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“AT HOME: HAMMERSHØI” NOW AVAILABLE

Ottawa, October 2021

In her latest book AT HOME: Hammershøi
Leslie Hossack takes a contemporary look at
Danish artist Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864-1916).

The book is divided into four sections:
Hammershøi At Home; The Artist’s Patron;
Hammershøi’s Copenhagen; and At Home In Ottawa.

In addition to 115 full page colour photographs,
“AT HOME: Hammershøi” includes texts by Leslie Hossack,
a foreword by Danish Ambassador to Canada Hanne Fugl Eskjær,
plus essays by Canadian art historian/curator Michel V. Cheff
and Danish art historian/curator Annette Rosenvold Hvidt.


AT HOME: HAMMERSHØI VIDEO RELEASED

Ottawa, September 2021

Studio Sixty Six has just released a 5-minute video
featuring artist Leslie Hossack speaking about her exhibition and new book
AT HOME: Hammershøi.

The solo show AT HOME runs until 10 October 2021
at Studio Sixty Six
Suite 101, 858 Bank Street, Ottawa.

Inspired by Danish painter Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864-1916),
Leslie Hossack photographed:
100 of his works held in over 20 public and private collections;
66 reproductions published in 1918 by his patron Alfred Bramsen;
several Copenhagen landmarks painted by Hammershøi;
and interiors of her own home, such as the one seen below.

Kitchen with Stove, Ottawa 2020


AT HOME: Hammershøi

Ottawa, September 2021

Leslie Hossack’s solo show
AT HOME: Hammershøi
runs until 10 October 2021.

The exhibition explores the work of Danish painter
Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864-1916).
Inspired by Hammershøi’s artistic process, aesthetic and motifs,
Hossack photographed her own home.
She also photographed 100 works by Hammershøi
held in over 20 public and private collections
in North America and Europe.

Studio Sixty Six
Suite 101, 858 Bank Street, Ottawa

Hammershøi Salon Style Interiors,
Number 1, Number 2
and Number 3


UPCOMING EXHIBITION

Ottawa, August 2021

Selected images from Leslie Hossack’s series
The Hammershøi Photographs
will be featured in a solo show at Studio Sixty Six.

AT HOME: Hammershøi
exhibition & book launch

September 3 – October 10, 2021

Studio Sixty Six
Suite 101, 858 Bank Street, Ottawa

Dining Room with Chest, Ottawa 2021 by Leslie HossackDining Room with Chest, Ottawa 2021


UPCOMING EXHIBITION

Ottawa, July 2021

NEW / VINTAGE is a group exhibition of photo-based artworks
by Studio Sixty Six artists who juxtapose historical production methods
with contemporary subjects and outputs.

July 9 – August 22, 2021

Studio Sixty Six
Suite 101, 858 Bank Street, Ottawa


PORTFOLIO ACQUIRED BY CENTER FOR CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY

Tucson AZ, July 2020

portfolio consisting of photographs from Leslie Hossack’s series
Berlin: National Socialist Architecture, 1933-1945 acquired by
Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ.

The Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, is recognized
as one of the world’s finest academic art museums and study centers
for the history of photography. The Center opened in 1975, following a meeting
between the University President John Schaefer and Ansel Adams.
Beginning with the archives of five living master photographers—
Ansel Adams, Wynn Bullock, Harry Callahan, Aaron Siskind, and
Frederick Sommer—the collection has grown to include 270 archival
collections. Among these are some of the most recognizable names in
20th century North American photography: W. Eugene Smith,
Lola Álvarez Bravo, Edward Weston, and Garry Winogrand.

Two of Leslie Hossack’s photographs recently added to the CCP collection are

East Gate, 1936 Berlin Olympic Stadium, Berlin 2010


VIP Staircase, 1936 Berlin Olympic Stadium, Berlin 2010


UPCOMING BOOK LAUNCH

Ottawa, October 2019

Leslie Hossack’s upcoming book
TRACED: The Arcane Legacy of Scotland’s Freemasons
to be launched this November

Book launch and opening reception
of the group exhibition entitled Scotland Edition
November 10, 2019, 2 – 4 pm
Gallery 200
200 Crichton Street, Ottawa


FREUD THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS

Ottawa, September 2019

September 2019 marks the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War Two
and the death of Sigmund Freud.
Leslie Hossack’s exhibition Freud Through The Looking-Glass
runs September 5 – October 10, 2019.

Studio Sixty Six
858 Bank Street, unit 101, Ottawa
Opening Reception: Thursday, 5 September, 6 – 9 pm

Self-Reflection, Number 11, Vienna 2016


UPCOMING EXHIBITION

Ottawa, August 2019

Selected images from Leslie Hossack’s series
The Freud Photographs
will be featured in a solo exhibition at Studio Sixty Six.

FREUD THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS
September 5 – October 10, 2019
Studio Sixty Six
858 Bank Street, unit 101, Ottawa

Corset, 1850-1900, Sigmund Freud Museum, Vienna 2016

This corset was displayed in an exhibition, titled
So this is the strong sex. Women in Psychoanalysis,
dedicated to women from the early history of psychoanalysis.


PHOTOGRAPHS ACQUIRED BY LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA

Ottawa, July 2019

Photographs from Leslie Hossack’s Kosovo series and
Japanese Canadian series acquired by Library and Archives Canada.

Together with photographs from the H-Hour Normandy 1944 series,
this brings the total to 33 prints in the holdings of LAC.

Two of the photographs recently added to LAC’s collection are
Large Barn, Site of Tashme Internment Camp, Sunshine Valley, British Columbia, 2013
and Fortified Position, Summit of Mount Golesh, Kosovo 2013.

Large Barn, Site of Tashme Internment Camp, Sunshine Valley British Columbia, 2013 by Leslie Hossack