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Monday, 29 September 2014 14:12

Anselm Kiefer Retrospective Opens at the Royal Academy of Arts

Anselm Kiefer's 'Morgenthau Plan' (detail), 2013. Anselm Kiefer's 'Morgenthau Plan' (detail), 2013. The Royal Academy of Arts, London

The Royal Academy of Arts presents the first major retrospective of Anselm Kiefer’s work to be held in the UK. Considered to be one of the most important artists of his generation, the exhibition spans over forty years from Kiefer’s early career to the present time, bringing together artwork from international private and public collections. The exhibition has been arranged chronologically, presenting the epic scale of his artwork and the breadth of media he has used throughout his career, including painting, sculpture, photography and installation. Kiefer has also created a number of works conceived specifically for the Royal Academy’s Main Galleries, showcasing his continued interest in seeking new challenges and producing ever more ambitious artwork.

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