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Hilla Becher

born in Potsdam, trains as a photographer, then works as a commercial photographer in Hamburg and Düsseldorf

Studies and sets up a Photography Department at the Staatliche Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf

October 10, 2015
Hilla Becher died

Bernd Becher

born in Siegen

Apprenticeship as an interior decorator

Studies at the Staatliche Kunstakademie in Stuttgart

Studies typography at the Staatliche Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf

Starts collaborating with Hilla Wobeser

Bernd and Hilla Becher marry

June 22, 2007
Bernd Becher died


Photographs by August Sander at the
Centre Pompidou in Paris –

/ Allemagne / Années 1920 / Nouvellle Objectivité / August Sander

Mai 11 – September 5, 2022

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August Sander Award 2022

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To the Shortlist...»»


Our exhibition is open daily from
2-7pm, closed on Wednesdays. Admission € 6.50, reduced € 4.00.

We ask that you wear a protective medical mask and observe the minimum distances.

We look forward to your visit!


Exhibition note external:

Cultural Landscape Lower Rhine – Düsseldorf Rhine Port
Photographs by August Sander and Bernd & Hilla Becher

An exhibition of Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne, in cooperation with Studio Becher and the state capital Düsseldorf.

Kunstarchiv Kaiserswerth, Düsseldorf

January 15 until May 29, 2022

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