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EXHIBITIONS AT
GALERIE NORDENHAKE

Berlin, October 2004
Berlin, May 2001

Ulrich Rückriem

Image No. 1 of Ulrich Rückriem

Wall Relief, 1995, Bleu de Vire granite, 200 x 300 x 35 cm

Image No. 2 of Ulrich Rückriem

Untitled, 1988, dolomite stone, 219 x 115 x 30.5 cm

Image No. 3 of Ulrich Rückriem

Installation view: Untitled, 1988, dolomite stone, 219 x 115 x 30.5 cm

Image No. 4 of Ulrich Rückriem

Stele, 1992, schrems granite, 100 x 50 x 50 cm

Image No. 5 of Ulrich Rückriem

Wall piece, 1995, Bleu de Vire granite, 250 x 200 x 40 cm

Image No. 6 of Ulrich Rückriem

Wall Relief, 1991, Bleu de Vire granite, 220 x 220 x 30 cm

Image No. 7 of Ulrich Rückriem

Untitled, 1986, anröchter dolomite, 10 x 100 x 200 cm

Image No. 8 of Ulrich Rückriem

Untitled, 1990-91, Finnish granite, two blocks, each 100 x 120 x 120 cm

Ulrich Rückriem was born 1938 in Düsseldorf. From 1959 and 1961, Rückriem was a stone-mason at Cologne Cathedral, the influence of which is still apparent in his sculptural work. Most recently, the artist was featured in a solo exhibition at the Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin (2009). Other solo exhibitions include presentations at the Sprengel Museum, Hannover (2007), Museum Ludwig, Köln (2007), Kunsthalle Hamburg (2005), and Gemeentemuseum Den Haag (2003). Rückriem currently lives and works in Cologne and Clonegal, Ireland.