hardback, 140 pages

ISBN

9781944379018

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 12, 20, 118, 130 
Discussed: pp. 6, 12, 20, 126 
Illustrated: pp. 54 (b/w), 7, 44, 55 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Colour Charts Elger, Dietmar / Butin, Hubertus / Mansoor, Jaleh  2015

Publisher

British Museum Press, London (2014)

Details

Hardback, 192 pages

ISBN

9780714126906

ISBN

071412690X

Language

English, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 146 

Exhibitions

Germany Divided. Baselitz and his Generation. From the Duerckheim Collection Stonard, John-Paul / MacGregor, Neil  2014

Publisher

Walther König, Köln (2013)

Details

Softcover, 71 pages

ISBN

9783863353629

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Series "Schriften des Gerhard Richter Archiv Dresden ; vol. 10"

ArtworkMentioned: p. 42 

The small-format book Scheiben und Strips von Gerhard Richter comprises two essays: Gerhard Richter. Gläserne Revolte and Das Zufalls-Ornament. Malerei des Fortschritts by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh

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Scheiben und Strips von Gerhard Richter. Schriften des Gerhard Richter Archiv Dresden ; Bd. 10 Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Elger, Dietmar  2013

Publisher

Prestel, München (2012)

Editor

Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille

Details

Hardback, 305 pages

ISBN

9783791351896

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 296 
Illustrated: p. 66 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Panorama: Retrospektive Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2012

Publisher

Édition du Centre Pompidou, Paris (2012)

Editor

Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille

Details

Hardback, 304 pages

ISBN

978-2844265746

ISBN

284426574X

Languages

French, English, French, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 124, 202, 296 
Illustrated: p. 66 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter, Panorama: une rétrospective = a retrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2012

Publisher

Marsilio, Venezia (2011)

Details

Softcover, 219 pages

ISBN

9788831711128

Language

Italian

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 23, 141, 181, 190 
Discussed: pp. 163-165, 168-173, 174-176, 185-186, 192 
Il bordo del mondo: La forma sguardo nella pittura di Gerhard Richter Garbin, Emanuele  2011

Publisher

Tate Publishing, London (2011)

Details

Softcover, 288 pages

ISBN

1854379453

ISBN

978-1854379450

Language

English, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 12, 296 
Illustrated: p. 66 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Panorama: A Retrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2011

Publisher

Sandstein Verlag, Dresden (2010)

Details

Softcover, 47 pages

ISBN

9783942422222

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Series "Schriften des Gerhard Richter Archiv Dresden ; vol. 7"

ArtworkMentioned: p. 27 

Gerhard Richter in der Dresdener Galerie is the 7th volume from the publications of the Gerhard Richter Archive Dresden

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Gerhard Richter in der Dresdener Galerie. Schriften des Gerhard Richter Archiv Dresden ; Bd. 7 Elger, Dietmar  2010

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL (2009)

Details

Hardback, 408 pages

ISBN

9780226203232

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 111, 113, 166, 221, 231, 251, 257 
Discussed: p. 150 
Illustrated: pp. 148 (b/w), 149 (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

DuMont, Köln (2008)

Details

Softcover, 415 pages

ISBN

9783832190651

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

Corrected and extended new edition.

ArtworkMentioned: pp. 186, 188 
Discussed: pp. 166, 167, 169 
Illustrated: pp. 167 (b/w), 168 (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

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2008)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

3775722483

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 136 

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: Abstrakte Bilder Wilmes, Ulrich / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D. / Söntgen, Beate / Stemmrich, Gregor  2008

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2007)

Details

Softcover, 144 pages

ISBN

9783865602985

Languages

German, English

Category

Monographs

Notes

This book documents Gerhard Richter's abstract, stained-glass window for Germany's historic Cologne Cathedral.

ArtworkIllustrated: p. 58 (colour) 

The book Gerhard Richter. Zufall. The Cologne Cathedral Window, and 4900 Colours examines the creative process behind Richter’s work at Cologne Cathedral [CR: 900]

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Gerhard Richter. Zufall. Das Kölner Domfenster und 4900 Farben = The Cologne Cathedral Window, and 4900 Colours Diederich, Stephan / Schock-Werner, Barbara / Butin, Hubertus / Pelzer, Birgit  2007

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. 86, 87, 94, 95 

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: p. 48 
Discussed: pp. 50-52, 54-56 

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

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

Details

Hardback, 323 pages

ISBN

9783937572208

ISBN

978-3937572208

Language

German, German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 52 

Exhibitions

This catalogue raisonné records Richter’s works in the years 1999-2004. 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. Werkverzeichnis 1993-2004 Zweite, Armin  2005

Publisher

DuMont, Köln (2002)

Details

Hardback, 420 pages

ISBN

9783832158484

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 206 
Discussed: pp. 185, 186, 188 
Illustrated: pp. 186, 187 (colour) (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

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit (2001)

Editor

Schneede, Uwe M.

Details

Hardback, 192 pages

ISBN

3775711201

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 10, 184 
Discussed: p. 116 
Illustrated: p. 117 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Monets Vermächtnis: Serie – Ordnung und Obsession Schneede, Uwe M. / Heinrich, Christoph / Derenthal, Ludger / Fuchs, Martina / Lil, Kira van / Wappler, Friederike / Görgen, Annabelle / Sykora, Katharina / Müllerschön, Nicola  2001

Publisher

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX (2000)

Details

Unknown binding, 6 pages

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 4 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter in Dallas Collections Wylie, Charles  2000

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (1996)

Details

Hardback, 311 pages

ISBN

3893228608

Languages

English, German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 37, 47 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter, Sigmar Polke, Arnulf Rainer. Sammlung Frieder Burda = Collection Frieder Burda Poetter, Jochen / Brehm, Margrit / Möckel, Birgit  1996

Publisher

Munro-Unverzagt, Hamburg (1990)

Details

Softcover, 84 pages

ISBN

3980253805

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned 
Discussed 
Illustrated (colour) 

Exhibitions

Reihung. Ordnung muß sein, aber ist Sein Ordnung? Rockenschaub, Gerwald  1990

Publisher

Löcker Verlag, Wien (1987)

Details

Softcover, 660 pages

ISBN

3854091079

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 595 
Illustrated: p. 400 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Zauber der Medusa. Europäische Manierismen Hofmann, Werner  1987

Publisher

Marian Goodman Gallery / Sperone Westwater, New York, NY (1987)

Details

Softcover, 46 pages

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 5, 6 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Paintings Rorimer, Anne / Zacharopoulos, Denys  1987
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986

Publisher

Waisenhaus-Buchdruckerei und Verlag, Braunschweig (1985)

Details

Softcover, 230 pages

Language

German

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 117 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Museum? Museum! Museum. Kunst von heute aus Hamburger Privatsammlungen Schilling, Jürgen / Peters, Babette / Hofmann, Werner / Gercken, Günther  1985

Publisher

Musée national d'art Moderne, Paris (1977)

Details

Softcover, 73 pages

ISBN

2858500290

Language

French

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 56 
Discussed: pp. 56-57 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter Buchloh, Benjamin H. D.  1977

Publisher

Museum Folkwang, Essen (1972)

Details

Hardback, 154 pages

Languages

Italian, German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 9, 39 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. 36. Biennale di Venezia, Padiglione tedesco = 36. Biennale in Venedig, Deutscher Pavilion = 36. Biennale in Venice, German Pavilion Honisch, Dieter / Helms, Dietrich / Honnef, Klaus / Ohff, Heinz / Dienst, Rolf Gunther / Schön, Rolf / Polke, Sigmar  1972

Publisher

Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf (1971)

Details

Softcover, 136 pages

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 10, 12 
Illustrated: p. 63 (b/w) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Arbeiten 1962-1971 Hering, Karl-Heinz / Helms, Dietrich  1971

2 related publications

Title Author Date
Gerhard Richter. Bilder = Paintings 1962 - 1985 Harten, Jürgen / Hering, Karl-Heinz / Honisch, Dieter / Loock, Ulrich / Ronte, Dieter / Elger, Dietmar  1986

Publisher

Kunsthalle Bern, Bern (1986)

Details

Softcover, 15 pages

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Notes

Catalogue accompanying the exhibition Gerhard Richter. Paintings 1963-1986 at Kunsthalle, Bern, Switzerland (June 14 - July 20, 1986)
15 pages, including 1 colour plate, 6 black & white plates.

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Bilder 1963-1986 Loock, Ulrich / Buchloh, Benjamin H. D.  1986