London - Exhibition

Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979 – 2017

Whitechapel Gallery

27 Sep 201721 Jan 2018

The exhibition allows visitor to experience the artwork of German artist Thomas Ruff (b. 1958), whose photographic series deals with the status of the image in contemporary culture.
This exhibition features a wide range of artworks from his acclaimed “Portraits” – passport-style portraits, to his most recent “press++” photographs, drawing on newspaper archives from the era of the space race and Hollywood starlets.

  • Thomas Ruff, L’Empereur 06 (The Emperor 06), 1982, C-print, 30.2 × 40 cm, © Thomas RuffThomas Ruff, L’Empereur 06 (The Emperor 06), 1982, C-print, 30.2 × 40 cm, © Thomas Ruff

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Special Events

Destination: London
Where: Whitechapel Gallery
Type: Private View
Admission: VIP Card

Private view for Freize VIP

Contacts & Details

OPENING:
tue, wed, fri, sun, sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm; thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

ADMISSION:
Free

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