Lucia Sommerer is a Berlin-based artist/curator & researcher at the intersection of
social science | technology | art.
She works across installation, sculpture, sound, performance and video. She has a particular interest in experimental and experiential practices, and is a supporter of DIY spaces, DIY science and ecological art.
Through process-based and performative practice, she explores the relationship between traditional academic disciplines and their alienation/pollination in art.
Recent works have focused on hidden power dynamics of offshore financial centres as well as of AI.
She holds an assistant professorship in criminal law at the University of Halle.
She is a member of the interdisciplinary "KollektivimFenster", which develops theater projects between art and science. Together with Dr. Daria Bayer, she hosts the Beyond-Law-Salon series in Berlin, during which topics of law and art are discussed, explored, and performed.
Her current projects include: Rift in the Code of World Society, Cum-Ex Performance, Slime Mold Paragraph Highway.
Deontic Powers, 2020