Nelly El Sharkawy • Arts Mart

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

“The documentary photographer that captures reality as ‘a fly on the wall’ can’t deny his or her directive and manipulative role any longer. The anonymity, the seeming absence, is merely a pose. The tableaux that the photographer captures are not lies, but enfold themselves within the studio that he or she creates from reality.” Max Pinckers, qtd. by Photobook Bristol

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