Gerhard Richter
German, born 1932
11,714 followers
High auction record
£30m, Sotheby's, 2015
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions
2017
Etel Adnan | Gerhard Richter,
The FLAG Art Foundation
Gerhard Richter | About Painting,
S.M.A.K. Museum of Contemporary Art
2014
GERHARD RICHTER Pictures/Series,
Fondation Beyeler

Gerhard Richter is known for a prolific and stylistically varied exploration of the medium of painting, often incorporating and exploring the visual effects of photography. “I like everything that has no style: dictionaries, photographs, nature, myself and my paintings,” he says. “Because style is violent, and I am …

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