Ashery - interdisciplinary art
Born in Jerusalem 1966. Lives and works in London.
1998 - 2000
MA Fine Art, Central St Martins, London.
1989 - 1992 BA Hon's Fine Art Sheffield Hallam University.
1987 - 1988 East-Midlands certificate in Performing Arts and Photography.
performance 2003, Foxy production, Chelsea NYC, October 2003
Say Cheese, prints, Bluecoat Art Centre , Liverpool January 2003
7 Acts of Love, Still & Bruch gallery, Berlin. Jan-Feb 2002
7 Acts of Love, Kapelica gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia, May 2002
7 Acts of Love, Foxy Productions, Brooklyn NY, July 2002
7 acts of love on line -Centro Cultural Telemar, Rio de Janeiro, ME electronic
7 acts of love on line - projection, Transevasilties conference, University
Bentornato - Welcome Home, event, Turin, Part of more Fools in Town. By
7 Acts of love on line - interactive live internet based project commission
e-2. org + live event at the Great eastern Hotel March 2004.
Will You Cook For Me? - dinner performance with Daniel Ashery, Home, London
Its been a Long Time - site specific video installation at Apex travel
agent , Dublin, part of Project Art Space event - No Respect
Property from the 3rd Floor ROH - Video installations, 1-2-1 interaction,
performance at the Royal Opera House, London
No Vitrines, no Museums, no Artists, Just a lot of people - performance/workshop
with Rirkrit Tiravanija, telecom tower, Venice
Score by Ken Friedman (Fluxes) - performance at the Centre of Attention,
Central Location/Treatment - video installation, interactive performance,
Occupation I, II The Case of The Rabbit - video installation/performance,
Occupation I, II The Case of The Rabbit - performance, Hull Time Based
Occupation I, II The Case of The Rabbit - performance, 291 gallery, London
Central Location - Site-specific live interaction/installation, NGBK gallery,
Disguised - Public-interaction, story reading, adaptation of B. Singer
Marcus Fisher - Intervention, dancing with orthodox men, north of Israel
Say Cheese & 7 Acts of Love- OK Centre for Contemporary Art, Linz,
Say Cheese - Live interaction, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
Say Cheese - Live interaction, hotel room, Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool
Say Cheese - Live interaction, domestic bedroom, Foxy productions, NYC.
Say Cheese - Live interaction, hotel room, Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljana,
Folks - Video, photographs, workshop, NRLA, Glasgow.
Say Cheese - Live Interaction, domestic curator's bedroom, NGBK Gallery,
Say Cheese - live interaction, domestic bedroom. 'Home', London.
Back in Five Minutes - performance/lecture, Hoxton Distillery, London.
Marcus Fisher intervention- Centre of Attention at Notting Hill Arts Club,
Marcus Fisher -Its Too Late Baby performance+sound piece - OMSK, London.
Marcus Fisher intervention - National Review of Live Art, Glasgow.
Colored Folks - multi mediums performance with Shaheen Merali- Toynbee
Open Surgery - site specific interactive live art installation with Svar
Simpson, invited by FADO Toronto
Mixed up questioning collaborations - Event, Void gallery, London.
Marcus Fisher club performances - Fridge, London. Akademia, Brighton.
Marcus Fisher's street interventions - Turkish Men's cafe , Berlin.
Soho, London. Beach, Tel Aviv. Other interventions unrecorded.
Marcus Fisher's Wake performance/party- East End Collaborations, London.
RKD in relation to the local regeneration - Intervention Brixton arcade.
Marcus Fisher intervention - eXpo Live Art Festival, Nottingham.
Central Location free hair cut service to the public - Windows Gallery
, Central St Martins College, Charing Cross Rd, London.
Trans - Kulturwohnung , international domestic residency program, Berlin.
Moot Point - Camping intervention, Bobo Gallery, South London.
Marcus Fisher Video as Performance night - performance , Lux cinema, London.
Marcus Fisher Signs of Loyalty - Video Installation on 4 monitors and
3 screens, 3rd International Transgender Film Festival, Lux Foyer, London.
Magnum Opus III - Time-based installation, collaboration with Daniel Rubinstein
Beit Haomanim Gallery, Jerusalem,
Magnum Opus II - Interactive live art installation/camping intervention
/photographs, collaboration, 68elf Gallery, Cologne
50 Years to Hiroshima - Night Intervention in Leather Lane Market, London.
Magnum Opus I - collaborative live art /sound work, Showroom Gallery ,
Los retratos de Dorian Gray curated by Raul Zamudio Galeria de Arte Mexicano
anthro/socio curated by raul zamudio artist:network gallery NYC
No Respect - site specific works, Dublin/ Project Arts Space
X-travagant - Century Gallery, London, UK
Intervention - John Hansard Gallery, Southhampton,UK
Wonderyears - NGBK, Bethanian, Berlin.
The promise, the Land - OK centre for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria
Private Views - London Prints Studios Gallery, London.
Over Dressed- two persons show - Launch Gallery, London.
Like Gold Dust - Angle Row Gallery, Nottingham. prints, End of Culture
Dalston Underground - Self Portrait as Marcus Fisher I, London.
Jews, Blacks, Gypsies and Other Free Radicals - wall collage, Marcus Fisher,
Centre of Attention Gallery at Notting Hill Arts Club.
A Man, A Woman, A Machine - Colored Folks, Centre of Attention gallery,
John, I'm Only Dancing - Prints, Marcus Fisher in Soho, Margaret Harvey
Gallery, Hert. Collective Gallery, Edinburgh.
MA Degree Show - prints- Self Portrait as Marcus Fisher 1-5, New Developments.
Pinnies -New Arrivals. Interaction - Central Location. Central St Martins
Sexmutant - Self Portrait as Marcus Fisher 1-5, Nunnery Gallery, London.
London Post-Colonial City - prints, White Dreads Architectural Association,
The Kindness of Strangers - Print, Marcus Fisher, 139 Gallery, Amsterdam.
Outfit / International Photoszene - Print, Marcus Fisher, Cologne.
Single screen works
Video work distributed by Rencontres internationales Paris/Berlin and
Foxy production gallery
Shopping list for Live Art - Everything you wanted to know about live
Pool Art Fair, NYC - Dancing With Men
291 Gallery, London - Treatment
'The pleasure Dome', curated by Raul Zamudio - NYC, Dancing with Men
Blowing Up - London, Dancing with Men, Occupation I, II.
Rencontres internationales Paris/Berlin - Berlin, Marcus Fisher's Wake
RainDance festival, Trocadero ,London - 'occupation I, II'
291 gallery, London, act 0.1 - What is it Like for You
V.I.D, der Dampfzentrale Bern, Switzerland- Why Do you Think I left?
Foxy Production, NYC - Treatment, Untitled 03, Its Too Late Baby.
Century Gallery, London - Men Dancing
John Hansard Gallery, UK - Why Do you Think I Left?
St Saviors Church, London - Men Dancing
Clerkenwell Video Festival, Blowing Up, London - 1970s art V art 2000
25HR, International Video Art Show, Barcelona - Marcus Fisher's wake (
OK Centre for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria -Why Do You Think I Left?,
Bethanien/NGBK, Berlin, Wonderyears - Central Location Video
Fix 02, time-based festival, Belfast, - Marcus Fisher's wake
Paris/Berlin Actart film festival - Marcus Fisher's wake, Colored Folks
Art in General, gallery NYC, 5th Annual Video Marathon - Why Do You Think
Liverpool Biennial, Bluecoats Arts Centre - Say Cheese video 3hr.
Bethanien, Berlin.Centre of Attention - Marcus Fisher's wake
Green Room , Soho, London, Centre of Attention - Marcus Fisher's wake
ANTI festival, Kuopio, Finland , LADA compilations - Marcus Fisher's wake
Foxy Productions, Brooklyn NYC - Why Do You Think I Left?, Marcus Fisher's
'Home' Salon 17 - Why Do You Think I Left? Its Too Late Baby
Women in the Directors Chair Film Festival, Chicago. - Marcus Fisher's
X night, Lux cinema, London - Marcus Fisher's wake
Olympia Transgender film festival - Marcus Fisher's wake
Kino Lab, CCA,Warsaw, Watching People Watching You - Marcus Fisher's wake
National Review of Live Art, Glasgow - Colored Folks
Notting Hill Arts Club, Centre of Attention - Marcus Fisher's wake
Living in the Material World conference, Brighton University - Marcus
Live Art Development Agency artists' video screening, Zurich.
Live Art Development Agency artists' video screening, Roots festival,
Hull. Open Surgery, Toronto - video program, Marcus Fisher's wake
Galapagos cinema, NYC, Centre of Attention - Marcus Fisher's wake
East End Collaborations, London. - Marcus Fisher's wake
Blowing up, the House of Detention, London - Marcus Fisher's wake
Blowing up, the Foundry, London - What is it Like For You
MA Degree Show, Central St Martins, London. - Marcus Fisher's wake
Sexmutant, video screening program, Nunnery Gallery, London- MFW
Alma College, Tel Aviv - Marcus Fisher's wake
EXpo, Live Art Festival, Nottingham - Marcus Fisher's wake
National Review of Live Art, Glasgow - Marcus Fisher's wake
Coventry University, artist talk - Marcus Fisher's wake
Rio Cinema, London - Its Not About Sex
Artists' House Gallery, Jerusalem - Its Not About Sex
Rio Cinema, London - Sea-saw
Exploding Cinema, London - Sea-saw
Blowing Up, The House of detention Sea-saw
Difference - publication by Manick Govinda and Rohini Malik Okon Artsadmin
Monograph Shaheen Merali - collaboration Colored Folks by Jean Fisher
Flash art - Performance 2003 solo show, January 2004
Vivarium - Arts Council England, artist text, live art and education
Israel - palastina, Rundschau, Linz March 2003
Israel sehen, Israel verstehen? Mal sehen. Linz, Austria, maech 2003
Angst zieeht der Kunst die Zahne. Von Almuth Spiegler, Vieena, march 2003
Begrenzte identitaten - review, Profil, Vienna, March 2003
Unorthodox art gets live airing - preview, Western Daily Press, Emma Smith,
ArtFan - Photographs and review. Serpentine Gallery publication - Jan
Marcus Fisher - Photo+text. Art Tomorrow book - Edward Lucie-Smith Nov.
Bil Bok - French art publication - Photographs - Oct. 2002
Transgressing the Sacred - Article - Rachel Garfield - Jewish Quarterly
, Summer 2002.
Performing Arts Review - Review + photos 'Say Cheese', Taiwan. Dec 2002
Over Dressed ( Marcus fisher) - Review - Time Out, Sarah Kent, June 2002.
Over Dressed ( Marcus fisher) - Preview - listing Art Review, June 2002.
Over Dressed - Preview - Sleazenation June 2002.
Marcus Fisher - Review/Article/photos - Freitag10, Berlin, March 2002
Professional development - article + photos - Artist News Letters March
Exposures - book - 20 Live artists. Photographs and text. Black Dog Publishing.
Marcus Fisher Alter Ego - CD-ROM + Booklet 500 copies limited edition.
Marcus Fisher Alter Ego show - review - Taz, Berlin Jan. 2002
Marcus Fisher Alter Ego show - preview - Prinz, Berlin Jan. 2002
Marcus Fisher 'Say Cheese', London - review - Circa art magazine Spring
Marcus Fisher - article - Fantastic Voyeurs by Fred Vermorel, Village
Literary Supplement, Nov. 2001 .
Crossing public arts project - On line Psychogeography magazine www.psychogeography.co.uk
Open Surgery - review -Toronto Star, Ontario , Canada, September 2001.
Self Portrait as Marcus Fisher 1 - photo - She's My Baby magazine, What's
Up, Amsterdam May 2001.
Self Portrait as Marcus Fisher 1 - photo - Article on London based Live
Dazed & Confused magazine March 2001.
Self Portrait as Marcus Fisher 1 - photo - Article on London based Live
Dazed & Confused magazine March 2001.
John I'm Only Dancing - group review - Scotsman July 2000
De/Territorialized Practices - Paper by Oreet Ashery - Living in the Material
World, Coventry University. ISBN 0905949846
Magnum Opus III - Review - Ha'heer, Jerusalem July 1998.
East End Fictions - Interview by Richard McKeever - Rising East Volume
Sept 2007. For further information, please visit Oreet's