Asher Lev

was born in Canada in 1981, and grew up in Israel. He is a performance maker whose works have toured festivals in Europe, Israel, Canada and the U.S. Asa dancer he worked for Yasmeen Godder (ISR), Örjan Andersson (SE), EdhemJesenkovic (DK), Ina Christel Johannessen (NO), Ohad Naharin and BatshevaDance Company (ISR), Carte Blanche (NO), Yaniv Cohen (NO), Mia Habib (NO)among many others. Lev has a BA in Sociology/Anthropology and Islam/MiddleEastern Studies from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2012) and an MA inChoreography from the Amsterdam University of the Arts (2016). He is interested in experimental somatic practices, radical physiologies, process and experiential philosophies. Together with his life partner, Irina Lavrinovic, they are researching and creating work at the intersection of art, community and altered states of consciousness. Lev is a spiritual and psychedelic practitioner entering other forms of togetherness, communities and the public sphere.He is a reactive artist who likes to face the powers at be. A body that transforms between solids, liquids and gas, raise shell and disappears into the ground.