Ron Terada: Who I Think I Am at The Hayward Gallery Project Space


LONDON.- This autumn, the Hayward Gallery Project Space presents an exhibition of work by Canadian artist, Ron Terada. Terada is a well known figure in his home country with a wide ranging conceptual practice that includes painting, signage, photography, interventions, books and music. His work often draws from past art historical figures and popular culture to evoke nostalgic and sometimes familiar narratives while ruminating on aspiration and failure. This exhibition is the first solo exhibition of Terada’s work in London and features the ‘Jack’ paintings, a series of sixteen monochromatic canvases, concerned with the life and times of the Canada born, California raised artist Jack Goldstein. Goldstein was among the first generation of artists to emerge from Cal Arts and was considered one of the most promising artists from the post-conceptual period alongside Richard