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When Things Come Alive

Night,
when words fade and
things come alive.
When the destructive analysis of day is done, and all that is
truly important becomes whole and sound again.
When man reassembles his fragmentary self and
grows with the calm of a tree.
                                   – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry                                    

INDIA-10237NF3 (1)
Mumbai, India

The man who has seen the rising moon break out of the clouds 
at midnight has been present like an archangel at the 
creation of light and of the world
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

USA-10086
New York City, NY, USA
United Kingdom
China

Most glorious night!
Thou wert not sent for slumber!
~Lord Byron

TIBET-10412
Tibet
India 

To me at least was never evening
But seemed far beautifuller than its day
– Robert Browning, The Ring and the Book

CHINA-10231
Hong Kong, China
FIJI-10011
Fiji
ITALY-10450NF3
Italy
INDIA-10416
Mumbai, India

Day, like a weary pilgrim, had reached the western gate of heaven, and
Evening stooped down to unloose the latchets of his sandal shoon.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Fruit Vendor, Hazara People, Afghanistan, final print_milan, 2007
Afghanistan
INDIA-10309
Mumbai, India
Oaxaca, Mexico
BRAZIL-10062
Brazil

 … Meditating under the solemnity of the night sky…
a mysterious transaction between the
infinity of the soul and the infinity of the universe. 

– Victor Hugo

New York City, NY, USA

One moon lights a thousand forevers
– Meng Chiao

Vietnam

I often think that the night is more alive and
more richly colored than the day. 

– Vincent Van Gogh

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Please check out Steve’s current and upcoming exhibitions:

The Eyes of Humanity
Currently on Display until October 21, 2021
Ernst Leitz Museum
Wetzlar, Germany

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Wabi Sabi: Beauty in Imperfection
Currently on Display until August 23, 2021
Musée Barbier-Mueller
Genéve, Switzerland

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The World of Steve McCurry
Currently on Display until October 10, 2021
Waagnatie
Antwerp, Belgium

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On Color
Currently on Display until September 19, 2021
Messe Graz
Graz, Austria

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Terre Alte
Currently on Display until September 19, 2021
Palazzo delle Albere
Trento, Italy
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The World of Steve McCurry
Currently on Display until October 20, 2021
Maag Hall Zurich / Eventhall
Zurich, Switzerland
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