Walker Evans - Quotes

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Whether he is an artist or not, the photographer is a joyous sensualist, for the simple reason that the eye traffics in feelings, not in thoughts. ---->>>

It's the way to educate your eyes. Stare. Pry, listen eavesdrop. Die knowing something. You are not here long. ---->>>

Stare, pry, listen, eavesdrop. Die knowing something. You are not here long. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 11-03, 1903
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Die: 04-10, 1975
Occupation: Photographer

Walker Evans (November 3, 1903 – April 10, 1975) was an American photographer and photojournalist best known for his work for the Farm Security Administration (FSA) documenting the effects of the Great Depression. Much of Evans's work from the FSA period uses the large-format, 8x10-inch camera. He said that his goal as a photographer was to make pictures that are "literate, authoritative, transcendent" (wikipedia)