Elin Laut (he/him) is a trans costume artist based in Berlin. His work focuses on performative costume, within the media of video, performance and installation. Exploring identity through a queer lense, his costume pieces occupy the space between sculpture and clothing.

Elin is a costume design master’s graduate of University of the Arts (UdK) Berlin. He is one of the founding members of critical.costume, an initiative for intersectionality in costume and self-empowerment of costume artists.


bi'bak Kunstraum, Berlin
English Theatre, Berlin
Favourites Film Festival, Berlin
Kunstraum Kranzler Amt, Berlin
Maxim Gorki Theater, Berlin
Münchner Kammerspiele, Munich
Napoleon Komplex, Berlin
NEUBAU / Universal Music, Berlin
Radialsystem, Berlin
Scherben Gallery, Berlin
Slippage Magazine, New York
Sonntags Club, Berlin
Vierte Welle Film Festival, Berlin
Villa Stuck, Munich
Volkstheater, Munich

48 Stunden Neukölln, Berlin

Theater der Zeit (article)