Hans Richter  (German, 1888-1976) 

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Hans Richter, Vibra No. 43

 

Hans Richter
Vibra No. 43
1975

Galería Odalys
Hans Richter, Zeppelin

 

Hans Richter
Zeppelin
1916

Waterhouse & Dodd
Hans Richter, Viking Eggeling – no. 2-19

 

Hans Richter
Viking Eggeling – no. 2-19
circa 1918

Waterhouse & Dodd
Hans Richter, Portrait of Marcel Janco - GB2-21

 

Hans Richter
Portrait of Marcel Janco - GB2-21
circa 1918

Waterhouse & Dodd
Hans Richter, 191 Dada Head Relief II

 

Hans Richter
191 Dada Head Relief II
circa 1965

Waterhouse & Dodd
Hans Richter, Julio Álvarez del Vayo - no. 704

 

Hans Richter
Julio Álvarez del Vayo - no. 704
Waterhouse & Dodd
Hans Richter, Landlady - no.610

 

Hans Richter
Landlady - no.610
1915

Waterhouse & Dodd
Hans Richter, Variation sur le theme des pro contres (no. 89)

 

Hans Richter
Variation sur le theme des pro contres (no. 89)
circa 1960

Waterhouse & Dodd
Hans Richter, Gesture Series - no. 209

 

Hans Richter
Gesture Series - no. 209
Waterhouse & Dodd
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Hans Richter, Adoration (study + sketch, verso)

 

Hans Richter
Adoration (study + sketch, verso), 1908-1911
ink and pencil on paper

 

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Hans Richter, La cour (+ sketch, verso)

 

Hans Richter
La cour (+ sketch, verso), 1911
ink and gouache on paper

 

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Hans Richter, Maternité (study)

 

Hans Richter
Maternité (study), 1908-1911
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1888   Born: in Berlin, Germany
1894 - 1906   Studied at Falk Real Gymnasium, Berlin, Germany
1908   Studied at the Art Academy, Berlin, Germany
1909   Master Degree from the Art Academy in Weimar, Germany
1914 - 1916   Served his country in the war where he was wounded
1917   Joined the Dadaists
1921   "Rythme 21", first abstract movie
1923 - 1926   Published his own publication, "G" (Gestaltung), Berlin, Germany
1940   Moved from Switzerland to the United States
1941 - 1946   Member of the American Abstract Artists, New York, NY
1947   Received the International Prize for Film of Venice
1948   Became Director of the Institute of Film Techniques at the City College of New York, NY
1941 - 1951   Gained U.S. citizenship
1941 - 1953   Member of the City Art Association, New York, NY
1942 - 1956   Supervisor and Professor of Films at the Institute of Film Technique at City College, New York, NY
1956   Received the R.J. Flaherty Award of New York
1964   Received the Cross of Merit from the German Government
1966   Received the R.J. Flaherty Award of New York
1967   Became Honorary Member of the Film Society in Hamburg, Germany
1967   Received the Art Prize of the City of Berlin, Germany
1971   Member of the Academy of Art and Science in Berlin, germany
1973   Received the Big Cross of Merit from the German Government
1976   Died: in Locarno, Switzerland
2004   "Hans Richter: Early Works from the Estate", Janos Gat Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1982   "Retrospective", Akademie der Künst, Berlin, Germany (solo)
1975   "Hans Richter. Oeuvres Dada", Galerie Denise René, Paris, France (solo)
1973   "Omaggio a Hans Richter", Centro Culturale Tedesco, Italy (solo)
1972   Galerie Georges Moos, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
1971   "The world between the ox and the swine; Dada drawings by Hans Richter", Rhode Island School of Design, Museum of Art, Providence, RI (solo)
1970   "Hans Richter", Il Segno, Rome, Italy (solo)
"Hans Richter", Galleria Ordelaffi, Milan, Italy (solo)
1969   "Hans Richter. Dada Zeichnungen 1918", Il Segno, Rome, Italy (solo)
1968   "1905-1967 Hans Richter", Byron Gallery and Finch College Museum of Art, New York, NY (solo)
"Hans Richter",Galleria d'Arte "La Chiocciola", Padova, Italy (solo)
1966   "Hans Richter", Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1965   Galerie Denise René, Paris, France (solo)
"Hans Richter: Dadaismo e Astrazione (1909-1923)", Galleria Schwarz, Milan, Italy (solo)
"Hans Richter", Galleria del Cavallino, Venice, Italy (solo)
1964   "Hans Richter", Saletta Grafica della Galleria Schwarz, Milan, Italy (solo)
Galleria Naviglio, Milan, Italy
1963   "Hans Richter", Galleria Pagani del Grattacielo, Milan, Italy (solo)
"Ommaggio a Richter", Casa del Negromonte, Locarno, Switzerland (solo)
1962   "Hans Richter", Museo d'Arte Moderna, Turin, Italy (solo)
1961   "Hans Richter. 40 Jahre Rollenbild", Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany (solo)
"Hans Richter. Schild, Film er malt", The Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
"Hans Richter", Galleria Pagani del Grattacielo, Milan, Italy (solo)
1960   "Hans Richter. 40 ans de peinture rouleaux", Galerie Denis René, Paris, France (solo)
"Hans Richter: 40 Jahre Rollenbild, Ein Leben für Bild und Film", Städtische Galerie, Munich, Germany (solo)
Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden, Germany (solo)
"Hans Richter. 40 Jahre Rollenbild und Film", Werkkunstschule und Kunstverein, Kassel; Hanover, Germany (solo)
"Hans Richter", Galleria Pagani, Milan, Italy (solo)
"Konkrete Kunst", Kunstgesellschaft, Zurich, Switzerland
Chalette Gallery, New York, NY
"Ungegenstandliche Photographie", Gewerbe Museum, Basel, Switzerland
1959   "Hans Richter. Ein Leben für Bild und Film", Kunstgewerbe-Museum, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
"Hans Richter", Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy (solo)
1958   "Hans Richter", The Institute of Contemporary Arts, Washington, DC (solo)
"Hans Richter. Ein Leben für Bild und Film", Akademie der Kunste, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy (solo)
1955   Gallery Sydney Janis, New York, NY (solo)
The Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
1954   "Hans Richter", Gallery Rose Fried, New York, NY (solo)
1952   "Hans Richter", Galerie des Deux-Isles, Paris, France (solo)
"Hans Richter", Galerie Mai, Paris, France (solo)
1949   Renaissance Society, Chicago, IL (solo)
1948   San Fransisco Museum of Art, San Fransisco, CA (solo)
1946   "Hans Richter 1919-1946", Art of this Century Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1942   "Abstract Art Masters", Helena Rubinstein Gallery, New York, NY
1937   "Konstruktivisten", Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland
1918   "Dada and Die Neue Kunst: Dada", Salon Wolfsberg, Zurich, Switzerland; Corray Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
1917   Dada Gallery, Tiefenhofe, Switzerland
1916   Hanns Goltz Gallery, Munich, Germany (solo)
  Selected Public Collections:
  The National Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Museum 20 Jahrhunderts, Vienna, Austria
Galeria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy
Musée National d'Arte Moderne, Paris, France
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1993    Fifield, Christopher. True artist and true friend: a biography of Hans Richter. Oxford, UK: Clarendon Press; New York: Oxford University Press, 1993