Katharina Haverich is a performance artist who lives and works in Berlin. She studied Acting at the European Film Actor School EFAS in Zurich, Theatre and Professional Practice at Coventry University in Coventry, England, and Theater Studies at Freie Universität in Berlin. She worked at Thalia Theater and Kampnagel in Hamburg as well as for The Wooster Group in New York. During three years of freelance work at Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin she assisted Silke Bake, Tania Bruguera, Nevin Aladag, Okwui Enwezor, Omer Fast and Züli Aladag.
Katharina Haverich has been collaborating with the Argentinian artists Emilio García Wehbi and Maricel Álvarez, !KF – Institute for Artistic Research, choreographer Martin Nachbar, Zentrum für Politische Schönheit and art label internil. Her live art works show moments of violent, continuous metamorphoses and examine physical identity and emotional devastation.