This 360º video commemorates the landmark exhibition, Gerhard Richter: Painting After All, providing an immersive experience for all those who could not see it in person. Developed in close collaboration with the artist, this was the final major exhibition at The Met Breuer. The exhibition was forced to close prematurely due to the COVID-19 pandemic just nine days after its opening.
Head of Digital Content: Sofie Andersen
Executive Producer: Nina Diamond
Senior Project Manager: Tricia Robson
Production Coordinator: Rachel Smith
Production Company: MIRROR + SPARKS
Original Music: Austin Fisher
Narration: Nitza Wilon & Jeffrey Mayer
Storr, Robert. “Gerhard Richter: The Day Is Long.” ARTnews, Penske Business Media, LLC., 1 Apr. 2009, 3:59 pm, www.artnews.com/art-in-america/features/gerhard-richter-robert-storr-62780/.
Gerhard Richter, “Conversation with Jan Thorn Prikker, October 1977.” Interviews in Text: Writings, Interviews and Letters 1961-2007, ed. Dietmar Elger and Hans Ulrich Obrist (London: Thames & Hudson, 2009).
This production was made possible by the Director’s Fund.
Security staff at The Met Breuer
© 2020 The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gerhard Richter (German, b. 1932). Ice (detail), 1981. Oil on canvas, 27 9/16 x 39 3/8 in. (70 x 100 cm). Collection of Ruth McLoughlin, Monaco. © Gerhard Richter 2019