Gerhard Richter’s artwork has been shown in museums around the world, including retrospectives at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the Tate Modern in London and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. He lives in Cologne.



5 December 1942: In order to explain the principle, said Heiner Müller, why Stalingrad was on the one hand historically necessary and on the other, from the perspective of human beings, not at all, I have to tell a fictitious story.