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Factories for mining, carving, and refining of stones and minerals are structures from the “Stone Age” of industrialization. Finding them all over the world, Bernd and Hilla Becher documented them in their signature style, leading us back to the times when physical labor developed from a craft into organized manufacturing.
Edward Burtynsky Quarries traces the artist’s in-depth exploration of landscape as transformed by industry.
The cycle of publications of photography by Bernd and Hilla Becher, documenting the monuments of industrial culture worldwide, continues with Coal Mine Hannibal. The Hannibal coal mine in Bochum-Hofstede was shut down on March 31, 1973.