September 13. 2016
"I know very well that human nature cannot be changed just through books, exhibitions and photographs. You cannot save the world like that. It's all too little, but as a photographer I don't know any better way in how to address the spectator, how to encourage thinking and help, at least a little bit, with the survival of our species. While I was creating Genesis, I learned that positive evolution – striving for progress, for something better, for survival - is an eternal struggle that never ends. It is also a rebellion towards despair, which is always easy to succumb to", entrusted Sebastião Salgado in his interview for the Delo newspaper (Lenart J. Kučič, Delo - Sobotna priloga supplement, 28 May 2016).