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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

Installation view of Hopf's show with PRAXES.COURTESY THE ARTIST AND PRAXES

Morning Links: Judith Hopf Edition

Sonnabend director Jason Ysenburg is moving to Gagosian. “I feel both excited and a bit scared,” he told Carol Vogel. Sonnabend will close by the end of the year. [NYT]The big art of Burning Man: an interview with Treasurer Jennifer Raiser. … Read More


When Is an Artwork Finished?

For some artists, a work is done when it leaves the studio. Others keep tinkering in the galleries. One waits for the piece to “cry uncle” Read More


That Seventies Sensibility

A wave of exhibitions shows how the open-ended, experimental, hardscrabble, less cynical esthetic of the ’70s is appealing to artists and curators Read More