Gerhard Richter: Panorama

Cultuurcentrum Strombeek Grimbergen, Strombeek-Bever, Belgium

15 February 2008 – 16 March 2008

War Cut II

2004 25.5 cm x 21.8 cm Editions CR: 125

Special edition of the artist's book 'War Cut I', flexible binding with painted linen over cardboard

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War Cut II is a special edition (70 copies) of the artist's book War Cut (both published by Walther König in 2004).

Both editions contain 340 pages and 216 illustrations showing details from Abstract Painting [CR: 648-2], 1987, accompanied by 155 texts taken from the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung of March 20 and 21, 2003 (the beginning of the Iraq War). The editions also contain an index of the printed texts and some short, untitled remarks by Gerhard Richter. The editions have flexible cardboard covers with red linen covering, and yellow, red, blue and black offset print.

For the War Cut II special edition each of the 70 copies has a unique cover painted by Richter.

Edition:
50 copies signed, dated and numbered in Roman numerals in pencil on the endpaper, also numbered in Roman numerals in felt-tip pen on the penultimate page; oil paint on book cover applied by Richter with squeegee, in a light grey cardboard slipcase (designed by the artist).

20 copies, signed, dated, numbered in Roman numerals and marked h.c. in pencil on the endpaper; some of these also signed, dated and numbered in Roman numerals in ballpoint or felt-tip pen on the penultimate page; oil paint applied to book cover by Richter with squeegee, in light grey cardboard slipcase (designed by the artist).

 

30 copies (French edition, published 2005), signed, dated, numbered and inscribed in pencil on the endpaper: F, additionally signed, dated and numbered in black ink on the last page, oil paint on book cover applied by Richter with squeegee, in light grey cardboard box (designed by the artist).

This artwork was shown in the following exhibitions:

This artwork is included in the following publications:

Title Author Date

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735193

ISBN

3775735194

Language

English

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 296 
Illustrated: p. 296 (colour) 

The publication Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965 – 2013 updates the catalogue raisonné of his editions that was published ten years earlier. This book includes additionally 35 new and hitherto unknown works

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Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965–2013 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas  2014

Publisher

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern (2014)

Details

Hardback, 337 pages

ISBN

9783775735186

ISBN

3775735186

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkMentioned: p. 296 
Illustrated: p. 296 (colour) 

The publication Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965 – 2013 updates the catalogue raisonné of his editions that was published ten years earlier. This book includes additionally 35 new and hitherto unknown works

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Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965–2013 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan / Olbricht, Thomas  2014

Publisher

Verlag für moderne Kunst, Nürnberg (2014)

Details

Softcover, 88 pages

ISBN

9783869845296

Languages

German, English

Category

Group Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: pp. 28, 85, 86 
Illustrated: p. 85 (colour) 

Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter. Ausschnitt. Werke aus der Sammlung Böckmann = Detail. Paintings from the Böckmannn Collection Kraus, Eva / Nollert, Angelika / Fuchs, Caronline / Heyden, Thomas  2014

Publisher

Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln (2011)

Details

Hardback, 862 pages

ISBN

9783863350567

Language

German

Category

Monographs

Notes

2nd ed.

ArtworkMentioned: pp. 7, 854 

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

Prestel, München (2011)

Details

Softcover, 128 pages

ISBN

9783791346168

Language

German

Category

Monographs
ArtworkDiscussed: p. 25 

Gerhard Richter. Rot, Gelb, Blau by Helmut Friedel analyses and contextualises the paintings Red, Yellow and Blue [CR: 345/1-3] commissioned by BMW for their Munich headquarters, within the context of Richter’s œuvre

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Gerhard Richter. Rot-Gelb-Blau. Die Gemälde für BMW Friedel, Helmut / Storr, Robert  2011
Gerhard Richter. Panorama. A Retrospective Godfrey, Mark / Serota, Nicholas / Brill, Dorothée / Morineau, Camille / Borchardt-Hume, Achim / Dickson, Amy / Haidu, Rachel / Mehring, Christine  2011

Publisher

MER. Paper Kunsthalle, Gent (2008)

Details

Softcover, 101 pages

ISBN

9789076979533

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 78 
Illustrated: p. 78 (colour) 

Exhibitions

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

Publisher

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2008)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

3775722483

Language

German

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 33 

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

Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern-Ruit (2008)

Details

Hardback, 160 pages

ISBN

9783775722490

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions
ArtworkMentioned: p. 33 

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

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: pp. 7, 854 

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: pp. 7, 854 

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
Gerhard Richter. Editions 1965–2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004
Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965–2004 Butin, Hubertus / Gronert, Stefan  2004

This edition consists of the following individual works:

1 related publication

Title Author Date

Publisher

MER. Paper Kunsthalle, Gent (2008)

Details

Softcover, 101 pages

ISBN

9789076979533

Language

English

Category

Solo Exhibitions

Exhibitions

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