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Mo Costello

Athens, GA
Artist-in-Residence Spring 2024


01 Untitled Reader mo costello

Untitled (Reader), 2023. Ongoing circulation of 'Readers', made up of combination of text and image-based reproductions and found materials. Circulated locally in Jackson, Clarke and Fulton county (GA) among a circuit of convenience stores, gas stations and pharmacies as well as the flea market where Mo has maintained a working studio for the last several years. 11 x 9 x 4 inches. Xerox Reader: Xerox Text; Xerox Images; Toner; Ink; Gelatin Silver Contact Prints; Exposed Ortho Film (Kodalith Type III); Comb-binding; Foil Tape; Self-Inking Stamp (J & J Library, Building Three, Unit 27); Stamp from Found Object (ROTC Recalled Footwear from J & J Flea Market); Found Magnus Speaker (J & J Flea Market).

03 Untitled 100 Broad mo costello

Untitled (100 Broad), 2022. Gelatin Silver Print in Aluminum Artist Frame, 8.5" x 6" Print in 11" x 14" Frame.

02 Untitled Score mo costello

Untitled (Score), 2022. Gelatin Silver Contact Print made from paper negative (xerox copy of ink rubbing made with recalled ROTC footware on sheet music). 8 x 10 inches.

04 Untitled Dia Art Foundation mo costello

Untitled (Dia Art Foundation), 2021. Soot Rubbing on Museum Tri-Fold, 8.25 x 16.25 inches.

05 Untitled Dice mo costello

Untitled (Dice), 2021. Soot and Found Objects (Rolaids (2) in Krystal's Styrofoam Take-Out Container). 7 x 4 x 2 inches.

The Artist-in-Residence Program is sponsored, in part, by:

The William and Ruth Scott Family Foundation


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