Bitsy Knox is a poet, performer, and radio host based in Berlin, Germany.
In recent years, Bitsy has performed or presented work at Stadium (Berlin), Ashley (Berlin), Efremidis (Berlin), Hopscotch Reading Room (Berlin), KW Institute for Contemporary Art (Berlin), Project Space Festival (Berlin), Kölnischer Kunstverein (Cologne), Peach (Rotterdam), Tent (Rotterdam), Exile Gallery (Vienna), Une Une Une (Perpignan), Native (Perpignan), Organhaus Art Centre (Chongqing), Galerie Catherine Bastide (Brussels), MACBA (Barcelona), W139 (Amsterdam), and Komplot (Brussels). Her writing has appeared in publications by TABLOID Press, Pure Fyction, Arts of the Working Class, Undecimals, and A Prior Magazine, among other places.
Bitsy hosts the monthly radio show Something Like on Cashmere Radio (Berlin) and 96.5 CHFR Hornby Island Community Radio, and has appeared as a guest or guest host on Berlin Community Radio, Cashmere Radio, and WFMU. She has collaborated on music with Roger 3000 since 2016, currently released on Tundra Records. She is also Artforum International’s representative for Germany and Poland. From 2011–12, Bitsy made music with the Rotterdam-based experimental noise band, Zonderpit. From 2012–2015 she was a founding member of the Brussels-based curatorial collective, The Ister. Bitsy holds a BFA(H) from Queen’s University, and a MFA from Piet Zwart Institute. In 2020, she gave guest lectures at Kunsthochschule Weißensee, Berlin, and Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax.
Bitsy was born in Vancouver, the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. She lives and works in Berlin.