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Almine Rech-Picasso Goes Global Ocula Conversation Almine Rech-Picasso Goes Global

French gallerist Almine Rech-Picasso opened her first space in Asia on Shanghai's historic Bund in July this year, bringing her eponymous gallery's total locations to five. The Shanghai gallery occupies roughly 4,000 square feet on the second floor of the three-storey Amber Building, a beautiful warehouse space, originally occupied by the Central...

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From the Gallery to the Streets: Home Works 8 in Beirut Ocula Report From the Gallery to the Streets: Home Works 8 in Beirut 8 Nov 2019 : Nat Muller for Ocula

There's an inside joke amongst the team of Ashkal Alwan, The Lebanese Association for Plastic Arts: that every time an edition of its biennial forum on cultural practices is planned, a national crisis happens. The eighth edition of Home Works was no different: it opened on 17 October amidst the most devastating wildfires that Lebanon had witnessed...

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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough Ocula Insight | Video
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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough 15 October 2019

Hans Hartung and Art Informel at Mazzoleni London (1 October 2019-18 January 2020) presents key works by the French-German painter while highlighting his connection with artists active in Paris during the 50s and 60s. In this video, writer and historian Alan Montgomery discusses Hartung's practice and its legacy.Born in Leipzig in 1904, Hans...

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Gerhard Richter

b. 1932, Germany

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Gerhard Richter

Maika Pollack Interview Magazine 30 December 2015
RICHTER’S STILLEBEN (KERZEN)/STILL LIFES (CANDLES), 1983. © GERHARD RICHTER 2015, VERLAG DER BUCHHANDLUNG WALTHER KÖNIG, KÖLN.

"It is one of the most important artist archives of the 20th century," says Walther König about his rationale for publishing Gerhard Richter's epic monograph Atlas. The artist's vast, eclectic collection of images-news photographs, advertisements, color swatches, and amateur photos that Richter began gathering in the early 1960s-works as source material for some of his paintings, such as Uncle Rudi, his 1965 depiction of a young German soldier (the artist's uncle in an SS trench jacket) or his 1988 series showing the events surrounding the deaths of members of the Red Army Faction. This archive, however, is widely considered a work of art in its own right. 

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