Lisa Rykena was born in 1989 in Jever. She lives in Hamburg. Lisa studied classical and contemporary dance at the University of music and performing arts Frankfurt/Main. She is working as a freelance dancer, performer and singer. Lisa performed in pieces of William Forsythe, Marina Abramovic and Allora & Calzadilla. The main focus in her own artistic work is the transformation to hybrid identities, the interaction between voice and body and the strategies and manipulations of the singer’s body (genre pop and opera) Lisa is a member of numerous art collectives in Hamburg and co -founder of Intervisions (interdisciplinary series of performances 2017-2020) in Hamburg.