This photograph of the Long Room at Trinity College Dublin is one of a number of architectural works made by Candida Höfer during a visit to Dublin in 2004. The trip preceded Höfer’s first solo exhibition in Ireland which took place at IMMA in 2006.
|Medium||C-print and card window mount|
|Dimensions||Unframed, 23.5 x 30 cm|
|Credit Line||IMMA Collection: IMMA Editions, Donated by the artist, 2004|
|Copyright||For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].|
German artist Candida Höfer is a leading figure in conceptual art photography. She studied under Bernd and Hilla Becher at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. Höfer specialises in large format photographs of empty interiors and social spaces, particularly museums and libraries. She represented Germany at the 2003 Venice Biennale. An exhibition of photographs taken in Trinity College, the Central Catholic Library, the National Library and the Royal Hospital Kilmainham was held at IMMA in 2006.View Artist
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