Roland Barthes

Roland Barthes

French structuralist and semiotician
The photographer, like an acrobat, must defy the laws of probability or even of possibility; at the limit, he must defy those of the interesting: the photograph becomes surprising when we do not know why it has been taken.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How does meaning get into the image? Where does it end? And if it ends, what is there beyond?More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Eiffel saw his Tower in the form of a serious object, rational, useful; men return it to him in the form of a great baroque dream which quite naturally touches on the borders of the irrational ... architecture is always dream and function, expression of a utopia and instrument of a convenience.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I passed beyond the unreality of the thing represented, I entered crazily into the spectacle, into the image, taking into my arms what is dead, what is going to die...More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I love you is unsubtle. It removes explanations, facilities, degrees, scruples.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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