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GERDES, Ludger (<i>born</i> 1954), Painter, sculptor, mixed media

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GERDES, Ludger (born 1954), Painter, sculptor, mixed media

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German, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1954, in Lastrup.

Painter, sculptor, mixed media.

Düsseldorf Constructive Sculpture.

From 1975 to 1982, Gerdes studied under Gerhard Richter at the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf. As well as being influenced by his own teacher, he was probably far from indifferent to the teaching of Joseph Beuys and Klaus Rinke in the same academy. He continues to live and work in

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