Ali Asgar

Ali Asgar

Biography

Born in 1991, Ali Asgar is a Bangladeshi artist who focuses primarily on body and space as the main element of their practice. Ali’s work surrounding gender, sexuality, and social taboos often reflects upon their personal struggle with the conservative Bangladeshi attitude towards members of LGBTQ communities. They are currently in the US as an Artist Protection Fund Fellow in residence at the University of Maine, continuing politically-inspired projects that emphasize trauma, dislocation, isolation, body politics, and queer identity.

Events with Ali Asgar

Exposure: Politics, Sex and Power

02 May 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dixon Place, 161A Chrystie St, New York, NY, 10002
F to 2nd Avenue
J/Z to Bowery
6 to Spring
M to Essex
B/D to Grand

Insistent Tongues: Queer World Voices

04 May 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
BAAD Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, 2474 Westchester Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, Take the 6 to Zerega Ave.