Los-Angeles based artist and psychic Asher Hartman leads an exhibition tour based on psychometry, the art of channeling extrasensory perception to read the histories, energies and associations attached to objects.
Asher Hartman lives and works in Los Angeles. He graduated in theater at UCLA and in studio art at CalArts and has developed a visual theater practice that blends intuition with research, writing and directing. For the past eight years, as part of a psychic duo with Haruko Tanaka in Krystal Krunch, Asher has worked has an educator teaching people to develop their intuition. Since 2011, he has held his individual practice of psychic reading. As an artist, Asher Hartman was recently commissioned by the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art to develop and perform a new piece in their Bing Theater in 2016, The Silver, The Black, and The Wicked Dance. Other notable performances include: Mr. Akita, Tang Museum, Saratoga (2015); Purple Electric Play!, Machine Project, Los Angeles (2014); Glass Bang, Machine Project/Pacific Standard Time Presents, Los Angeles; The Florida Room, Cannonball, Miami (both 2013), as well as exhibitions and performances at the Hammer Museum (Los Angeles), Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Walker Art Center (Minneapolis), Miller Gallery, Carnegie Mellon (Pittsburgh), and the Hayward Gallery (London). He will be in London doing individual readings from September 19-24th. Individual bookings for a psychic reading can be made here.
No booking is required for this event at Gasworks.