EXILES OF THE SHATTERED STAR
high-definition video , 16:9, 30 minute loop, edition of 5, 2006
lightjet colour photograph, edition of 15, 2007

RELATED TEXT
The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality and the Moving Image
by Kelly Gordon (catalogue essay, Hirshhorn Museum)
Kelly Richardson: The Radiant Real

by David Jager (Canadian Art magazine feature)
The Man Who Fell to Earth
by Raul Zamudio (catalogue essay, Beijing 798 Biennale)
Peril, Glee
by John Massier (catalogue essay for monograph)
Perpetual Anticipation
by Crystal Mowry and Kelly Richardson (interview for monograph)
A peaceful apocalypse
by Gary Michael Dault (review, Globe and Mail)
Fiery missiles on a restful day
by Peter Goddard (review, Toronto Star)


Exiles of the Shattered Star presents a beautiful countryside showered with what appear to be remnants of another place. Inhabiting a place between fantasy and reality, Exiles of the Shattered Star evokes trepidation and fascination in equal measures.

RELATED PODCAST
Kelly Richardson in conversation with Kelly Gordon at the Hirshhorn Museum

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Albright-Knox Art Gallery (Buffalo, NY)
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington, D.C.)
Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal (Montreal, Quebec)