Film Review: Gerhardt Richter Painting

The film “Gerhardt Richter Painting” starts out deadly serious.┬áThe artist and his assistants deliberate sternly over his latest abstract works, a series of gray paintings. Richter expresses a measure of surprise at the paintings’ turning toward gray, commenting, “They do what they want.” The film is not a biography and it does not fully address the scope of the German painter’s oeuvre. It neglects the … Continue reading Film Review: Gerhardt Richter Painting