Stadt, Land:

Stuttgart, Deutschland

GmbH (Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung / limited liability company) is a temporary joint venture run by Weiny Fitui and Marco Trotta

Marco Trotta, born 1978 in New York, is co-founder, managing director and spokesman of the cultural intermediate-use project contain’t from Stuttgart, and co-founder of „GmbH“. As organiser of various venues, he arranges music festivals, concerts, lectures, panel discussions, parties, film screenings and performances. He was active as a caterer for several years. Previously, together with Fides Schopp, he designed the program for the project space „2ndTake“ and was spokesperson for the „Bauzug 3YG“ studio group, better known as the „Waggons Stuttgart“. He was also editor and moderator at „Freies Radio for Stuttgart“, co-initiator of the online radio project ZIP-FM and was involved in the „Netzwerk für Demokratie and Courage Baden-Württemberg“ as part of projects in school classrooms against racism, and for a pluralistic, cosmopolitan society.

Weiny Fitui, born 1980 in Eritrea, has lived in Germany since 1983. Fitui is a freelance artist, works at the Postareal in Stuttgart Nord, and is co-founder of „GmbH“. She has worked for several years at „Bauzug 3YG“ studio group, better known as the „Waggons Stuttgart“ and, there, has organised a number of concerts and festivals. Fitui also designs and conducts artistic youth and children’s workshops for municipal institutions and social institutions. In addition to her work in art education, Fitui is involved in numerous artist groups and associations as a cultural worker. She co-founded the projects Jacob17, and contain’t, venues for concerts, performances and exhibitions. In her own work as an artist, Fitui creates assemblages with an assortment of materials such as textile and light.