5th Grade Gerhard Richter Paintings

Fifth grade classes tried their hand at a one-day abstract art painting technique, inspired by Gerhard Richter.

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Gerhard Richter’s Painting

Students painted full sheets of paper using 3-4 colors, focusing on shapes and colors.  Then, using cardboard, students pulled new colors of paint across the paper. They repeated this process until they were satisfied with their painting.


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Here are some of their finished paintings.

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