Reflexionen über Malerei. Gerhard Richters „Birkenau“-Zyklus in der Alten Nationalgalerie

Reflections on Painting. Gerhard Richter’s Birkenau Series at the Alte Nationalgalerie

Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany

16 March 2021 – 03 October 2021

Birkenau

2014 260 x 200 cm Catalogue Raisonné: 937-4

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

Artforum

Issue

March 2018, Vol. 56, No. 7, pp. 251–252

ISBN

0004-3532

Language

English

Category

Online Publications
ArtworkIllustrated: p. 251 (colour) 
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Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter: Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) Hill, Wes  2018

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, 170 
Discussed: p. 164 
Illustrated: p. 171 (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. 48, 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. 7 (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. 125 (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 
Illustrated (colour) 
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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

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Title Author Date

In

report-K: Internetzeitung Köln

Issue

15 March 2021

Language

German

Category

Online Publications
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Exhibitions

Gerhard Richter gibt 100 Werke nach Berlin Mohr, Christoph  2021