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Monday, 29 August 2011
Gerhard Richter's painting about 911, in Tate Modern exhibition
Gerhard Richter, 'September' oil on canvas, 2003
This painting, commemorating the 911 attack on the Twin Towers in New York, shall be in the forthcoming show at the Tate Modern (see earlier blog Gerhard Richter: Panorama). Does the painting have a resonance? Does it work as an image of such a tragic event?..