Esther Severi is specialised in art and theatre studies. As a dramaturg she cooperated on the productions 'Ibsen3' (2009) and 'De fantasten' (2010) from theatre company De Tijd and 'Inferno' (2010) from De Parade. She also works freelance as an editor, for deSingel and De Tijd, and as theatre critic. In 2010 she was a member of Corpus Kunstkritiek, an initiative from the Flemish Theatre Institute, and published in Rekto:verso. In Bains: Connective she shares a residency with Varinia Canto Vila.