Jenny Patschovsky is chairwoman and co-founder of the BUZZ, the Federal Association of Contemporary Circus. She studied art history and musicology at the University of Cologne, founded the circus company Atemzug in 2006, and directed Labor Cirque in 2013. Since 2016, she has been researching the intersections of Bauhaus and circus and designing site-specific performances for the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation. She is part of the festival team of the Cologne CircusDanceFestival and published the workbook "Circus in Flux" with Tim Behren at Verlag Theater der Zeit in 2022. Jenny is a member of various cultural policy committees and a staff member of Neuer Zirkus Ruhr.