A New Spirit Then, A New Spirit Now, 1981 - 2018

Curated by Norman Rosenthal


New York

  • , Winter (or Rose Garden That Jacqueline Built When She Was a Little Girl), 1982
    Oil, plates, and bondo on wood
    108 x 84 x 23 1/2 inches
    274,3 x 213,4 x 59,7 cm
  • , Bushels of Diamonds & Emeralds, 1980
    Acrylic on canvas
    80 x 124 inches
    203,2 x 315 cm
  • , Skizze, 1983
    Acrylic on canvas
    78 3/4 x 118 1/4 inches
    200 x 300,4 cm
  • , Head of Shane Dunworth, 1986
    Oil on paper
    35 7/8 x 31 7/8 inches (framed)
    91,1 x 81 cm (framed)
  • , Self-Portrait at Villa Fersen, 1978
    Ink, acrylic, watercolor on paper
    71 x 73 1/2 inches
    180,3 x 186,7 cm
  • , Orange Eater, 1982
    Oil on canvas
    63 3/4 x 51 3/8 inches
    161,9 x 130,5 cm
  • , Borcke, 1986
    Oil on canvas
    161,9 x 130,2 cm
    63 3/4 x 51 1/4 inches
  • , n.t. (Trommler), 1982
    Charcoal and pastel on paper
    24 x 17 inches
    61 x 43,2 cm
  • , n.t. (Trommler), 1982
    Charcoal and pastel on paper
    24 x 17 inches
    61 x 43,2 cm
  • , n.t. (Trommler), 1982
    Charcoal and pastel on paper
    24 x 17 inches
    61 x 43,2 cm
  • , Little Corner of Plane-Ship Catastrophe and Central Park, 1976
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 36 inches
    76,2 x 91,4 cm
  • , Innerhalb und außerhalb der Leinwand I, 1984/85
    Oil on canvas
    47 1/4 x 39 3/8 inches (framed)
    120 x 100 cm (framed)
  • , Babylon-dithyrambisch VI, 1975
    Distemper on canvas
    62 3/4 x 50 inches
    159,5 x 127 cm
  • , Untitled, 1983
    Oil on canvas
    78 3/4 x 50 3/4 inches
    200 x 128,9 cm
  • , Etreinte, 1971
    Oil on canvas
    45 5/8 x 35 inches
    116 x 89 cm
  • , Selbst und Middendorf, 1979
    Dispersion on canvas
    59 7/8 x 78 3/4 inches
    152 x 200 cm
  • , August, 1976
    Acrylic and tempera on canvas
    38 x 52 1/2 inches
    96,5 x 133,4 cm

Press release

Almine Rech Gallery is pleased to present A New Spirit Then, A New Spirit Now, 1981-2018. Curated by Norman Rosenthal, this exhibition reconstructs and reinterprets A New Spirit in Painting, a seminal presentation of 20th-century painting at the Royal Academy of Arts in London co-curated by Rosenthal with Nicholas Serota and Christos Joachimides in 1981. 


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