Katharina Merten studied concept and media art in Leipzig as well as Vienna. She has realized a dizzying array of projects and flavorful collaborations with a host of interdisciplinary artists. Defying traditional form or description, her work is experienced in a range of settings from the art and literature houses to the theater and club scene. Merten's audio/visual pieces have been seen and heard at: Artists Unlimited Bielefeld, ASPN Leipzig, Doklounge Dokfest Kassel, Hessischer Literaturverein im Mousonturm Frankfurt, Institut für Zukunft Leipzig, International Women's Film Festival Dortmund/Cologne, Kunstverein Tiergarten Berlin, Nachtdigital, Schauspiel Leipzig and Skulptur Projekte Münster.
Katharina Merten is a permanent member of the ensemble of Schauspiel Leipzig as a video artist since 2015. She currently hangs her hat in Leipzig.