An in depth interview with Iris Häussler - by Etty Yaniv, Art Spiel

Nov 18, 2019

Throughout her multi-faceted installations, the German-born Canadian based artist Iris Häussler has been slipping in and out of multiple characters. Her invented underdog protagonists live through diverse historical periods and traverse vast geographies. Häussler’s rigorous installations transform any categorization. They are placed between life and art, coalescing multi-disciplinary collaborations including performance, literature, and richly layered visual vocabularies such as drawing, installation and sculpture.

Undomesticated - at Koffler Gallery

Aug 29, 2019

Group show with artists: Mary Anne Barkhouse, Gwenaël Bélanger, Katherine Boyer, Sandra Brewster, Hannah Claus, Erika DeFreitas, Julie Favreau, Nicolas Fleming, Iris Häussler, Lucy Howe, Gunilla Josephson, Lewis Kaye, Valerie Kolakis, Carmela Laganse, Heather Nicol, Dainesha Nugent-Palache, Gord Peteran, Birthe Piontek, Yannick Pouliot, Adrienne Spier, Karen Tam, Kevin Yates, Shaheer Zazai, Shellie Zhang

Curator: Mona Filip
Art Director: Nicolas Fleming

Material Tells - At Oakville Galleries

Jun 17, 2019

Each of the eleven artists on view brings to the fore often-overlooked narratives, reconstituting and revising images, objects and histories through their unique material engagement.

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.

JMKAC Features Iris Häussler Project

Jan 23, 2019

The John Michael Kohler Arts Center has created a dedicated website called About Apartment 4 featuring the Florence Hasard project by Iris Häussler.

This website currently features the Apartment 4 exhibition, on view at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center until June 23, 2019. It takes visitors back to that moment of discovering Hasard’s disappearance and invites them to uncover clues to her life.

Sophie La Rosiere Book Launch - November 29

Nov 23, 2018
You are cordially invited to the launch of "The Sophie la Rosière Project" book. Published by the Art Gallery of York University (agYU). Thursday, November 29, 2019, from 7:30 to 9 pm at Type Books, 883 Queen Street West location in Toronto.

Florence Hasard Video

Oct 25, 2018
A dramatic video tour of the Florence Hasard "Apartment 4" Art exhibit at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.

Group Show: "All the Names" Scrap Metal Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Oct 12, 2017
Iris Häussler will be appearing in All the Names - a group show featuring work by: Helen Barff, Ivana Bašić, Walead Beshty, Christian Boltanski, Tracey Emin, Aiko Hachisuka, Liz Magor, Iris Häussler, Annette Messager and Shinique Smith. Curated by Rui Mateus Amaral at the Scrap Metal Gallery.

Group show: "Historias Da Sexualidade" Museu de Arte de San Paulo, Brazil

Oct 12, 2017
In 2017, on the occasion of its 70th anniversary, the Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP) will dedicate its entire program to the theme of sexuality seen through art. The exhibition will include some 250 works from artists such as Edgard Degas, Édouard Manet, Suzanne Valadon, Pablo Picasso, Tarsila do Amaral, Larry Clark, Cildo Meireles, Louise Bourgeois and Ana Mendieta - and Iris Haussler as well.

Upcoming Book: The Sophie La Rosière Project

Oct 10, 2017
Since 2009, Iris Häussler has produced the complete oeuvre of unknown French painter Sophie La Rosière who died in 1948. Curator Philip Monk now documents the complete project in a book that includes a catalogue raisonne of all Sophie La Rosière's 293 works, forensic evidence, expert analyses, and official reports.