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

Curated by Norman Rosenthal


London, Grosvenor Hill

Opening reception
Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018
From 6 to 8 pm

  • , Pink Raven, 2012
    Pink Raven, 2012
    Oil on canvas
    159 x 122 cm
    62 5/8 x 48 inches
  • , Knight Collection, 2016
    Knight Collection, 2016
    Oil on linen
    132 x 132 x 6 cm (framed)
    52 x 52 x 2 3/8 inches (framed)
  • , St. George and the Dragon, 2016
    St. George and the Dragon, 2016
    Oil on linen
    132 x 132 x 6 cm (framed)
    52 x 52 x 2 3/8 inches (framed)
  • , Prophet at the Sea of Galilee, 2007
    Prophet at the Sea of Galilee, 2007
    Oil on canvas
    210 x 160 cm
    82 5/8 x 63 inches
  • , Ascension IV, 2015
    Ascension IV, 2015
    Inkjet print, ink, and spray paint on polyester
    213,4 x 158,8 x 5,1 cm
    84 x 62 1/2 x 2 inches
  • , Tower of Song, 2017
    Tower of Song, 2017
    Oil on canvas
    221 x 181 cm
    87 x 71 1/4 inches
  • , Wo ist die Haselnuß?, 2017
    Wo ist die Haselnuß?, 2017
    Oil on canvas
    300 x 207 cm
    118 1/8 x 81 1/2 inches
  • , Untitled, 2005
    Untitled, 2005
    Oil on canvas
    200 x 150 cm
    78 3/4 x 59 inches
  • , Vision de Poussin, 2012
    Vision de Poussin, 2012
    Mixed media on board in artist’s frame
    61 x 104,1 cm
    24 x 41 inches
  • , Samson, 1983
    Samson, 1983
    Oil on canvas
    230 x 164 x 6 cm (framed)
    90 1/2 x 64 5/8 x 2 3/8 inches (framed)
  • , David Landau Seated, 2013-15
    David Landau Seated, 2013-15
    Oil on Canvas
    75,5 x 70,6 x 7,2 cm (framed)
    29 3/4 x 27 3/4 x 2 7/8 inches (framed)
  • , Plato, Sokrates und Aristoteles - 6, 1996
    Plato, Sokrates und Aristoteles - 6, 1996
    Acrylic on canvas
    100 x 140 cm
    39 3/8 x 55 1/8 inches
  • , Mid-Summer, 2017
    Mid-Summer, 2017
    oil, acrylic, flashe, charcoal and archival digital print on linen
    233,8 x 170 x 4,4 cm
    92 x 66 7/8 x 1 3/4 inches
  • Hello and Goodbye, 2014-15
    Hello and Goodbye,
    2014-2015
    Oil on wood
    30.2 x 66 cm
    11 7/8 x 26 Inches

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 Christos Joachimides and Nicholas Serota in 1981.  


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