“Is having a verbal explanation necessary for the understanding of photography?
No. I think a person can understand photography in a non-verbal way, but I can’t write a non-verbal book…”
Stephen Shore na primeira pessoa (citação de cima) e como objecto de conveniente “desprezo” histórico-fotográfico (citação de baixo) no irónico 10 fotógrafos que devem ser ignorados.
“the ultimate Nothing photographer. To the untrained eye, or even to the trained one, his photographs seem artless. What’s the subject? Why this scene and not some other? Is this some sort of trick? A test? There’s nothing there.“