Wikipedia entry
Introduction
Candida Höfer (born 4 February 1944) is a German photographer. She is a former student of Bernd and Hilla Becher. Like other Becher students, 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. She is based in Cologne.
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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 Hoefer, Claudia Höfer
Ulan
500116144
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Works

2 works online

Exhibitions

Publication

  • Our Selves: Photographs by Women Artists Exhibition catalogue, Hardcover, 152 pages
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