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Whitechapel Gallery

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Paperback, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 232 pgs / 120 color.

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Catalog: FALL 2017 p. 107   

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ISBN 9780854882601 TRADE
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London, UK
Whitechapel Gallery, 09/27/17–01/21/18

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WHITECHAPEL GALLERY

Thomas Ruff

Edited by Iwona Blazwick.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Thomas Ruff.'

Over the course of his 30-year career, Thomas Ruff (born 1958) has approached every genre of photography and coolly reinvented it.

One of the greatest artists to use photography in the 21st century, Ruff came of age in the 1980s alongside Andreas Gursky, Candida Höfer and Thomas Struth, in what was to become known as the Düsseldorf School.

Creating photographic images on the scale of history painting but with a cool hyperrealism, Ruff moves from the micro to the macro, from portraying friends to picturing the cosmos. He also oscillates between the laboratory and the archive, experimenting with digital technologies to create photograms with virtual objects and rescuing discarded press photographs to reveal lost histories.

This substantial Ruff overview accompanies a major retrospective survey at the Whitechapel Gallery in London, and contains all of his most renowned series, including portraits, disasters, sky and cityscapes, internet nudes, photograms, manga images, magnetically generated images and found press photographs.


Featured image is reproduced from 'Thomas Ruff.'

Thomas Ruff

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THOMAS RUFF MONOGRAPHS + ARTIST'S BOOKS

Thomas Ruff: Interieurs

THOMAS RUFF: INTERIEURS

Edited by Martin Germann. Text by Thomas Bernhard.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783960980797 | US $59.95

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
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Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979-2011

THOMAS RUFF: PHOTOGRAPHS 1979-2011

KOENIG BOOKS

ISBN: 9783863356934 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 9/29/2015
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Thomas Ruff: Editions 1988–2014

THOMAS RUFF: EDITIONS 1988–2014

Edited by Jörg Schellmann. Introduction by Thomas Weski.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775738590 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 2/24/2015
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Thomas Ruff: Series

THOMAS RUFF: SERIES

Text by José Manuel Costa. Interview by Valeria Liebermann.

LA FáBRICA

ISBN: 9788415691457 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 5/31/2014
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