NEWS

for more recent news, please also visit CR at his social-media sites (see links in the footer area)

Oh, Grandmother, what…

A large-format overpainting titled "Oh, Großmutter, was hast Du..." (Oh, Grandmother, what...) was added to the portfolio. A digital improvisation on a portrait of CR's grandmother forms the basis for a second improvisation with oil-pastels on canvas print (80x120 cms). In recent years, CR has…


Futility Of Therapy

An abstract painting titled "Futility Of Therapy", CR created from 2020-21 has been added to the painting-section of the portfolio. The Original canvas-print showed CR's mother at a very young age . When he started working on the portrait, CR soon decided to paint it over completely as it seemed…


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…


Kindertotenwald

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…