Maryna Makarenko, based in Berlin since 2011, is a multimedia artist and a performer born in Ukraine. Trained as a visual artist at the Berlin University of the Arts she began expanding her practice towards dance and performance by participating in various performance and dance trainings. Her works takes on many different formats from films, video installations to solo and collective performances and workshops. Her work has been presented at the Videonale.17 Festival in Kunstmuseum Bonn, Luststreifen Film Festival in Basel, Kino Arsenal Berlin, Transmediale Vorspiel, she worked as a performer at the 58.Venice Biennnale in the Ukrainian Pavilion. Her works evolve around topics of body, identity and technologies.