Soak

Soak http://shaharmarcus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/1.%20soak.mp4 In this work of performance art, performers in a late- nineteenth- century-style sit around a table and squeeze the juice out of a hundreds of oranges. The juice pours out under the table …

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Sabich

http://shaharmarcus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/1.%20Sabich.mp4 Shahar Markus’s works combine the mediums of performance, video and sculpture, and make use of organic, biodegradable materials. In this work, he documents the preparation of a gigantic portion of the Israeli street food …

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Salt dinner

Salt dinner http://shaharmarcus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/1.salt%20Dinner.m4v Salt Dinner is a unique video-performance project, which is the result of two artists’ collaboration: Nezaket Ekici and Shahar Marcus. The project explore time, space, culture and religion. Both artists are internationally …

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The curator

The Curator http://shaharmarcus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/2.%20The%20curator.mp4 Structured like a Hollywood trailer with rhythmical editing and multiple effects, Shahar Marcus’s video piece depicts a curator’s “rise to power” with a measure of grotesqueness, sketching a map of the art …

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Hanging

Hanging http://shaharmarcus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/3.%20Hanging.m4v In this performance a large round table was suspended under a grand lever in the monumental turbine space of the Reading Power Station in Tel Aviv. Four sitting chairs, plates and glasses are …

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1,2,3 herring

http://shaharmarcus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/3.%201,2,3%20Herring.mp4 “1,2,3,Herring” “1,2,3,Herring” video work, naming after the famous children game, presents the artist playing in front of three cardboard figure, dressed in a gray uniform, which looks like a uniform of World War II …

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Pushing the equinox

Pushing the equinox http://shaharmarcus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/4.%20Pushing%20the%20Equinox_1.mp4 A delicate balance between two rival life cycles undelies the two performers.the device to which they are connected dectates a clear rule:when there is water for the fish there is no …

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