Electric Speed is a group of works from Jeremy Bailey, Jillian McDonald, Jon Sasaki, Will Gill, and Mouna Andraos & Melissa Mongiat. Curated by Kate Armstrong and Malcolm Levy, the works are designed for presentation on urban screens and will be exhibited at the Surrey Art Gallery in 2011-2012.
The first project, Rewrite the Year by Melissa Mongiat and Mouna Andraos premiered at the Surrey Urban Screen December 2, 2011 and ran until January 15, 2012. In this interactive project participants were invited to collectively rewrite news headlines from 2011.
The second part of the exhibition featuring work by Jillian McDonald, Jon Sasaki, Jeremy Bailey and Will Gill will launch at the Surrey Art Gallery January 28th, 2012 and run through March 31, 2012.
We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts which last year invested $11.8 million in media arts throughout Canada.