Anan Fries is an artist based in Berlin, Basel and Amsterdam. Since a few years they have been researching hybrid aesthetics of fusing digital arts and performing arts. 2021 they premiered their work VIRTUAL WOMBS, which combines VR and live performance, and [POSTHUMAN WOMBS], a VR-experience inside a spatial sound installation. [POSTHUMAN WOMBS] was part of the idfa DocLab Official Selection and nominated for best Immersive Non-Fiction. A standalone version of [POSTHUMAN WOMBS] has been shown in various contexts, DOK Leipzig and GIFF Geneva among them. Currently Anan Fries is researching phygital funeral rituals and interspecies grief. Their new hybrid work RESURRECT IN PEACE will premiere at HAU Berlin.