Stadel Museum opens Painting in Photography. Strategies of Appropriation

The Stadel Museum presents Painting in Photography. Strategies of Appropriation, an exhibition on view From 27 June to 23 September 2012.

Richard Hamilton (1922–2011), Eight-Self-Portraits (Detail), 1994. Thermal dye sublimation prints, 40 x 35 cm. DZ BANK Kunstsammlung© VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2012.

The comprehensive presentation will highlight the influence of painting on the imagery produced by contemporary photographic art. Based on the museum’s own collection and including important loans from the DZ Bank Kunstsammlung as well as international private collections and galleries, the exhibition at the Städel will center on about 60 examples, among them major works by László Moholy-Nagy, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Wolfgang Tillmans, Thomas Ruff, Jeff Wall, and Amelie von Wulffen.

Stadel Museum
Schaumainkai 63
60596 Frankfurt am Main

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