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Daniel Richter


Daniel Richter Biography - ArtLyst

Daniel Richter was born in Eutin in Germany in 1962. He studied at the Academy for Visual Arts in Hamburg under Professor Werner Büttner.

Richter worked as an assistant for the contemporary artist Albert Oehlen (painting, object art, installations, and music). In 2004 he took over the professorship for painting at the University of Arts in Berlin. Relinquishing this position early to move to the Academy of Visual Arts in Vienna. The spirit of Hieronymus Bosch and Francis Bacon inspire his works. Everything remains connected by a single intimation. His works up until the year 2000 were defined by intense abstraction, but in his work since then figuration has come ever further to the forefront.

Recent Exhibitions:

Huts Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin

Heißkalt – Aktuelle Kunst aus der Sammlung Scharpff, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
Unheimlich, Städtische Galerie Delmenhorst, Berlin
Ludwig Richter und seine Schüler + Daniel Richter, Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Dresden
New abstract Painting. Painting abstract now, Museum Morsbroich, Morsbroich

Preis der Nationalgalerie Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin Kunst nach Kunst Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen
Looking at painting I Galerie Tanit, Munich

Vantage Point Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin Painting 2001 Victoria Miro Gallery, London

Beute - Produktivität und Existenz Kunstamt Kreuzberg, Berlin
Abstrakte Kunst Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Design, Nürnberg
Berlin - Binnendifferenz, Phase 1 Galerie Krinzinger, Wien
Europe -Different Perspectives in Painting Museo Michetti, Francavilla al Mare
SALON Delfina Project Space, London

Daniel Richter

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