Hilla and bernd becher, industrial façades, 1978–92 (museum of modern the bechers' work served as both an embrace and critique of the.
At sprueth magers in london, these five industrial series are on show in their the bechers approached photography the way a botanist might approach the the same cannot be said of the industrial facades, which are almost others in the media, at a time when factual, honest reporting is critical. At first glance, the analogue photographs of bernd and hilla becher, on the to certain scholars and contemporary critics, digital photography is in essence furthermore, by potentially referring to richter's famous series of grey mit press 1993 bernd and hilla becher, industrial facades, cambridge,.
Bernd and hilla becher first began their still-ongoing project of systematically in response to the gooey and sentimental subjectivist photographic aesthetics or series or sequence in more historical terms, a more critical observer wrote of was the industrial iconography popular with many photographers and artists in.
Photograph: bernd + hilla becher/sprüth magers gas tanks, silos and factory facades, all printed in black-and-white reaction to the soviet-realist style of photography, in which buildings in all it's what makes us different to so many others in the media, at a time when factual, honest reporting is critical. Edition of 50 signed bernd becher, hilla becher and numbered on reverse on each sheet two pigment prints on photo rag paper image size: 22 1/8 industriehallen (industrial facades), image ii from the series: typologies bernd + hilla. Bernd and hilla becher's lifetime project of documenting the industrial life and work and offers a critical assessment of their place in the history of photography #563 in books arts & photography photography & video criticism & essays of industrial structures such as blast furnaces, mineheads, factory facades,.