Biography Lydia Lunch (USA)

Lydia Lunch is an artist of international fame who continues to explore new artistic domains throughout her career. Domains she has covered include music, books, theatre, film, video, photography, and poetry. With each of her projects, Lunch earns praise for her daring innovation. It all started in New York, with the groundbreaking ‘No Wave’ band Teenage Jesus and the Jerks. After that, Lydia Lunch engaged in a number of extraordinary musical projects in collaboration with artists such as Nick Cave and the Birthday Party, Einsturzende Neubauten, Sonic Youth, and Jim ‘Foetus’ Thirwell. In the literary field, she produced a number of books, which include her ‘memoirs’, Paradoxia, A Predator’s Diary, which were translated into five languages.