27 April 2014

Polke/ Richter: Two Artists Spiralling Apart On A Vastly Different Stylistic Trajectory

When the co-curator of Christie’s historic new exhibition Polke/Richter-Richter/Polke, Darren Leak, wrote of his intentions to convey the two giants of the painting world’s “intimate dialogue”, nobody expected that to include the German pair taking a bath together – puckish, dripping, and youthful – or in bed, sharing an Antwerpian hotel room. Those images were […]