About the German photographer, Andreas GURSKY (b.1955, in Leipzig)

Andreas GURSKY studied with Michael SCHMIDT from 1978 to 1981. From 1985 he was a master student of Bernd BECHER and thus belongs to the group of Becher students for whom the term Düsseldorf Photo School was coined. He began his artistic work with small-format photographs, switched to large formats in the late 1980s and to electronic image processing in the early 1990s. In numerous photographs artificial effects based on montages.

Photo books on the work of Andreas GURSKY (a selection)

'Andreas Gursky' (2018); 'Andreas Gursky' (Katalog Burda 2015); 'Lanscapes 2015); 'Bangkok' (Katalog Kunstpalast 2012); 'Gursky. Werke / Works 80-08'; (2008); 'Architektur' (2008); 'Andreas Gursky' (Katalogband München 2007); 'Andreas Gursky' (Katalog Basel 2007)


This long out-of-print monograph by Andreas GURSKY includes the artist's best-known works as well as new works unpublished until 2018. Essays provide new insights into key images - an indispensable survey of one of the world's most influential artists.
298,00 €
The focus of the catalog illuminating the early phase of the BECHER school is on the mutual influences between the image concepts emerging in Düsseldorf and the innovations of the 'New-Color Photography' and the 'New Topographics' movement in the U.S..
198,00 € Weight 1.8 kg
With photo works by Andreas GURSKY, Ed RUSCHA and Thomas DEMAND - Gebundene Ausgabe ohne Schutzumschlag (wie erschienen), 30,5 x 24,5 x 2 cm., 119 S., 46 S/W & 39 Farb-Abb., 1.100 gr., deutsch-sprachiger Text - GERMAN TEXT ONLY!
98,00 € * Weight 1.1 kg
With this monograph, 'Werke/Works. 80-08', an attempt has been made for the first time to fan out the oeuvre of Andreas GURSKY, who for many years has been one of the most important photographic artists in the world, in its entire encyclopedic breadth.
98,00 € Weight 1.386 kg
Long time out-of-print catalog volume 'Aus der Distanz' features works by Bernd and Hilla BECHER as well as by Becher students Andreas GURSKY, Candida HÖFER, Axel HÜTTE, Thomas RUFF, Thomas STRUTH as well as Petra WUNDERLICH. And it contains two texts.
68,00 € *
The selection of images made for this out-of-print catalog volume of the Andreas GURSKY exhibition in Baden-Baden focuses on the immanent moment for the construction and reconstruction of reality.
68,00 € Weight 1.173 kg
English Edition. In photo volume 'Bangkok' photographer Andreas GURSKY alludes to the ecological problems threatening Bangkok, which culminated in the widespread flooding that devastated large parts of Thailand shortly after these pictures were taken.
54,00 € Weight 0.644 kg
How do digital photography & Photoshop influence architectural representation? This compendium 'Fiction & Fabrication' contains current architectural photographs - from fictional constructs to real buildings, some of which seem more fantastic than fiction
39,90 € *
'Here We Are Today. Das Bild der Welt in Foto- & Videokunst' shows moving facets of our world. Factual-documentary, emotional, highly explosive - characteristic positions of the artistic examination of the central questions of globalized society are shown
39,90 € *
The volume 'Die Konstitution der Dinge' by Eva Witzel is the first comprehensive examination of the phenomenon of abstraction in works by Andreas GURSKY. 'Abstract' stands for a thematic interpretation: a condensation of motifs referring to the universal.
34,80 € *