Daniel Faria Gallery presents Lost Gazes

Feb 9, 2019

Lost Gazes: Wax Works From the 1990s.

For the first time in North America

Daniel Faria Gallery
88 St Helens Ave. Toronto ON, M6H 4A1

February 13, 2019 - April 6, 2019.
Opening reception: February 13, 2019 6:00 pm.

 

Articles of laundry appear in many of Iris Häussler’s works, in particular laundry which would come in direct contact to a person’s skin, such as bed linen, towels, sleepwear and underclothing. Where the bed linen and towels played a certain role in her early hotel works (1995) and in “Xenotope” (the inversion of a hotel work where guests could spend the night at different art-institutions sleeping in the exhibition rooms), underclothing is a central point in another body of work: Haussler’s works with wax.

Read more:

at Daniel Faria Gallery website

Lost Gazes project page

Installation of wax slabs with embeded clothing