Beirut Art Center, "Gerhard Richter – Beirut", Beirut 2012
Achim Borchardt-Hume/Lamia Joreige/Sandra Dagner, "Gerhard Richter – Beirut", Ausst.-Kat. Beirut Art Center, Köln 2012, p. 151
About Gerhard Richter
Influenced by post-war abstraction, Gerhard Richter began working intensively on abstract painting towards the end of the 1960s. Initially, however, he only created portraits and still lives based on photographs which, through their specific image detail and blurring, alienate reality.