Terrene is co-presented by MSAC and Ed Video Media Arts Centre, who are jointly publishing a
limited-edition, hand-bound catalogue.
Terrene is curated by Scott McGovern.
Opening Reception: Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 7 PM
Book Launch and Curator’s Talk: Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 4 PM
Macdonald Stewart Art Centre – 358 Gordon Street, Guelph
Regular Hours: Tuesday to Sunday, 12pm – 5pm
Terrene features work by internationally renowned Canadian media artist Kelly
Richardson and includes the North American premiere of The Great Destroyer, an eight channel
video presentation interspersed with Group of Seven paintings from MSAC’s
permanent collections. Also on view are photographic prints from the
Supernatural Series, alongside early video works Wagons Roll and Ferman Drive, and a
dual-projection of Richardson’s most recent piece Orion Tide. An interview with the artist
about her work, conceptual and technical methodologies, and how growing up in Guelph
influenced her career will be presented on Christie Digital MicroTiles as part of the
Thank you to additional funders of Terrene – Guelph Community Foundation, Musagetes Fund, The Elevator Project, Ontario Trillium Foundation, and The City of Guelph.