Our questionnaire

Urban discovery with: FAM_

"Hanging out together in a different way"

FAM_ is an anarcho-feminist DJ and curator collective. They tell us about their best cultural experience and what they love about the Ruhr region.




djs + curators


How would you describe yourself and your work to an alien?

We do events, parties and karaoke nights.

What is your drive to create art?

Hanging out together in a different way.

What do you love most in the Ruhr area in general?


Three places in the Ruhr that you definitely show visitors:

"Eis Casal" in Essen, "Eiscafé Simonetti" in Witten and "Eis Angelo Losego" in Dortmund.

What makes the art and culture scene here so special?

It is not oversaturated.

Where/when did you have your best cultural experience?

2018 in Witten at the festival "Acting in Concert".

Where do you like to eat & drink?

"Annam's Tamilfood" in Dortmund.

The best parties are at...

... the living room.

If the Ruhr area were a song, this is what it would sound like:

What is your next project?

Launching the next merch collection.