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Michael Fried on Jeff Wall
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Hear Michael Fried’s compelling and critical insight into Jeff Wall’s practice in this conversation with Professor Mark Ledbury, Director of the Power Institute for Art & Visual Culture, University of Sydney. A friend of Jeff Wall, Fried is one of the most important art critics and historians in the world today and is the author of a number of seminal books including Why Photography Matters as Art as Never Before (2008).


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A sound recording of the event is now available below.




Presented in partnership with the Power Institute, University of Sydney.


Jeff Wall
A sudden gust of wind (after Hokusai) 1993
transparency in light box, unique state
Tate, London
Purchased with the assistance from the Patrons of New Art through the Tate Gallery Foundation and from the National Art Collections Fund 1995
© Jeff Wall

image for Michael Fried on Jeff Wall

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25 May 2013, 2:00-3:00pm

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