230717_EO_Zwergalgarten_AA-71 - Opening Sommerakademie 2023

Lynn Mayya, Pope Sangreta

Criss-Cross #1
22. 7. 24, 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.

The Criss-Cross music programme by artist Zosia Holubowska consists of live acts and music sets that combine experimental and electronic club music. Invited musicians and DJs celebrate trans-local communities and connections. Each event follows a no-headlining rule, so different scenes and initiatives from Eastern and Central Europe meet equally over the summer. Feminine with queer with non-binary with trans sounds and moves connect in Salzburg.

Stadtgalerie Zwergelgarten
22. 7. 24, 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Lynn Mayya

Lynn Mayya, a visionary Syrian-born multimedia artist based in Linz, Austria, blends art, technology, and politics in her time-based interactive media. Starting as a bassist in Syria's first female rock band, she now performs as a Techno DJ and electronic producer, known for her groovy techno sounds with a dark-psy twist. Lynn's work, showcased in international festivals, creates immersive experiences that challenge perceptions and provoke thought on societal issues.

Lynn Mayya's music style is characterized by raw, playful synths and a fusion of groovy, darkly energetic sounds that captivate and move audiences. Her performances are a dynamic blend of analog and digital instruments, creating a unique and immersive auditory experience.

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lynnmayya/

Pope Sangreta

Pope Sangreta aka Chin Tsao is a visual artist, tomboy worrier, musician and performer. Their performance addresses precarious circumstances fueled by economic threats, blatant racism, and oppressive powers. They combine distorted and twisted compositions with elements reminiscent of the occult. Part of most of the pieces is the use of voice, ranging from harsh rap, and screams to passages of operatic singing.