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Westheider, Ortrud

Overview
Works: 111 works in 414 publications in 5 languages and 3,497 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Biographies  Exhibition, pictorial works  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor, Adapter, Publishing director, Creator, Compiler, Curator, Author of introduction, Other, Composer, Redactor, zxx
Classifications: ND497.T8, 759.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ortrud Westheider
Turner and the elements by Ines Richter-Musso( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High society : American portraits of the Gilded Age : Bucerius Kunst Forum, Hamburg, June 7-August 31, 2008 by Bucerius Kunst Forum( Book )

13 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matisse : people, masks, models by Henri Matisse( Book )

18 editions published in 2008 in German and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Beckmann : Landschaft als Fremde : Hamburger Kunsthalle, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Kunstforum Wien by Max Beckmann( Book )

13 editions published in 1998 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerhard Richter : images of an era by Uwe M Schneede( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents and describes 50 of the artist's works with essays by leading Richter experts. It also includes personal testimonials in previously unpublished letters as well as a conversation between Gerhard Richter and Richter expert Uwe Schneede. This book provides new insight into the complexity of Richter's imagery in which banality and evil confront one another: the dreams and aspirations of the times, fast cars and new travel possibilities; personal memories; the oppressive past; contemporary politics; and both trivial and meaningful everyday objects. The cycle 18 Oktober 1977 (1988), which deals with the death of members of the Red Army Faction ('Baader-Meinhof gang') plays an important role in our understanding of the evocative power of these pictures from the 1960s. Richter's intense preoccupation with this event concludes this group of paintings from photographs. This cycle, which was loaned to the Bucerius Kunst forum in Hamburg by the New York Museum of Modern Art, has led to a new interpretation and positioning of Richter's work
Lucas Cranach : Glaube, Mythologie und Moderne by Lucas Cranach( Book )

14 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neue Welt : die Erfindung der amerikanischen Malerei : Ausstellung und Katalog by Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser( Book )

12 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher description. In the first half of the 19th century American painters discovered the variety and splendour of the new world. They saw the wilderness of their still recent nation as a new Garden of Eden, motive for making possible an art beyond European traditions
Hanne Darboven, das Frühwerk : [anlässlich der Ausstellung in der Hamburger Kunsthalle vom 29. Oktober 1999 bis 13. Februar 2000] by Ortrud Westheider( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in German and English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sturz in die Welt : die Kunst des Manierismus in Europa by Michael Philipp( Book )

12 editions published in 2008 in German and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Farbe Schwarz in der Malerei Max Beckmanns by Ortrud Westheider( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zwischen Himmel und Hölle : Kunst des Mittelalters von der Gotik bis Baldung Grien : eine Ausstellung des Bucerius Kunst Forums, 19. September 2009 bis 10. Januar 2010 by Michael Philipp( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frida Kahlo by Adam G Klein( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the life and work of the Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo
Greco, Velázquez, Goya : spanische Malerei aus deutschen Sammlungen( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York photography 1890-1950 : von Stieglitz bis Man Ray : Bucerius Kunst Forum, Hamburg 17. Mai bis 2. September 2012 by Ortrud Westheider( Book )

7 editions published in 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picasso und die Mythen : eine Ausstellung des Bucerius-Kunst-Forums, 13. Dezember 2002 bis 16. März 2003 by Pablo Picasso( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern life : Edward Hopper and his time ... by Barbara Haskell( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman Signer : Zeichnungen : Kunstmuseum Solothurn, Westfälisches Landesmuseum Münster by Roman Signer( Book )

8 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jannis Kounellis : die eiserne Runde by Jannis Kounellis( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in German and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Turner and the elements
Alternative Names
Ortrud Westheider deutsche Kunsthistorikerin

Ortrud Westheider Duits kunsthistorica

Ortrud Westheider German art historian

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High society : American portraits of the Gilded Age : Bucerius Kunst Forum, Hamburg, June 7-August 31, 2008Matisse : people, masks, modelsModern life : Edward Hopper and his time : an exhibition of the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York ; Bucerius Kunst Forum, May 9 - August 30, 2009 ; Kunsthal Rotterdam, September 26, 2009 - January 17, 2010Neue Welt : die Erfindung der amerikanischen Malerei : Ausstellung und KatalogSturz in die Welt : die Kunst des Manierismus in EuropaZwischen Himmel und Hölle : Kunst des Mittelalters von der Gotik bis Baldung Grien : eine Ausstellung des Bucerius Kunst Forums, 19. September 2009 bis 10. Januar 2010Modern life : Edward Hopper and his time ...Roman Signer : Zeichnungen : Kunstmuseum Solothurn, Westfälisches Landesmuseum Münster