Friday, 22 March 2013
Review of Candida Höfer: A Return to Italy at Ben Brown Fine Arts
Candida Höfer: A Return to Italy
Ben Brown Fine Arts
12 February – 12 April 2013
Those of us lucky enough to live or work amongst architectural splendour all too often become blind to it; it becomes part of our daily backdrop. This is what struck photographer Candida Höfer (born 1944) about the Northern Italians when, after years of documenting interiors of beauty in the Central and Southern regions, she moved north a couple of years ago. Her current exhibition at Ben Brown Fine Arts in Mayfair showcases 13 new and previously unseen photographs documenting the region’s architectural treasures: the interiors of palaces, opera houses, libraries and theatres.
To read the rest of this review, please go to: http://www.photomonitor.co.uk/2013/03/a-return-to-italy/