Isabel Lewis

Isabel Lewis Artist

Isabel Lewis (b.1981, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) lives and works in Berlin. 

Trained in literary criticism, dance, and philosophy, Lewis is active in the fields of theater, music, visual arts, and dance where her work takes on different formats, from lecture-performances and workshops to listening sessions, parties (Bodysnatch), gardens, and what Lewis dubs “hosted occasions.” Her live art works have been presented contexts of contemporary art, music, dance, and theater by Kunsthalle Zürich (2020), Sharjah Biennial (2019), Roskilde Festival (2019), Berliner Festspiele-Gropius Bau (2018), Tate Modern (2017), Steirischer Herbst (2017), Ming Contemporary Art Museum Shanghai (2016), and Tanz Im August (2015), among others.

Image credits: Lourdes Cabrera