About German photographer, Boris BECKER (b. 1961, in Cologne)
Boris BECKER is a photographer and filmmaker. From 1982 to 1984 he studied at the HdK Berlin with Wolfgang Ramsbott and from 1984 to 1990 at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf with Bernd BECHER, there last as a master student. His work is counted among the Düsseldorf School of Photography. The motifs of his works are mostly constructions and details from architecture and landscapes. Boris BECKER lives and works in Cologne.
Photo books by and with contribution by Boris BECKER
- 'Geräumtes Gelände' (1995, with Jürgen BECKER); 'Claims and constructions' (2000); 'Zwischen Schönheit und Sachlichkeit' (2002, with Andreas Gursky, Candida Höfer, Axel Hütte, Thomas Ruff, Thomas Struth); 'Artefakte' (2006); 'Fakes' (2010); 'Photographien/ Photographs 1984-2009' (2010); 'Der rote Bulli - Stephen Shore und die Neue Düsseldorfer Fotografie' (2010, together with works by other photographers from Düsseldrof School as well by Stephen SHORE); 'Desert Images' (2011); 'Berlin 1978-1987 (2015); 'Bunker 1984–89' (2020)