Fusion: The Synergy of Images and Words (via Steve McCurry’s Blog)

Writers try to describe their worlds through books and via the photograph, photographers try to describe the relationship of the reader to the writer via the medium of the book.

Fusion:  The Synergy of Images and Words Ever since Gutenberg invented the printing press which enabled everyone to read books, artists have tried to portray the relationship of a reader and his/her book. Garrett Stewart’s book, The Look of Reading:  Book, Painting, Text, explores the relationship of reading and art. We are familiar with words describing images, but not so familiar with images describing words and the impact reading has on our lives. Artists fro … Read More

via Steve McCurry’s Blog

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