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Art and Extractivism Reading Group

Text: Mel Y. Chen “Animacies: Biopolitics, Racial Mattering and Queer Affect”
Monday 23 May 2022: Gerichtstraße 45 Berlin, Germany

Location Sound Equipment List

Equipment Daily Rent Sound Devices MixPre-6 II Portable, Six-Track Audio Recorder with Timecode 45€ Sound Devices 702T Portable, Two-Track Audio Recorder with Timecode 30€ Sony PCM-D50 Portable Digital Audio Recorder 20€ Schoeps CMC 641 Supercardioid Shotgun Microphone 30€ Sennheiser MKH-416 Hypercardioid Shotgun Microphone 15€ Electrovoice RE-20 Cardioid Dynamic Microphone 15€ Tentacle Sync Time Code Generator…

Sound Design

Hyenaz are Adrienne Teicher and Kathryn Fischer, who have an extensive background in booming, location sound and sound design. As both writers and performers, and with experience behind and in front of the camera, Fischer and Teicher are particularly suited to projects and subjects where sensitivity and artfulness are desired. As sound designers they bring…


Perimeter will be featured at the exhibition Come Alive at Het Nieuwe Muntgebouw in Utrecht from June 3 – July 31 2022. COME ALIVE, is an Art exhibition shares love without a reason. The exhibition/festival offers 45 artists the space to share how their personal experiences and life choices let love without reason and the life force flow, collectively.

Queer Talks w. Nóra Ugron

Queer Talks: HYENAZ and Nóra Ugron on art, extractivism and continuity from a queer, decolonial and posthuman perspective. The talks were part of the complementary programme of the exhibition “Feel ~ Drift ~ Sing” in Triumf Amiria.


25-26 May, 2022: Berlin

Automine asks: what are bodies worth in the digital age? And answers this question through a performance of the performance through which bodies create value, for themselves, but most likely for others….


With funding from Fonds Darstellende Künste, we are researching “extraction” as metasignifier—we include the extraction of (creative) labour from (precarious) bodies; minerals, gas and water from the ground; sounds, words and images from sentient beings; the consensual extraction of digital content, and the “mining of the exotic” from our very identities….

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Artist talk at Pangea-Haus and Ex Situ Documentary Premiere

4 May 2022: Pangea-Haus, Berlin

Hyenaz will present audio visual works and short performances as they discuss their ongoing“Foreign Bodies project. Hyenaz will also premiere the short documentary about their collaboration Ex Situ with the Gambian singer Yusuph Suso. Ex Situ explores how human beings exist in past, current, and future homeland(s) through an interactive web app and algorithmic musical programming to integrate the voices of the audience into an evolving sonic artwork….