Attersee – Schön wie seine Bilder – Beautiful like his Paintings - Publications - Galerie Gmurzynska

Fully illustrated exhibition catalog offering a career-spanning survey of the legendary Austrian artist, Christian Ludwig Attersee.


Published on the occasion of Attersee’s first large-scale solo exhibition in New York in November 2023, the volume brings together works from the 1960s to his most recent paintings of 2023, spanning paintings, sculptures and genre-defying objects. The publication features rare documentary material and photos from the studio of Christian Ludwig Attersee and well as a newly researched biographical portrait by Daniela Gregori and Rainer Metzger.


Featuring contributions by

Max Hollein, Director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Ingried Brugger, Director of the Kunstforum Wien, Vienna

Daniela Gregori / Rainer Metzger, Art historian / Art historian, author, curator and critic


Published by Kunstforum Wien in collaboration with Galerie Gmurzynska and Gallery O’Flaherty’s, who hosted simultaneous exhibitions in their respective Upper East Side and Downtown spaces.


108 pages.




ISBN: 979-8-218-30381-5