Patrick Pound: The Collection is the Medium . . . continued

In the Autumn 2021 issue of The Classic, we spoke to Melbourne-based artist Patrick Pound about how his vernacular photography collecting informs his art practice. In 2014, Pound installed an…


A Gust of Photo-Philia: Photography in the Art Museum
by Alexandra Moschovi

Where does photography stand in today’s art museum? And how did it arrive there? These questions are at the heart of Alexandra Moschovi’s new book, A Gust of Photo-Philia: Photography in the Art…


The Democratic Picture: Grace McCann Morley and Photography in the San Francisco Museum of Art

The San Francisco Museum of ArtThe author would like to thank the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Archives for kindly allowing the publication of the cited archival material and photographs, the…


The African Lookbook: A Visual History of 100 Years of African Women
by Catherine McKinley

In Spring 2020, when writer and curator Catherine McKinley spoke to The Classic about her photography collection, our correspondence was filled with excitement – the specific kind of ebullience that…