Hannah Dougherty starts with drawings and collage and, using carpentry and found objects, creates site-specific and installational works. She collaborates with choreographers, performance artists, and musicians to create scenography for performance-oriented spaces. Dougherty was born in Philadelphia, PA (USA). She received her BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, USA and an MA from the Royal College of Art in London, England. She lives and works in Berlin since 2002.