Instinct

INSTINCT is a film that germinated in 2013 and was finally completed in 2019, a collaborative project between Mad Kate, Adrienne Teicher, Marit Ostberg, Ester Martin Bergsmark and Jasco Viefhues. INSTINCT is about the queer imaginary; a queer love/crusing story where possibilities emerge for imagining our own bodies differently, sharing bodies, and exploring bodies that…

Peaches: Don Quichotte

HYENAZ choreographed a group of ten contemporary dancers for PEACHES’ Aus Dem Hinterhalt: Don Quichotte The ensemble CLUSTERFUCK is: Adrienne Teicher, Mad Kate, Federica Dauri, Jao Moon, TRAUKO, Barbara Panther, Ginger Synne, Lori Baldwin, Bishop Black, Martini Cherry Furter Photos by Claudia Brijbag (1) and Deutsche Oper (2)

Knowbody

Against societal trends to dismiss the body in favour of automation, AI, and digital existence, KNOWBODY investigates the presence and absence of the body and the knowledge contained therein. The investigation is done through the performance of the body and the presence of the body in performance. “A performance” asks that bodies are present; as…

W(a)rmholes

Five queer Berliners of different generations and backgrounds take the audience on a performative journey through Berlin’s queer history between Pankow and Schöneberg, Friedrichshain and Kreuzberg, Mahlsdorf and Charlottenburg. In search for the intersections of queer identities in a collective consciousness, they liquefy time, space, body and gender and connect with ancestors and future generations.…

Clastic

Clastic by HYENAZClastic by HYENAZ Streaming: Spotify / Youtube It is in mountains that the deep history of the world reveals itself, and it is in the play of sediments that the consciousness of minerals reveals itself. This consciousness mirrors in some ways the parasympathetic nervous system of human life, with its long neural pathways…

Critical Magic 비평적 마술

Critical Magic 비평 적 마술 is a mixed reality immersive performance based in physical contact, somatic labor, sound and movement to break physical and mental isolation and to spark discourse that is both critical and utopian. Between 8 June 2016 – and 5 July 2018, the complete score was performed in its entirety 28 times…

Spectral Rite

Created by Sylbee Kim, HYENAZ and Nico Pelzer. Presented at MULTI-ARTS PROJECT II Annyeong! Hello! Site-specific procession at National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul: August 27, 31, 2014. Through the aural and visual act of the procession, Spectral Rite explores the architectural condition and the institutional environment of MMCA Seoul. Berlin-based performance duo…

Hyenaz

In their 2013 self titled debut HYENAZ imagined themselves as transgender hyena-humanoids, scavenging on the edges of apocalypse, building bodies and identities from civilization’s detritus. HYENAZ are one, defiled and immaculate, their androgynous flesh quivering on the thin edge between the digital and the divine. They believe that all beings and matter are intrinsically connected,…