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L Radford, C Ahern, J Walker

Lisa Radford | Published : 2015

Abstract

Colleen Ahern and I have been working towards this showing of some works by Jonathan Walker at World Food Books. Walker was very influential, along with Jon Campbell, when he taught us at Western Metropolitan TAFE back in the 90’s. His methodology, approach and attention to detail all evidenced in his approach to the quotidian and material understanding of looking at the overlooked or attempting, in the least, to represent that which is almost impossible to render. World Food Books is the perfect venue - Walker’s approach to teaching was through the books he bought (and still does) for the VUT library (they own an amazing collection of art books now, primarily because of Walker) - a kind..

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