V. Tony Hauser
PEGGY BAKER PERFORMS “STRAND”, 1997
plexi glass mounted collage of 12 photographs
“Strand” was a solo dance and choreography for Mr. Hauser's camera.
48 x 50 in — 121.9 x 127 cm
V. Tony Hauser is renowned as one of Canada’s leading portrait photographers. His distinctive work demonstrates his innate ability to communicate with people. He strives to reveal each sitter’s essence and energy with his camera. His unique approach to the photographic portrait results in images that illustrate a vision and talent that have earned Hauser an international reputation.
Although he is often required to create colour images for modern applications such as corporate websites and business publications, he has honed his craft as a specialist in black and white printing techniques. His silver and platinum photographs are included in permanent collections of the National Archives of Canada, the Portrait Gallery of Canada, the Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, the Stratford Festival, and numerous board rooms and private collections around the world.
Hauser's work has been celebrated in publications such as American Photographer, View Camera, England’s Photography Magazine and Hong Kong’s Photo Pictorial, as well as Maclean’s and Dance Connection magazines in Canada.
Donated by Tony Hauser