A.R. Penck

German, 1939–2017

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Bio

Considered a Neo-Expressionist along with artists such as Sigmar Polke and Anselm Kiefer, A.R. Penck is best known for his paintings and sculptures characterized by simplified figures and forms, and neo-primitive symbols and patterns. Born Ralf …

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Career Highlights
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Solo show at a major institution
Museo Tamayo
Group
Group show at a major institution
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and 3 more
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Tate
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 1 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 2 more
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