[Ebook] ➡ Gerhard Richter Portraits Painting Appearances ➧ Paul Moorhouse – Tbjewellers.co.uk “Appearance semblance is the theme of my life” This statement by Gerhard Richter b 1932 suggests the importance of portraiture to his career One of the greatest artists working today Richter has b “Appearance semblance is Portraits Painting MOBI ó the theme of my life” This statement by Gerhard Richter b suggests the importance of portraiture to his career One of the greatest artists working today Richter has been intensively Gerhard Richter ePUB ½ engaged with portraiture since His portraits invite critical consideration of both portraiture and painting; they include images of specific people—whether sensational subjects of people in the media icons of the popular imagination or close Richter Portraits Painting Epub á friends and relatives However all are transformed when Richter puts them onto canvas for they often become anonymous in the process or become significant simply for being included Richter’s investigation into how we understand what surrounds us is at the heart of all his work In this large scale book—ideal for Richter’s portraits—Paul Moorhouse offers a major advance in the understanding and appreciation of the renowned artist’s work With keen insight Moorhouse studies the portraits in close detail examining the sophisticated ways in which Richter has challenged and extended the genre of portraiture and revealing the startling range of the artist’s source material Featuring never before published images this book clearly eclipses any previous publication on Richter’s portraiture.
- 176 pages
- Gerhard Richter Portraits Painting Appearances
- Paul Moorhouse
- 27 July 2014 Paul Moorhouse