Gerhard Richter

Wikioo.org - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Gerhard Richter

Style: Abstract Expressionism;Conceptual Art

Place: Dresden

Born: 1932

Nationality: Germany

Biography:

Gerhard Richter (born 9 February 1932) is a German visual artist. Richter has simultaneously produced abstract and photorealistic painted works, as well as photographs and glass pieces, thus following the examples of Picasso and Jean Arp in undermining the concept of the artist’s obligation to maintain a single cohesive style.[citation needed] Rich...