First large-scale Australian exhibition of Gerhard Richter to open next month

September 15, 2017

The Queensland Art Gallery |Gallery of Modern Art in Brisbane is set to mount the first major Australian exhibition of German artist Gerhard Richter in honour of the artist’s 85th birthday in February this year. Viewed as one of the world’s most influential living painters, the exhibition will showcase works spanning across six decades of the artist’s career. Opening on October 17, 2017, the exhibition will run through February 4, 2018.


Image: Gerhard Richter, Abstract Painting (726), 1990, oil on canvas, 251 x 351 cm. Copyright Gerhard Richter. Courtesy the Tate, London and QAGOMA