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The work of Candida Höfer was recently on view at the BMA.  (credit: Courtesy of the artist and Sonnabend Gallery, New York. © Candida Höfer/VG-Bild/Kunst, Bonn 2010)

Last Chance: See Candida Höfer Photos At The BMA

“It looks like a painting. But it is reality,” said Baltimore Museum of Art visitor Toby Brookes of Columbia, Maryland. She stood in front of German Photographer Candida Höfer ‘s interior of the Library of the Archiginnasio in Bologna, Italy, adding, “You can’t escape the crack in the marble floor even in the beauty of this photo. This is a fabulous portrait of a building that is in use.”

02/13/2012