VideoChannel – [self]~imaging
artists portraying themselves in film & video
Short bio: b. 1971, Israel
Lives and works in Tel Aviv
Shahar Marcus is an interdisciplinary artist who works primarily in video, performance and sculpture.
Marcus works often with organic, perishable materials, such as dough, bread, orange juice and ice, in relation to his own body. His relationship to his materials examine the position and role of his body as both human and creator, and his choice of perishables likewise highlights the nature of art and life.