Taking the art work of Barry McGee as a starting point, Associate Curator Alexandra Terry explores contemporary artistic process both inside the studio and during installation.
Alexandra Terry is Associate Curator at Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara (MCASB). As an independent curator with a focus on emerging artists, Terry has curated exhibitions in the US and the UK, in addition to contributing to contemporary art publications. From 2008 to 2015 she was curator at the MOP Foundation, a London-based non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and supporting Iranian contemporary art on a broad platform outside of Iran. Terry co-founded P.A.S.T. Projects in Bermondsey, London in 2009 and from 2010-2014 she was an active member of the GANDT artists’ collective. Terry holds a BA from the University of Colorado, Boulder, CO and a MFA in Curating from Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK.