semiotics. visual poetics. intermedia. oblanguage. portfoliage.

The ‘Treachery of Images’ Meets ‘The Sincerity of Words’

“This is not a pipe.”

The ‘treachery of images’ is the shaky ground upon which the ‘sincerity of words’ is erected.

EXHIBIT A:

René Magritte’s “La Trahison des Images” (The Treachery of Images)

                        “This is not a pipe.”

EXHIBIT B:

Dark Potion’s “The Sincerity of Words”

 
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