13 Feb. 2003
Publication launch for Ron Terada's deFILE #1
On a cold and dreary Saturday afternoon, Vancouver artist Ron Terada presented a lively and humorous slide presentation regarding deFILE #1 and the past projects in which he has engaged. Those attending were treated to complimentary copies of deFILE as well as repeated broadcasts of Teradaâ€™s audio compilations from his Soundtrack for an Exhibition series.
Ron Terada lives and works in Vancouver, Canada. His off-site projects and various text and sound works have been exhibited internationally. He is represented by Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver.
Ron Terada lives and works in Vancouver. Recent solo exhibitions include Voight-Kampff (2008), Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver; Stay Away From Lonely Places (2006), Ikon Gallery, Birmingham; and You Have Left the American Sector (2005), Art Gallery of Windsor. His work has been included in a number of group exhibitions including Tractatus Logico-Catalogicus (2008), VOX Centre de lâ€™image Contemporaine, Montreal; Words Fail Me (2007), Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit; The Show Will Be Open When the Show Will Be Closed (2006)Store, London and the Kadist Foundation, Paris; Intertidal (2005), Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Belgium; and General Ideas: Rethinking Conceptual Art 1990-2005 (2005), CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco. Terada was a recipient of the Victor Martyn Lynch-Staunton Award, Canada Council for the Arts (2006); and the VIVA Award, Jack and Doris Shadbolt Foundation (2004); and was nominated for a Sobey Art Award (2007). Terada is represented by Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver.
2: Wayne Baerwald (left) and Ron Terada (right).
3: ...a cold and dreary Saturday afternoon.