Bernd Becher (born August 20th 1931 in Siegen; died June 22nd 2007 in Rostock) and Hilla Becher, née Wobeser (born September 2nd 1934 in Potsdam) were a German artist couple, best known for their photographic images of industrial buildings.
Bernd & Hilla Becher - The German artists Bernd and Hilla Becher, who began working together in 1959 and married in 1961, are best known for their "typologies"—grids of black-and-white photographs of variant examples of a single type of industrial structure. To create these works, the artists traveled to large mines and steel mills, and systematically photographed the major structures
Exhibition "Lets talk about 7 houses in Cascais: Private life architecture" held by Lisbon Architecture Triennial 2010.Curator: Ana Tostões. Set Design: João Mendes Ribeiro Architects. Photo: Daniel Santos/FBA.