Dieter Roth

1930 · Germany

Artist biography

Dieter Roth is seen as an established contemporary artist, who was born in Germany. Dieter Roth was born in 1930. Some of the artist's contemporaries that are born around the same year and in the same country include Joseph Beuys, Hans Haacke, Gerhard Richter, Dieter Roth and Frank Auerbach.

Galleries and Exhibitions

Dieter Roth's work is on display in several galleries around the world, in countries such as the United Kingdom, Austria, and France. Galleries include Hauser & Wirth London | Savile Row in the United Kingdom, Galerie Ruberl in Austria, and Galerie Papillon in France. Dieter Roth most recent exhibition recorded on Artland was at Richard Saltoun Gallery in London with the exhibition AKTION: CONCEPTUAL ART & PHOTOGRAPHY (1960 – 1980), . The exhibition was open from 13 July 2018 until 25 August 2018. Dieter Roth's other most recent exhibitions listed on Artland include the exhibitions; 30 ans pile ! (29 October 2019 - 10 January 2020) at Galerie Papillon in Paris and Accrochage (17 May 2019 - 17 July 2019) at Galerie Papillon in Paris. Dieter Roth's first recorded exhibition in Artland's database was called Paper and took place at Hauser & Wirth | Zurich in Switzerland from the 19 January 2018 to 03 March 2018.

Further Biographical Context for Dieter Roth

Born in 1930, Dieter Roth's creative work was primarily inspired by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the clashing of a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The decade took a threatening turn with the birth of National Socialism in Germany, followed by Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. By the end of the 1930s, the Second World War had begun; which preoccupied both artists and the global population.

Dieter Roth