Centre for Middles

Patrick Pound









Where is the centre of the universe?

Where is the centre of the universe?

Where is the centre of the universe?

This is Magnolia, the Center of the Universe


Crust / Mantle / Liquid Outer Core / Solid Inner Core

Crust / Mantle / Liquid Outer Core / Solid Inner Core

100 Greatest Discoveries

Making Greenwich the centre of the world

Making Kaaba the centre of the world

Making Kaaba the centre of the world





Middletown, Connecticut

Middletown, New York

Middle Township

Center of the World, Ohio

Central Australia

Great Central Road

Centralia, Pennsylvania

The Island at the Center of the World

They took Manhattan

Middle earth

“Middle-earth is … not my own invention. It is a modernization or alteration … of an old word for the inhabited world of Men, the oikoumene: middle because thought of vaguely as set amidst the encircling Seas and (in the northern-imagination) between ice of the North and the fire of the South. O. English middan-geard, mediaeval E. midden-erd, middle-erd. Many reviewers seem to assume that Middle-earth is another planet!”

—J.R.R. Tolkien, Letters, no. 211

Midgaard, Marquette, Michigan, USA

Voyage au centre de la Terre

The Ciudad Mitad del Mundo


Actually the wrong place

Middle child syndrome

Birth order

Henry Warren Beatty, Thomas Jacob (Jack) Black, Troyal Garth Brooks, James Gordon Brown, Leonard James Callaghan, Arthur Neville Chamberlain, Stephen Grover Cleveland, William Wilkie Collins, Thomas Sean Connery, John Calvin Coolidge, John Michael Crichton, Clinton Richard Dawkins, Dorothy Faye Dunaway,  Robyn Rihanna Fenty, John William (Will) Ferrell, Richard Buckminster Fuller, William Clark Gable, Allen Kelsey Grammer, Hiram Ulysses S Grant, John Edgar Hoover, Philip Anthony Hopkins, Joseph Rudyard Kipling, Christopher Ashton Kutcher, James Hugh Calum Laurie, Andrew Bonar Law, David Jude Heyworth Law, Nelle Harper Lee, Frederick Carlton (Carl) Lewis, James Paul McCartney, Terence Steven (Steve) McQueen, Alton Glenn Miller, Keith Rupert Murdoch, Julius Robert Oppenheimer, Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, Christopher Nicholas Parsons, Eldred Gregory Peck, William Bradley (Brad) Pitt, Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer, Helen Beatrix Potter, James Danforth (Dan) Quayle, Charles Robert Redford, Michael Trent Reznor, Willard Mitt Romney, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, Katherine Patricia Routledge, Ahmed Salman Rushdie, Harvey Phillip (Phil) Spector, Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone, Katherine Mathilda (Tilda) Swinton, Mary Kathleen Turner, George Orson Welles, Walter Bruce Willis, Laura Jean Reese Witherspoon and Adeline Virginia Woolf.



Midsomer murders


Kupala Night



Felicity, California

Hill of Prayer

Patrick Pound is a Melbourne-based artist. His work poses the world as a puzzle.