Luz

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Biography

  • Berlin-based queer femme & non-binary forward collective Room 4 Resistance: Founder, resident DJ & promoter.
    Belgian born and Berlin-based DJ, Luz is the founder of Room 4 Resistance - a queer femme forward collective focused on community-building and creating safer space & visibility for underrepresented artists in dance music. R4R runs parties at ://about blank, curates panels and workshops to promote women, gender queers, non-binaries, trans, black and POC artists - to explore the political dimensions of the dance floor and create bridges between different communities. In addition to their training as a film director, Luz has been deeply involved in the electronic music scene for over a decade, first as a promoter in their native Belgium and later working for different labels and booking agencies in Berlin. Luz has collected records since early childhood and started Dj-ing in 2011 with a particular focus on building narratives through music across genres, such as Detroit techno and electro, UK bass and techno, New Jersey deep house and more. Since then, Luz has played international clubs such as Berghain / Panorama Bar, ://about-blank and Tresor in Berlin, Golden Pudel in Hamburg and La Machine du Moulin Rouge in Paris. Besides running events, panels and workshops, Luz also hosts a monthly Room 4 Resistance radio show alongside Doc Sleep on Rádio Quântica.