3rd March 2009 The collapse of the Historical Archive of Cologne
This is like the second death of L. Fritz Gruber, says Renate to Kölner Stadtanzeiger
read the story from SPIEGEL ONLINE INTERNATIONAL (EN)
>>> the interview with Renate Gruber (DE)
12 March 2009 "Die Zeit" - "Siebzig Meter Bildgeschichten"
Ein Schlag für die moderne Fotografie in Deutschland: Der Nachlass des
Fotosammlers L. Fritz Gruber existiert nicht mehr >>> read the article (DE)
15 March 2009 TSCHECHISCHE FOTOGRAFIE DES 20. JAHRHUNDERTS, Kunst- und Austellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland
The Curator of the exhibition, Prof. Vladimir Birgus and four of exhibiting photographers visited Renate Gruber in her residence in Cologne.
see print resolution
from the left: Pavel Mara, Vaclav Podestat, Renate, Ales Kunes, Vladimir Birgus, Jindrich Streit
23 September 2009 Dieter Blum presents his new photobook on Vladimir Malakhov dedicated to Renate and L. Fritz Gruber in the Apollosaal, Deutsche Staatsoper, Berlin.
The limited Art- and Collectors Edition of theMalakov book is released after 16 years of work with Vladimir Malakhov and his dancers.The edition is published by H.F. Ullmann