Asuf Ishaq   

About
Asuf Ishaq’s practice navigates themes of embodiment, fragmentation, displacement, and cultural memory, often in his work presenting the diasporic body as an evolving archive of sensorial memory. 

Asuf studied MFA Fine Art at Goldsmiths, he works with moving image, audio, photography, sculpture, and installation.

Asuf’s recent and past exhibitions:
MFA Exhibiton Goldsmiths (2020), London Grads Show, Saatchi Gallery (2020), Goldsmiths (2019), Sight for Sore Eyes, Gossamer Fog (2019), Schwamerei Ort Gallery (2018), Occupied, Stryx Gallery(2017), Chromophobia, Sloe Gallery (2018).
Upcoming – Exhibition at APT Gallery, Table of Content, January 2021

Education
2020 MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths, London
1993 BA Graphic Design, University of Brighton

Group Exhibitions
Upcoming – Exhibition at APT Gallery, Table of Content, January 2021
2020 Goldsmiths MFA Degree Show, London
2020 London Grads Show, Saatchi Gallery, London
2020 Indernet, Online exhibition, Cologne, Germany
2020 Incarnations, Montez Press Radio, New York                                         
2020 Ways of Belonging, Hippodrome Theatre, Birmingham
2019 Interim Exhibition, Goldsmiths, London
2019 Sight For Sore Eyes, Gossamer Fog, London
2018 Schwamerei, Ort Gallery, Birmingham
2018 Chromophobia, Sloe Gallery, Manchester
2017 Occupied exhibition, Stryx Gallery, Birmingham
2017 MA Fine Art show, Birmingham School of art
2015 Visual Think Tank, Amsterdam
2015 Sunday Salon, Rowena Dring Gallery, Amsterdam
2014 DS Studio, Amsterdam

Curatorial
2019 Sight For Sore Eyes, Gossamer Fog, London
2017 Occupied exhibition, Stryx Gallery, Birmingham
2017 Flux, Ort Gallery, Birmingham
2017 M, MA Exhibition, Birmingham City University
2015 Visual Think Tank, Amsterdam

Awards
2020 Almacantar Studio Awards at Bow Arts Studios
2020 ACME Studio Award short-listed artist
2020 Art Council Emergency Award 
Contact: asufishaq@gmail.com
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