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Bernd & Hilla Becher

Becher, Bernd

Bernd & Hilla Becher

an Arts Council exhibition

by Becher, Bernd

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Published by Arts Council in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Catlaogue of an Arts Council exhibition, shown at the Institute of Contemporary arts, London, 18 January - 2 March 1975...

Statement[with an interview betweenthe artists and Lynda Morris.
ContributionsBecher, Hilla, 1931-, Arts Council of Great Britain.
The Physical Object
Pagination[24]p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17217450M

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About the Author Bernd and Hilla Becher have collaborated since Founders of the internationally acclaimed Becher class at the Dusseldorf Art Academy, they have received numerous awards, including the Golden Lion at the Author: Bernd Becher, Hilla Becher.

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In Decemberthe American artist Robert Smithson embarked on a field trip to the huge industrial complex in the Ruhr district of Germany. His local guides were the Dusseldorf-based artist duo of Bernd and Hilla Becher, and Konrad Fischer, in whose Dusseldorf gallery Smithson was scheduled to exhibit.4/5(6).

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Architecture had a magnetic appeal to both of them from an early age. While mentoring under photographer Walter Eichgrün in Potsdam, Hilla’s first subjects were local buildings. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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CONNECT About Aperture Newsletter Blog Subscribe. Bernhard "Bernd" Becher, and Hilla Becher, née Wobeser, were German conceptual artists and photographers working as a collaborative duo. They are best known for their extensive series of photographic images, or typologies, of industrial buildings and structures, often organised in grids.

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20,Siegen, Ger.—died JRostock, Ger.), together with his wife, Hilla, depicted functional postindustrial structures—including water towers, steel mills, blast furnaces, and grain elevators—in black-and-white images that captured the stark elegance of the objects without romanticism or artistic .