Nora Gomringer was born in 1980. Her background is in page-related poetry and spoken word, her present is the vast variety of poetry and recitation. For her work, she has received numerous bursaries and awards. Recently, she and the musician Philipp Scholz received the renowned Villa Kowagama Residency bursary in Kyoto for the autumn of 2016. In 2015 she was awarded the prestigeous German literary award, the Ingeborg Bachmann prize. Since 2010 she has worked as the director of the International Artist Residency Künstlerhaus Villa Concordia in Bamberg, Germany.
Film © Michael Wende
Nora Gomringer and Philipp Scholz
Photo: (c) Judith Kinitz