Gareth Long


Gareth Long Revisits the Greatest Cinematic Con Job You’ve Never Heard Of
by William Harris in Frieze Magazine.

Gareth Long Puts A Spotlight On The Grift Of Local Entertainment–and Dabbles In It, Too
by Sean J. Patrick Carney in Art In America Magazine.

Art Trip: Gareth Long’s Kidnappers Foil at the Blaffer Art Museum in Houston
by Rosie Prata in The Globe and Mail.

Gareth Long & Lisa Lapinksi - Tove & Melton & Lisa & Gareth & Charles & &c. at the Jonathan Hopson Gallery

Tove & Melton & Lisa & Gareth & &c.
Two-person Exhibition of Lisa Lapinski & Gareth Long
January 19 – March 1, 2020
Jonathan Hopson Gallery, Houston, USA

Gareth Long - Kidnappers Foil at the Blaffer Art Museum Gareth Long: Kidnappers Foil
Solo Exhibition
November 16, 2019 - March 14, 2020
Blaffer Art Museum, Houston, USA

Gareth Long - A Viewing Room v.4 - Poster Editions

A Viewing Room v.4
A project of Susan Hobbs Gallery
Featuring Two new Gareth Long editions:
What is work? Is it a HERB?
A Viewing Room v.4

Gareth Long - A Social Situation

The Comedies Of The Status Quo
September 17 - October 26, 2019
With Christopher Aque, Kerry Downey, Gareth Long, Tuesday Smillie, And Cauleen Smith
Kate Werble Gallery, NY, USA

Gareth Long - Let's Look at the Figures

Let's Look at the Figures
Solo Exhibition
February 7 – March 23, 2019
Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Gareth Long - Travels with Two Donkeys in the Valley'

Travels with Two Donkeys in the Valley
Public Art Commission
Saturdays from June 2 – 23, 2018
Don River Valley Park, Toronto, Canada

Gareth Long - Maquettes

April 15 – May 25, 2018
The Block, London, UK
With Paul Andriesse, Noah Angell & Adam Laschinger, Antoni & Alison, Giles Bailey, Walter Benjamin, Lucy Clout, Debbie Cook, Sara Deraedt, Sean Edwards, Paul Elliman, Patricia Esquivias, FuchsBorst (Martin Borst and André Fuchs), Babak Ghazi, Tom Godfrey, Lucy Gunning & Robin Klassnick, Ben Hart, Tamara Henderson, Jackson Hoad, Will Holder, Ken Hollings, Chloe Hough, Alin Huma, Leonard Koren, Akira Kurosawa, Ghislaine Leung, Gareth Long, Kianoosh Motallebi, David Osbaldeston, Prince, James Richards, Jimmy Robert, Mai Spring, Francesca Tamse, Anne Tetzlaff, vier5 (Marco Fiedler and Achim Reichert), Eleanor Vonne Brown, Natsumi Watanabe, Lillian Wilkie
Arranged by Mohammed Qasim Ashfaq, Richard Bevan, Tamsin Clark & Matt Fitts

Gareth Long - What is work? Is it a HERB?'

What is work? Is it a HERB?
Solo Project
July 10 – September 1, 2017
Super Dakota, Brussels, Belgium

Gareth Long - Upend The Air - The Luminary

Upend The Air
Group Exhibition
September 8 – November 11, 2017
The Luminary, St. Louis, USA
With KP Brehmer, Gareth Long, Mario Navarro, Daniel Aguilar Ruvalcaba, Jimena Sarno, and Brian Zimmerman

Gareth Long - Harold C. Schonberg, “A Whole Life in 64 Squares,” The New York Times, April 3, 1983. (PARAGRAPH 3)

Portrait (for a Screenplay) of Beth Harmon - A project by Tamsin Clark & Sean Edwards
Group Exhibition
May 4 – June 3, 2017
Tenderpixel, London, UK
With Richard Bevan & Wolfram Wiedner, Erika Blair, Bronwen Buckeridge, Alejandro Cesarco, Alice Channer, Lucy Clout, Mike Cooter, Melanie Counsell, Haris Epaminonda, Matt Fitts, Anne Hardy, Etan Ilfeld, Lauren Keeley, Gareth Long, Sara MacKillop, Lorna Macintyre, Jonathan Monk, Madeleine Pledge, Laura Reeves, Giles Round, SMT, Hayley Tompkins, Rhianna Turnbull, Phoebe Unwin, Stuart Whipps, Lillian Wilkie

Gareth Long - Conjugate the Present Indicative 'I Am Bored'

Square Peg Round Hole
Solo Exhibition
March 23 - April 29, 2017
Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Read Hiba Abdallah's text, "Framework: the Cycles of Stupidity" as part of the exhibition.
Read Gareth Long’s perfect show for our stupid Trump moment," Murray White's review of the exhibition in The Toronto Star.
Listen to a radio interview between Lauren Lavery & Gareth Long on International Art English, CFRU 93.3 FM". Originall aired on April 2 (navigate to the April 2 link).

Gareth Long - Work In Progress

How to be Being
February 23 - April 8, 2017
Super Dakota, Brussels, Belgium

With: Gareth Long, Jaakko Pallasvuo, Elsa-Louise Manceaux & Balthazar Berling.

Gareth Long - He knew many things, but he knew them all badly.

He knew many things, but knew them all badly.
Solo Exhibition
September 16 - October 22, 2016
Kate Werble Gallery, New York, USA

We Are the Center for Curatorial Studies

We Are the Center for Curatorial Studies
October 15 - December 16, 2016
Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Artists include: Can Altay, Martin Beck, David Blamey, Gerard Byrne, Nina Canell, Jasmina Cibic, Céline Condorelli, Sara Cwynar, Marjolijn Dijkman, Mary Heilmann, James Hoff, Vlatka Horvat, Matt Keegan, Chris Kraus, Gareth Long, Ronan McCrea, Willie McKeown, Ulrike Müller, Museum of American Art Berlin, Brian O’Doherty, Harold Offeh, Eduardo Padilha, Sarah Pierce, Falke Pisano, Elizabeth Price, Richard Venlet, Anton Vidokle, Lawrence Weiner, Grace Weir, Arseny Zhilyaev, and others.

Paint Her to Your Own Mind
July 10 - September 30, 2016
Shandy Hall, Coxwold, UK

Gareth Long - Oysters, Austrians, & Ostriches

Oysters, Austrians, & Ostriches (Solo)
April 15 - May 28, 2016
Galerie Bernhard, Zürich, Switzerland

The Shift - Flat Time House retrospective exhibition
April 20 - May 29, 2016
Flat Time House, London, UK

Gareth Long - A Zoo for Chris Marker

A Zoo for Chris Marker
April 20 - May 29, 2016
Tenderbooks, London, UK

Featuring Haris Epaminonda, Gareth Long, Aishan Yu, Chris Marker books and ephemera

Gareth Long - Kleine Wanderung

AA Bronson's Garden of Earthly Delights
September 18, 2015 - November 22, 2015
Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, Austria

Featuring AA Bronson with Chrysanne Stathacos, Mark Jan Krayenhoff van de Leur, Keith Boadwee, Adrian Hermanides, Matthias Herrmann, Gareth Long, Ebe Oke, JX Williams

September 18, 2015 - November 22, 2015
The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Featuring Cynthia Daignault, Miles Debas, Alex Echevarria, Gareth Long, Dona Nelson, Evan Robarts, Laurel Sparks

Gareth Long - Kidnappers Foil at Kunsthalle Wien

Kidnappers Foil
Solo exhibition
November 14, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria

Tony Conrad - at Kunsthalle Wien
Tony Conrad
Curated by Gareth Long
December 3, 2014 - March 1, 2015
Kunsthalle Wien Karslplatz, Vienna, Austria

Gareth Long - Bouvard and Pécuchet's Invented Desk for Copying - Version 14 (copy 1)
Soft Shock
June 26 - July 27, 2014
Eli Ping Frances Perkins, New York, NY
Curated by Lucie Fontaine
Featuring the work of Bosko Blagojevic, Andy Coolquitt, Claire Fontaine, Lucie Fontaine, Michal Helfman, Agnieszka Kurant, Gareth Long, Sean Paul, Max Pellegrini, Ana Prvacki, Miri Segal, Bruce Sherman, Rita Sobral Campos, Mika Tajima, David Andrew Tasman, and Josh Tonsfeldt & Levi Murphy

Gareth Long - Untitled (Walt)
June 20, 2014 - October 19, 2014
Centre Européen d’Actions Artistiques Contemporaines, Strasbourg, France
Featuring the work of Erica Baum, Lenka Clayton, Julien Crépieux, Moyra Davey, Joseph Grigely, Chitti Kasemkitvatana, Gareth Long, Benoît Maire, Benoît-Marie Moriceau, Antoinette Ohannessian, Bruno Persat, William Wegman

Gareth Long Slide Show
Fillip presents Slide Shows, a specially commissioned project by French curator Charlotte Cheetham.
Slide Shows will be exhibited at Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada.
April 1 – April 31, 2014.

Reading Over the Shoulders of Giants
Artist Talk at Wiels, Brussels, Belgium.
January 22, 2014
This lecture is part of 'What's the Story?', a series of lectures on the narrative in art & design organized by Sint Lucas Antwerpen.

Gareth Long - CPL593H (Remake/Remodel)
Some Woolly Buzz
December 12, 2013 - February 16, 2014
Publication Studio Vancouver
Featuring the work of Rita McBride, Ian Wallace, Brady Cranfield, Rodney Graham, Derek Sullivan, Cate Rimmer, Arnaud Desjardin, Charlie Satterlee, Sonia Leimer, Dennis McNulty, Lyndl Hall, Dan Graham + Mieko Meguro, Lorna Brown, Urban Subjects (Sabine Bitter, Helmut Weber, Jeff Derksen), Sarah Pierce, Colter Jacobsen, Mina Totino, Kota Ezawa, James Hoff, Fiona Banner, Elspeth Pratt, Myfanwy MacLeod, Tim Lee, Alejandro Cesarco, Kim Kennedy Austin, Christian Mayer, Eileen Myles, Kevin Romaniuk, Jonathan Middleton, Lisa Robertson + Pascal Poyet, Kevin Killian, Gareth Long, Dan Starling, Euan Macdonald, Sydney Vermont, Isabelle Cornaro, Garry Neill Kennedy.

Gareth Long - Literary Asses: Agon - (Munari & Midas)
December 15, 2013 - February 16, 2014
Marseille Modulor (MAMO), Marseille, France.
Featuring the work of Neïl Beloufa, Julie Béna, Michel Boisse, Bertrand Dezoteux, Marine Hugonnier, Dominique Hurth, Alex Israël, Ikonotekst groupe , Kapwani Kiwanga, Mathieu Kleyebe, Abonnenc, Kolkoz, Gareth Long, Benoît Maire, Shana Moulton, Falke Pisano, Olivia Plender, Sunita Prasad, Julien Prévieux, Ryan Trecartin.
Curated by Charlotte Cosson and Emmanuelle Luciani

Fogo Island Dialogues: Culture as Destination
November 17-19, 2013
MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art in Vienna, Austria
Featuring Tulga Beyerle, Nigel Clark, Amira Gad, Pedro Gadanho, Nikolaus Hirsch, Maria Lind, Gareth Long, Vanessa Joan Müller, Simon Rees, Nicolaus Schafhausen, Jack Stanley, Marcus Verhagen
More information here and full program of activities here.

Gareth Long - A more precise distance between the reader and the ultimate visions

The Temptation of AA Bronson
September 5 - November 24, 2013
Witte de With, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Featuring the work of AA Bronson, Bradford Kessler, Carlos Motta, Chrysanne Stathacos, Elijah Burgher, Gareth Long, K8 Hardy, Mr. and Mrs. Keith Murray, Marina Abramović, Matthias Herrmann, Michael Bühler-Rose, Nicolaus Chaffin, Nils Bech, Oisin Byrne, Reima Hirvonen, Ryan Brewer, Sands Murray-Wassink, Scott Treleaven, Sébastien Lambeaux, Terence Koh, TM Davy, Tom de Pékin, Bas Jan Ader, David Buchan, Derek Jarman, General Idea, Robert Flack, & more...
A more precise distance between the reader and the ultimate visions, above.
Part of Gareth Long's contribution to the exhibition.

Gareth Long was the first Curator In Residence at Kunsthalle Wien.

Gareth Long - From the dilettante's library (with notations)
From the dilettante's library (with notations)
Solo Exhibition
May 25 - November 9, 2013
NextSpazioA, Pistoia, Italy

Gareth Long - Learn to Read Differently
Learn to Read Differently
August 14 - September 21, 2013
Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, UK.
This exhibition has been commissioned and curated by CIRCA (Newcastle) as part of their CIRCA Presents... series. It presents poetic artworks by Kate Briggs (Paris), Craig Dworkin (Utah), Gareth Long (NYC), Simon Morris (Middlesbrough), Lucia della Paolera (Brooklyn), Nick Thurston (Leeds) and Eric Zboya (Calgary) that have, or will be, published by the York-based independent (self-) publishing imprint information as material. It also presents related artworks by Kenneth Goldsmith (NYC), Garry Neill Kennedy (Halifax, CA), Greville Worthington (Catterick), and an online-only collaboration between Thurston and Robert Fitterman (New York) hosted on

Gareth Long - Literary Asses: Parabasis
Le musée du chat
November 10 - December 1, 2013
Les Fêtes de la Saint Martin / Le Milieu du Monde, Tourinnes-La-Grosse, Belgium.
Collection Françoise Baronian (Frasnes-lez-Gosselies, 1947) has never been revealed to the public and contains works by Luciano Bartolini, Vincent Beaurin, Belott, Ben, Thomas Bogaert, Andy Boot, Marcel Broodthaers, Franck Christen, David Claerbout, Eric Croes, Fischli and Weiss, Douglas Gordon, Gregory Halpern, Dayle Hoyt and Steve Thurston, Paul Joostens, Gareth Long, Lucy McKenzie, Petra Mrzyk and Jean-François Moriceau, Michael Queenland, Henriëtte Ronner-Knip, Anne-Marie Schneider, Alain Séchas, David Shrigley, Jakob Smits, Théophile Alexandre Steinlen, Walter Swennen, Hugues de Wurstemberger Otto Zitko ...

Gareth Long - Postscript
Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art
Touring exhibition:
October 12, 2012 - February 13, 2013:
Museum of Contemorary Art Denver, Denver, CO;
June 21 - September 2, 2013:
The Power Plant, Toronto, ON;
March 21 - August 10, 2014:
The Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Featuring the work of Vito Acconci & Bernadette Mayer, Carl Andre, Marcel Broodthaers, Pavel Buchler, Claude Closky, Monica de la Torre, Dexter Sinister, Craig Dworkin, Rob Fitterman, Michelle Gay, Kenneth Goldsmith, Dan Graham, Douglas Huebler, Emma Kay, Sol LeWitt, Glenn Ligon, Gareth Long, Simon Morris, João Onofre, Pratchaya Phinthong, Paolo Piscitelli, Vanessa Place, Seth Price, Kay Rosen, Allen Ruppersburg, Joe Scanlan, Lytle Shaw, Andy Warhol, and many more.
Co-curated by Nora Burnett Abrams and Andrea Andersson