Blast furnaces, photos by Bernd and Hilla Becher

I’m a fan of many of the Bechers’ signature typologies, grids of photos of various categories of industrial structure, but their blast furnaces in particular have stuck with me, how for all their alienness and pure-functionality they still resemble figures in repose.

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Blast Furnace typology by Bernd and Hilla Becher :: via Coilhouse

Originally published at culture-making.com.

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