BERND AND HILLA BECHER

Bernhard: 1931, Siegen, Germany - 2007 / Hilla: 1934, Potsdam, Germany - Live(d) and work(ed) in Dusseldorf

BOOKS ON OR BY THE BECHERS     
     
Bernd and Hilla Becher: Basic Forms te Neues Publishing Company, New York 1999
Bernd and Hilla Becher: Life and Work MIT Press 2007
Blast Furnaces MIT Press 1990
Field Trips: Bernd & Hilla Becher / Robert Smithson Museu de Arte Contemporanea de Serralves - Porto 2002
     
INTERVIEWS WITH THE BECHERS    
     
Interview included the article [and text] for The Context of art / The Art of Context  kunst & museumjournall, volume 7 1996
     
OTHER PUBLICATIONS    
     
The Museum of Drawers Kunsthaus Zurich 1978
     
INDIVIDUAL CATALOGUES     
     
Bernd & Hilla Becher  La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, California 1974
Bernd & Hilla Becher: Tipologie Typologien Typologies  la Biennale di Venezia  1990 
     
SELECTED CATALOGUES INCLUDING THE BECHERS    
     
A Forest of Signs: Art in the Crisis of Representation [not in exhibition but mentioned in catalogue essay by Anne Rorimer: Photography - Language - Context: Prellude to the 1980s] The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles 1989
Artist and Camera  Art Council of Great Britian 1980 
Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form, 1940s-1970s  Los Angeles County Museum of Art 2004 
Buena Vista [cutators: Collins & Milazzo]  John Gibson Gallery, New York 1989
Conception, Conceptual Documents 1960-1990 Norwich Gallery, Norwich School of Art and Design, U.K. 2001
Constitution [organized by Group Material] The Temple Gallery, Temple University, Philadelphia 1987
Deep Storage: Collecting, Storing, and Archiving in Art P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center 1998 
Dia: Beacon [Collection Catalogue]  Dia Art Foundation  2003 
Documenta 5 Kassel, Germany 1972
Documenta 6 [curator: Manfred Schneckenburger]  Kassel, Germany  1977 
Documenta 7  Kassel, Germany 1982 
Documenta 11  Kassel, Germany  2002 
Europe in the Seventies: Aspects of Recent Art The Art Institute of Chicago  1977 
From the Collection of Sol LeWitt  Independent Curators  1985
Idea and Image in Recent Art The Art Institute of Chicago 1974
Idea Networks in Photography: Radical Rational Space Time  Henry Art Gallery, University of Washinton, Seattle 1983
Information Museum of Modern Art, New York 1970
Konzeption - Conception: Documentation of Today's Art Tendencies Westdeutscher Verlag 1969
la Biennale di Venezia 44: National Pavilion -Germany [with Mucha] Venice, Arsenale  1990
Leaving Tracks: Artrenspennine 98  Various locations, England 1998
(photo) (photo)2 ... (photo)n Sequenced Photographs  University of Maryland Art Gallery 1975 
Photography in Contemporary German Art: 1960 to the Present Walker Art Center, Minneapolis 1992
Prospect 69  Kunsthalle Dusseldorf  1969 
Reconsidering the Object of Art: 1965-1975  The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles 1995
Signs of Life: Process and Materials, 1960-1990 Institute of Contemporary Art, U. of Pensylvania, Philadelphia 1990
Sniper's Nest: Art That Has Lived with Lucy R. Lippard  Center for Curitorial Studies, Bard College 1996
The Last Picture Show The Walker Art Center  2003
The Real Big Picture The Queens Museum, New York 1986
Typologies: Nine Contemporary Photographers  Newport Harbor Art Museum  1991 
Wounds: Between Democracy and Redemption in Contemporary Art  Moderna Museet, Stockholm 1998 
     
BOOKS INCLUDING THE BECHERS     
     
Art After Modernism: Rethinking Representation  The New Museum of Contemporary Art  1984 
Changing: Essays in Art Criticism [Lucy Lippard]  E. P. Dutton & Co. 1971
Conceptual Art Dutton 1972
Conceptual Art  Phaidon 1998
New Art Rizzoli 1991
New Art in the 60s and 70s: Redefining Reality  Thames and Hudson  2001 
Okey Dokey Konrad Fischer Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, Koln 2007
On the Museum's Ruins  MIT Press 1993
Six Years: The dematerialization of the art object.... Praeger  1973 
The Archive [Documents of Contemporary Art] MIT Press and Whitechapel Gallery 2006
The Context of Art / The Art of Context  Navado Press, Trieste  2004 
     
PERIODICALS INCLUDING THE BECHERS     
     
Artforum [Documenta 5] October 1972
Art International [Venice Preview]  Summer  1990 
Flash Art [Repetition, Disguises, Documents: How Photography has Pervaded Two Decades of Contemporary German Art] October  1989