Founded in 2004 in Bochum, kainkollektiv is an international artist's collective, creating collaborations between installations, theatre and performances.The kainkollektiv is composed of five artist: Dramaturge Kirsten Möller, conducts the productions since 2013. Musican and performer Rasmus Nordholt-Frieling is part of the kainkollektiv since 2012. Other members are: Author, dramaturge, theoretician and director Fabian Lettow; Musican, dramaturge and director Mirjam Schmuck; and director, production manager and dramaturge Mina Novakova. kainkollektiv collaborates with different international artists, their focus being contemporary art and an on-going closer examination of their own artistic practice. For the last few years kainkollektiv develop, stage, and research their own texts and scenes, producing national and international performances, installationes, exhibitions and theater productions. Since 2012 the group is supported by the 'Ministeriums für Familie, Kinder, Jugend Kultur und Sport' of Rhineland-Palatinate and by the fund 'Darstellende Künste e.V.'.