Luisa Muhr

Luisa Muhr is a multi-lingual, multi- and interdisciplinary performer, improvisor, director, installation artist, sound artist, and theater maker, originally from Vienna (Austria), lives and works in New York, and is at home in the experimental/avant-garde. As a performer she specializes in performance, movement, vocal, installation, and theater arts. Luisa is also an educator, writer/lyricist, the creator and curator of New York’s leading interdisciplinary womxn and non-binary artists performance series Women Between Arts at The New School, and the co- founder of the performing arts company FENGARI Works. Luisa’s primary focus is working with musicians in a theatrical, ritualesque setting, exploring the relationship between sonic and physical movement in space. 

She was a Music Artist in Residence at Pioneer Works in New York in April 2019 and at the Pocantico Center of the Rockefeller Estate with six-times- Grammy-winning composer Arturo O’Farrill in June 2019. 

Luisa has collaborated with artists such as Kenneth Goldsmith, Shelley Hirsch, Frank London, Arturo O’Farrill, Jenny Romaine, Peter Schumann, Sxip Shirey, John Zorn, and through Constellation Chor with Claire Chase, Ashley Fure and Sarah Hennies.