Patrick Pound in 'The Documentary Take: Walker Evans and Selected Australian Art' at CCP, Melbourne

23rd Sep 2016

Patrick Pound has been included in the Centre for Contemporary Photography's The Documentary Take: Walker Evans and Selected Australian Art. An exhibition that takes a different look at influential photographer Walker Evans practice, placing the emphasis on his printed pages, and in particular his work for American magazines. Pound along with a list of other influential artists have benefited from proximity to the foundational practice of Walker Evans, and this exhibition aims to give example to Evans' “documentary style” as a form of contemporary art which is now seen in Pound and his contemporaries practices
 
Opening on 30 September, the exhibition runs until 13 November, as part of the Melbourne Festival.
 
(image: Patrick Pound 'Drive by (en passant)' (detail) ongoing)