Gerhard Richter: Birkenau

Museum Frieder Burda, Baden-Baden, Germany

06 February 2016 – 29 May 2016

Birkenau

2014 260 x 200 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 937-2

Oil on canvas

Two sets of Diasec-mounted giclée prints of Birkenau (CR 937-1 to 937-4) were produced in 2014 and exhibited alongside the original paintings in “Gerhard Richter. Neupräsentation im Albertinum” in 2015. Each set comprises 16 quarters, four for each artwork.

Gerhard Richter Archiv, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Dresden, Germany (loan from a private collection)



This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

In

RIHA Journal

Issue

October 2018

ISBN

2190-3328

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
ArtworkMentioned: p. 4 
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(Dis)Figuration of Memory In, Around, and Beyond Gerhard Richter's Atlas: Between Photography, Abstraction, and the Mnemonic Construction Mesquita Duarte, Miguel  2018

Publisher

The National Gallery in Prague, Prague (2017)

Details

Softcover, 205 pages

ISBN

9788070356463

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 12, 166 
Discussed: p. 164 
Illustrated: p. 167 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter Elger, Dietmar / Fajt, Jiří   2017

Publisher

Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland (2017)

Details

Hardback, 159 pages

ISBN

9781921503870

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 16-18, 156 
Discussed: pp. 38-39, 46-61 
Illustrated: pp. 52-53, 87 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: The Life of Images Hawker, Rosemary  2017

Publisher

University of Chicago Press, Chicago (2017)

Details

Softcover, 147 pages

ISBN

9780226370163

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 90 
Photography, Trace, and Trauma Iversen, Margaret  2017

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2017)

Editor

Steininger, Florian

Details

Hardback, 216 pages

ISBN

9783960980926

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 201-202, 208-209 

Exhibitions

Abstract Painting Now! Klotz, Heinrich / Loock, Ulrich  2017

Publisher

Duke University Press, Durham (2017)

Details

Softcover, 163 pages

ISBN

9780822370017

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 76-78 
Discussed: pp. 7-11 
Unconsolable Contemporary: Observing Gerhard Richter Rabinow, Paul  2017

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2017)

Editor

Dziewior, Yilmaz / Kersting, Rita

Details

Softcover, 70 pages

ISBN

9783960980940

Languages

German, English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 65, IV 
Discussed: pp. 67, VI 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Neue Bilder / New Paintings   2017

Publisher

Hirmer Verlag, München (2017)

Editor

Schreier, Christoph / Kunstmuseum Bonn

Details

Softcover, 128 pages

ISBN

9783777428970

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 109 
Discussed: p. 17 
Illustrated: p. 6 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Über Malen / Frühe Bilder   2017

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
ArtworkDiscussed: pp. 13-16, 30-33, 26-27, 42-43 
Illustrated: p. 123 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Abstraction and Appearance Moorhouse, Paul  2016

Publisher

Prestel Publishing, London (2016)

Editor

Roerig, Tim

Details

Hardback, 846 pages

ISBN

9783791355849

Language

English

Category

Group Exhibitions

Notes

This catalogue was published in conjunction with the exhibition "Postwar: Art Between the Pacific, 1945-1965" held at Haus der Kunst, Munich, from 14.10.2016-26.03.2017.

ArtworkMentioned: p. 41 

Exhibitions

Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945-1965   2016
Facing the Future. Art in Europe 1945-1968   2016

In

Berliner Zeitung

Issue

03 March 2015

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
ArtworkDiscussed 
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Exhibitions

Auschwitz, Feuer, Ascheregen Ruthe, Ingeborg  2015

In

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Issue

28 February 2015

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
ArtworkDiscussed 
Illustrated (colour) 
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Exhibitions

Ein Mahnmal für die Häftlinge von Auschwitz Voss, Julia  2015

14 related publications

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In

Die Welt

Issue

05 February 2016

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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"Birkenau" von Gerhard Richter in Baden-Baden dpa/lsw  2016

Publisher

Jüdischer Verlag im Suhrkamp Verlag, Berlin (2016)

Editor

Lefkovits, Ivan

Details

Special binding, 995 pages

ISBN

9783633542772

Language

German

Category

Monographs

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"Mit meiner Vergangenheit lebe ich": Memoiren von Holocaust-Überlebenden   2016

Publisher

Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2016)

Editor

Friedel, Helmut

Details

Hardback, 55 pages

ISBN

978-3-86335-891-4

ISBN

3-86335-891-0

Language

German, German

Category

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Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Birkenau   2016

In

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Issue

25 February 2016

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Gespräch mit Gerhard Richter. "Man kann Auschwitz nicht abmalen" Voss, Julia / Geimer, Peter / Richter, Gerhard  2016

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2016)

Details

Hardback, 144 pages

ISBN

9783863357757

Language

German

Category

Artist's Books

Exhibitions

Birkenau. 93 Details aus meinem Bild "Birkenau" Richter, Gerhard  2016

In

Frankfurter Rundschau

Issue

05 February 2016

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Der Holocaust im Bild: «Birkenau» von Gerhard Richter dpa  2016

In

RP Online

Issue

06 February 2016

Language

German

Category

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Ausstellung: Richters Requiem Bosetti, Annette  2016

In

Stuttgarter Zeitung

Issue

09 February 2016

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Den Schrecken übermalt Braun, Adrienne  2016

In

Deutsche Welle

Issue

06 February 2016

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
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Gerhard Richters Gemälde "Birkenau" im Museum Frieder Burda Dege, Stefan  2016

In

Deutsche Welle

Issue

07 February 2016

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
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Divisive Holocaust work goes on display in Baden-Baden Dege, Stefan  2016

In

ABC

Issue

05 February 2016

Language

Spanish

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

«Después de Auschwitz, sigue habiendo arte» Sánchez, Rosalía  2016

In

Art. Das Kunstmagazin

Issue

04 February 2016

ISBN

0173-2781

Language

German

Category

Online Publications

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter in Baden-Baden: Starke Emotionen Braun, Adrienne  2016

In

Echo online

Issue

09 March 2016

Language

German

Category

Online Publications

Exhibitions

Unruhe im Unsichtbaren Breckner, Johannes  2016

In

Salzburger Nachrichten

Issue

06 February 2016

Language

German

Category

Newspaper Articles
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Exhibitions

Der Holocaust als Abstraktion: "Birkenau" von Gerhard Richter dpa  2016