The Argentinian and German artists Federico & Wenzel Vöcks de Schwindt have shared a partnership that extends from their private life to their artistic collaborations since 2014.

Their joint works under the label Vöcks de Schwindt range from documentary and performative works to multilingual drama productions and music theatre. They are currently exploring questions of migrant identities, queer heritage, male tenderness and the performativity of objects.

With On the first night we looked at maps Vöcks de Schwindt were selected in 2020 for the newcomers‘ platform of the Performing Arts Festival Berlin (Germany). Furthermore they were invited to perform the piece at festivals and theatres such as the Furore Festival in Ludwigsburg (Germany), the TD Berlin, the WUK Theater Quartier in Halle/Saale (Germany) and the Altofest in Naples (Italy).

Photos: Delfina Carmona