Udo Nöger
German, born 1961
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Selected exhibitions
2018
Udo Nöger: The Inside of Light,
Dolby Chadwick Gallery
2017
UDO NOGER | New Paintings,
212GALLERY
Udo Nöger: The Inside of Light,
Bentley Gallery

Udo Nöger aims to bring out the luminescence of paint in his practice. The artist is known for monochromatic gray works that give the impression of emitting light. Nöger achieves this effect by stretching multiple pieces of fabric or canvas onto one frame; he either paints on or cuts shapes into the different layers beforehand. As a result, the work appears lighter and more transparent in certain parts. Nöger has also been known to paint on the underside of the fabric, and to use materials of varying thickness and opacity.