Monday, December 02, 2013

Quote of the Day

after all, a human being is a constantly evolving open question rather than a definitive answer, a fluid self only trapped by the labels applied from without [...] It’s also, however, hopelessly human to try to interpret others and assign them into categories based on the “scraps of evidence” they bequeath. I was certainly not immune to this tendency [...] The beauty and magnetism of Vivian Maier: Self-Portraits is that it leaves you with your own interpretations, not with definitive answers but with crystalline awareness of Maier’s elusive selfhood.
Mysterious Street Photographer Vivian Maier’s Self-Portraits