Asuf Ishaq

Listen to Asuf’s music selection for INDERNET 2020

Asuf Ishaq is an artist living in London. His works investigate identity, memory, body, migration and post-colonialism. They also address his own life story as the son of Pakistani immigrants.Asuf explores aesthetic representation of experiences, story telling and trauma, often focusing on body as an archive and the intergenerational transmission of experience. In addition to audio and video works, sculptures and installations are among his artistic works. He grew up in Birmingham, studied fine arts at Goldsmiths and graphic design at the Royal College of Art in London, lived in Amsterdam for a few years and finally returned to London.