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

Elin is a costume design master’s graduate of University of 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