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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


The Art World’s Game of Drones

Drones are turning up in museums and galleries as objects of fascination and critique Read More

De Alvear at the Juana Mordó gallery with Nam June Paik in 1989, the year of his first exhibition in Spain. She ended up buying everything in the show.  ©LUIS PÉREZ MÍNGUEZ

A Dealer With Ideas

With her Madrid gallery and her private collection, Helga de Alvear has introduced a wave of high-concept, new-media artists to Spain.
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