The German scenographer and artist Ariane Trümper (1984) studied fashion design in Berlin and worked for several years as film professional in Germany and France. In 2014 she graduated Cum Laude with a MA Scenography at the Frank Mohr Institute (FMI) in Groningen. During her study she started working with technology, such as camera’s and interactive performance programs and visited additional courses of the IME Master program (Interactive Media and Environments). Ariane is living and working from Rotterdam as an independent artist and scenographer in Germany and the Netherlands.
Ariane’s work is situated on the intersection between fine arts and performance design, researching perceptive and performative processes filtered through our bodies and technology. She received grants from i.e. the CBK Rotterdam for her research on the experience of space through sound, is part of the German performance collectives Monster Control District and the Dutch research group Platform-Scenography. Ariane is regularly tutoring, i.e. at the HKU Utrecht (MA Scenography), as well as the University Hildesheim. 2019/20 she was Fellow at the Academy for Theatre and Digitality in Dortmund and became a Pre-PhD candidate at the HKU Utrecht. She creates artistic installations, performances and media works.