Tina Tonagel, born in 1973, studied art and music as a teacher in Bielefeld and media art at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne.
Tina Tonagel works with sound, various projection techniques and electromechanical devices, which she uses for interventions in space. Through her work she sharpens the image and perception of the spectator for spatial peculiarities and seemingly everyday things. The poetry of precise elaborated aesthetic and understandable mechanic makes her work a fascinating experience.
Tina Tonagel has received numerous scholarships and prizes and her work was shown in various exhibition and festivals.
For many years, she has been giving workshops for all ages, in which she teaches the basics of electronics and combines them with artistic forms of expression.