April 4, 2018
c magazine auction
Lot 48
Gareth Long

Literary Asses: Modestine (and Stevenson) from Stevenson's Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes
Gold foil stamp on paper
2 of 2
11.5 x 14”
Estimate $2,400

Courtesy of the artist and Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto

Gareth Long’s work incorporates copying, seriality, translation, amateurism, and collaboration as thematic concerns and methods of production. He revises grand narratives through processes of reading, re-reading and misreading . His solo exhibitions include Susan Hobbs Gallery; Kunsthalle Wien (Austria); Kate Werble Gallery (New York); Michael Benevento (Los Angeles); TORRI (Paris); Super Dakota (Brussels); SpazioA (Pistoia, IT); Oakville Galleries; the Southern Alberta Art Gallery (Lethbridge); and Galerie Bernhard (Zürich). His work has been shown at MoMA PS1; The Hessel Museum of Art at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson; Artists Space; and Casey Kaplan Gallery (New York); Museum of Contemporary Art Denver; Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal; Flat Time House (London); and Witte de With (Rotterdam).