Katharina Bévand (Germany/Canary Islands) is a sound artist / interdisciplinary artist and musician, currently based in Berlin. She has completed a Master in Sound Studies from the University of Arts in Berlin. Previously she studied Fine Arts at Universities in Spain, South Korea and Brazil. In her artistic practice she works with and researches the acoustic qualities of special architectural sites, sound objects and field recordings and has special interest in embodiment, voice, gestures and traditional or classical music of Central Asia/Middle East. Her artistic work received an honorary mention from the Sonotopia-Bonn Hoeren European contest for sound art in 2017, and amongst other venues, she has been invited to perform at the Pergamon Museum of Islamic Art in Berlin.