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SKIN – HAUT exhibition at Zitadelle Spandau

For the first time in my 25 year art career and 15 years since I live in Berlin, one of my  Holocaust related works will be exhibited in Germany! To make it even a bigger celebration I am also premiering for the first time in the west my project Becoming. The worlds second largest zoetrope. 

NYC May-June 2022 solo show

While the interdisciplinary artist has been creating and exhibiting work internationally, and giving voice to marginalized viewpoints, for over two decades, this will be the artist’s debut exhibition with Anita Rogers Gallery. The gallery seeks to introduce new viewers to Garbasz’s varied bodies of work and acquaint them with themes she visits frequently in her work, including gender, trauma, and memory

2022 news update

Happy and honored to be part of two new books. More good news is my solo show in a. Opening may 4th at Anita Rogers gallery. As well as participation in “wells of wisdom” at the meetfacotry in Prague as well as “the art of feminism” at the museum for memory and human rights in Santiago.

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News roundup

my work is featured in several articles and a new book.

Becoming Busan Biennale installation view

Third Text

Yishay Garbasz, in conversation with Sarah Messerschmidt

Art Monthly 446: May 2021

Profile: Yishay Garbasz
Juliet Jacques shows that the artist’s engagement with displacement, trauma and memory has particular resonance in the pandemic

Berlin Art LInk

Berlin Art Link

For over 20 years, Yishay Garbasz has worked with marginalized communities and in areas affected by war and disaster, through which, in her own words, she engages in “a continual process of making the invisible visible, making the unsightly tenderly seen.”

My work included in two online shows this month.

Prescient: A Five-by-Five (5×5) Virtual Exhibition,” features works by Eleanor Antin, Nancy Chunn, Yishay Garbasz, Mierle Laderman Ukeles, and Allan Wexler. as well as tiodagars festival presented by Weld.

The Number Project included in “Feminisums Die illustrierte Geschichte der weltweiten Frauenbewegung”

Die illustrierte Geschichte der weltweiten Frauenbewegung
Dieser einmalige Bildband illustriert die Geschichte der globalen Frauenbewegung und den weltweiten Kampf um weibliche Gleichberechtigung. Kenntnisreiche Texte behandeln Themen, die für Frauen auf der ganzen Welt von entscheidender Bedeutung sind: Wahlrecht, reproduktive Freiheit, Ehe- und Eigentumsrechte, Gleichstellung am Arbeitsplatz, unterdrückende Vorstellungen von weiblicher Schönheit, Rassengleichheit und LGBTQ-Rechte.

Will speak at the International Women’s day protest this Sunday 8.3.2020

Zur Demonstration fair share! Sichtbarkeit für Künstlerinnen am Weltfrauentag,
Sonntag 8. März 2020, 14 – 16 Uhr vor der Alten Nationalgalerie (Museumsinsel, Bodestr. 1–3) laden wir herzlich ein! Schließt euch an und bringt Freund*innen mit! Wir müssen viele sein,
um sichtbar zu werden! Die Demonstration besetzt den Raum vor der Alten Nationalgalerie.

Wonderful new article.

„Normativität wirklich infrage stellen“. First ever article in the Queer German press. this month in Siegessaeule

Haifa Lecture @ LGBTQ Community house.

הקשת הטרנסג’נדרית חוזרת למפגש מיוחד.
ישי גרבז, אמנית טרנסג’נדרית ישראלית החיה בברלין, נמצאת בביקור קצר בארץ ותגיע לשתף אותנו באומנות שלה וגם בסיפור שלה.
ישי הציגה ופעלה ברחבי העולם, הוציאה 2 ספרים
ולאחרונה נכנסה לרשימת 400 האמניות החשובות ב500 השנה האחרונות.

self portait island near NLL

Passport with the correct gender.

Fighting UK home office Transphobia and the Israeli goverment Transphobia. as well as getting a valid id.

Yumi Song & Yishay Garbasz

Yumi Song & Yishay Garbasz taking part in the exhibition “Oriental Discourse” Tokyo.

Yumi Song & Yishay Garbasz art work in exhibition. This exhibition examines where the appeal of East Asian women’s expressions come from. Orientalism is a perspective or thought that has a preference for the East or a longing for the Eastern world. The gaze is directed from the West. However, not only the West, but also the Eastern gaze with Western thinking may be included in discussion of the gaze. These gazes are not equal to each other, but look unilaterally into the mysterious