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Bernd and Hilla Becher, Industrial Facades, 1972–1995, 9 gelatin silver prints. COURTESY BRUCE SILVERSTEIN GALLERY, NEW YORK

Hilla Becher, Influential German Conceptual Photographer, Dies at 81

Hilla Becher, who, with her husband, Bernd, revolutionized the field of photography with their austere images of industrial structures, and who went on to teach important German photographers like Andreas Gursky and Thomas Struth, died on October 10. She was … Read More


“Spitting in the Wind” at Oceanside Museum of Art

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Futuristic, Freaky, and Fetishized, Machines Take Over in New Show at Petzel

Artist Walead Beshty previews the new show he curated for Petzel Gallery, featuring work by Francis Picabia, Christopher Williams, Lee Lozano, Dan Flavin, and more Read More


Painter Brings New Meaning to the Word ‘Blah’

Mel Bochner, former Jewish Museum guard, returns in triumph with a survey of his word-based art Read More

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Boetti's embroidery Tutto, 1988, sold for $2.1 million at Christie's Italian art sale last month

Uncommon Threads

Boetti Tapestry Takes $2M at London Auction Read More