Janne Nora Kummer

Janne Nora Kummer is a director, and a performance and multimedia artist. She studied stage and costume design, video and media art at the Academy of Art Berlin Weißensee and the University of the Arts Berlin. She continued studying directing at the University of Performing Arts Ernst Busch Berlin and went on exchange to study dance and choreography at the DDSKS Copenhagen. In her work, she entangles different types of media with performance art and explores the consequences of the usage of technical devices and the internet on the individual and society. Her works have been shown at Maxim Gorki Theater, Ballhaus Ost, Sophiensäle, the Berlin State Opera and the Thalia Theater Hamburg. She is a research fellow in the Digitalisation Programm of the DCP Berlin, where she will be researching the perception of (female) bodies in the age of digitalisation. She is a member of virtuellestheater and since 2017 chairperson of the executive board of virtuellestheater e.V.