Johannes von Dassel is a writer and performance artist. He studied fine art in the fields of performance, video, painting and free writing in Braunschweig and Istanbul. With his texts, he has regular appearances and scenic readings in galleries and art spaces. In 2016 he wrote and directed Laufsteak_In * at the Studio Я of the Maxim Gorki Theater Berlin. In the same year he was honored for his novel manuscript Homo Ego Holy K with the scholarship author workshop Prose 2016 of the Literary Colloquium Berlin. He also works as a freelance assistant director, writing prose and drama.