April 23, 2019
C Magazine Auction
Lot 4     
Beth Stuart

Swimsuit Edition (V.S.)
Woodcut on Kozuke
3 of 10
(54 x 27")

Framed by Superframe
Estimate $2,800

Courtesy of the artist and Susan Hobbs (Toronto)

Beth Stuart’s Swimsuit Edition (V.S.) represents a part of an ongoing series based on the historical sports costume designs of Varvara Stepanova for the ideal Soviet Socialist citizen; printed at Open Studio, Visiting Artist Residency. Stuart is a Canadian artist based in Toronto. She holds a graduate degree from the University of Guelph and an undergraduate degree from Concordia University . Notable exhibitions include a solo exhibition at the Power Plant (Toronto), the Esker Foundation (Calgary), the Painting Project UQAM (Montréal) and An Assembly of Shapes at Oakville Galleries. Stuart was shortlisted for the 2010 RBC Canadian Painting Competition and is the recipient of a Canada Council for the Arts Paris Residency and a Canada Council Long-Term Grant for Visual Artists.