Introduction
Candida Höfer (born 1944) is a Cologne, Germany-based photographer and a former student of Bernd and Hilla Becher. Like other Becher students – Axel Hütte, Andreas Gursky, Thomas Ruff, Thomas Struth – Höfer's work is known for technical perfection and a strictly conceptual approach. From 1997 to 2000, she taught as professor at the Hochschule für Gestaltung, Karlsruhe. Höfer is the recipient of the 2018 Outstanding Contribution to Photography award, as part of the Sony World Photography awards.
Wikidata
Q450910
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Introduction
Höfer is known for her photographs of public interiors, such as waiting rooms and libraries. German photographer.
Nationality
German
Gender
Female
Roles
Artist, Installation Artist, Photographer
Names
Candida Höfer, Candida Hofer
Ulan
500116144
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