Video Work

A new sub-category with CR's VIDEO WORK has been added to PUBLICATIONS. The two videos were produced for the album "7 Reasons For // Not" released earlier this year. You can also find CR's videos on YouTube and Vimeo.

New Painting

A new painting, called "Requiem für den Goldjungen" (Requiem For The Golden Boy) 80 x 120 cm, acrylic on canvas-print from March 2021 has been added to the portfolio.

New album released

The first album of Christian Ruhm for his own fictional label was written around 7 smaller over-paintings, which were created earlier this year. The pictures are improvised versions of photographs CR took several years back in London as a follow-up to his "Personne"-series. Both, the pictures and…


Another abstract painting/multi-media-collage called "Kindertotenwald" has been added to the painting-section. This work was inspired by the poems of Franz Wright released in 2011. The source material used was a class picture from CR's grandfather from 1912. It has been digital transformed, printed…

Befindlichkeit des Landes

The portfolio has been updated with an abstract painting titled "Befindlichkeit des Landes" (lay of the land) which is borrowed from a song title of Berlin's avantgarde-band Einstürzende Neubauten from their "Silence Is Sexy" Album (rel. 2000 via Mute).


Another side-project of Christian Ruhm just appeared on the web. RuhmFunk is a fictional label and sound-research-lab which will from now on publish CR's "sonic output" at irregular intervals. The project has its own homepage, You might like to check out. For now there are three long players…