Thomas Ruff

German, born 1958

5,693 followers

Thomas Ruff

German, born 1958

5,693 followers
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Thomas Ruff: neg◊lapresmidi,
Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle
2017
New Works,
Sprüth Magers
2016
Thomas Ruff: Object Relations,
Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO)

Thomas Ruff uses technological advancements to realize new visual possibilities of photography and …

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Thomas Ruff uses technological advancements to realize new visual possibilities of photography and question its artistic qualities. “I don’t believe in the psychologizing portrait photography that my colleagues do, trying to capture the character with a lot of light and shade,” he says. “That’s absolutely suspect to …

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