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Ernst Fischer 

Ernst Fischer is a German-born performance artist whose practice explores gender identities and notions of the Uncanny extending beyond the staging of subversive acts to the construction and investigation of temporary and fluid communities 

Ernst wrote his PhD thesis on “the queer space of living-room theatre and domestic performance at Roehampton University London (2004) where he was until 2017 employed as Creative Research Fellow He is a member of DARC (Documentation Action Research Collective) as well as artistic director of LEIBNIZ performance company and of D:NA (Dust: Narratives & Artefacts) a domestic performance space and archive originally based in South London but now – since his move in 2017 – relocated to his new home and gallery in Folkestone