Shahar was born in 1988 in Lod, Israel. He danced in Batsheva Ensemble from 2006-2008 and in Batsheva Dance Company from 2008-2013. Today, as an independent dancer and artist, Shachar creates artworks and dance works, shown in theatres and galleries all over the world. He is also a Gaga instructor, an assistant to Ohad Naharin, and teaches his works abroad. In 2013, along with Prof. Eitan Gros of the Weizmann institute, he founded the research group “Tnuda” that is composed of dancers, choreographers and scientists working together at the Weizmann Institute.