Tomma Abts
German, born 1967
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Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2015
Tomma Abts: Four New Etchings,
Crown Point Press
2013
Abstract Mash-Up II,
Crown Point Press
2011
Tomma Abts,
Greengrassi

Winner of the 2006 Turner Prize, painter Tomma Abts makes small-scale, hard-edged abstractions that are the result of a rigorous working method. Using no source material, Abts builds the surfaces slowly, defining line and shape on overlapping layers. While the images often seem on the verge of representation, through …

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