David Zwirner Announces the Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings by Luc Tuymans


NEW YORK, NY.- David Zwirner announces the preparation of a catalogue raisonné of paintings by Luc Tuymans, which the gallery will oversee in collaboration with Studio Luc Tuymans, with additional research support from Zeno X Gallery, Antwerp. Compiled and edited by art historian Eva Meyer-Hermann, the catalogue raisonné will illustrate and document approximately 500 paintings by the artist from 1975 to the present day. Belgian artist Luc Tuymans is widely regarded as having contributed to the revival of painting over the last decades. His sparsely-colored, figurative works speak in a quiet, restrained, and at times unsettling, voice and are typically painted from pre-existing imagery which includes photographs and video stills. His canvases, in turn, become third-degree abstractions from reality and often