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Anna Gaskell
Gaskell Morris Bazaar (2017)

 

Digital pigment print.
37.8 x 57.1 cm [14.88 x 22.48 in].
Edition of 20 works, signed and numbered.

 


 

About the work

Anna Gaskell’s work Gaskell Morris Bazaar shows herself together with the artist Sarah Morris photographing her through a mirror. The setting is the Ladies Room of the iconic Four Seasons restaurant in New York, the composition is inspired by a photograph by Helmut Newton. The work is an intimate portrait by one artist of another, and therefore stands in tradition of earlier works by Anna Gaskell, for example of her SVETA series, which was focused on Svetlana Lunkina, the former prima ballerina of the Bolshoi Theatre, and of her film Echo Morris, which was Gaskell’s first portrait of the artist Sarah Morris.

This edition has been generously donated by the artist to Whitechapel Gallery to accompany the exhibition Terrains of the Body: Photography from the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Whitechapel Gallery, 2017.


 

About the artist

After studying art at The Chicago Art Institute, Anna Gaskell (b. 1969, Des Moines) received her M.F.A. from Yale University.

In her work she frequently plays with ideas of the original and the fake, the real and the copy. For the series Wonder, 1995, she photographed identical twins who long for individuality; in the Rashomon-like film Erasers, 2005, twelve girls each tell their version of a single event; an argument between three children is reenacted by adults in Replayground, 2009; while Swimming Lessons, 2012, twists fact and fiction in the story of a group of evangelical teenagers; in echokinetic manor Gaskell herself mirrors a dancer’s movements in the video Balletomane, 2014.


Selected Exhibitions

Erasers won Best Film in the Art Category at the Kunst Film Biennale in 2005; for her film Replayground, Gaskell received the award for Best Documentary Short Film at the Los Angeles Film Festival in 2009, and Gaskell has been the recipient of grants from NYFA, Artslink, and The Bohen Foundation in 2010. Her work is held in the permanent collections of major international institutions, including the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Guggenheim Museum, New York, the Whitney Museum of Art, New York, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Tate Gallery, London, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Deste Foundation, Athens and the Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo.


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Thank you for your interest in Whitechapel Gallery's editions.

 

Following careful consideration, in response to the COVID-19 situation and in line with advice from Public Health England, Whitechapel Gallery is temporarily closed to the public until further notice.

 

You can continue to support the Whitechapel Gallery by buying our editions which are available via the website, or by emailing editions@whitechapelgallery.org

 

Any orders placed while we are closed will be dispatched or made available for collection once the gallery reopens. Our staff are working remotely and are very happy to answer any questions by email.

 

We look forward to welcoming you to the gallery again soon. 

                                                                                             

 Works can be purchased with Own Art, allowing you to spread the cost of your purchase over 10 months, completely interest free.  

Typical 0% APR. Subject to status. Terms and conditions apply. Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Whitechapel Gallery is a licensed broker of Own Art loans. Registered address: Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, London, E1 7QX.
 

   We work with contemporary conservation framers Frame London to provide the best framing options for your Limited Edition. Contact us for more information.

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