Stephanie Ballantine Is an interdisciplinary artist working with photography, performance, video and design. Her field of interest includes areas such as: techno-capitalism, commoditized sexuality, political identity, and agency. In her work she embodies the roles of ‘The Alchemist’, ‘The Mystic’, ‘The Hysteric’ and ‘The Researcher’ within structures of absurd, gaming, magical actionism, and as therapeutic remedies that run ‘alongside’ alienating structures. Recent exhibitions and performances include ‘Bitter’ Group exhibition Pudderraum, Berlin, 2015, ‘Viagina’ gegankino, as part of Leipzig film festival, Leipzig 2015, ‘A Moon Voyage’ at Haspel Art Centre Sofia 2014, ‘A Symposium’ at KW Institute for Contemporary Art Berlin 2014, ‘Queer today is Not Tomorrow’ at NGBK Berlin 2014, ‘Manisensations’ at Leap Gallery Berlin 2012, ‘Accidental Sculpture’ at The Henry Moore Institute Leeds 2009, ‘Peripheral’ at Tate Liverpool 2008.