Tina Lorenz came of age in the Chaos Computer Club around the turn of the millennium, but then studied theater studies and American literary history in Vienna and Munich. Tina Lorenz was a lecturer for theater history at the Academy for Performing Arts Bavaria, later dramaturge at the Landestheater Oberpfalz and finally consultant for digital communication at the Staatstheater Nürnberg.
Tina Lorenz is a founding member of the hackspaces metalab Vienna and Binary Kitchen Regensburg and sits on the fellowship jury of the Dortmund Academy for Theater and Digitality. Tina Lorenz has been publishing and speaking on the possibilities of a digital theater since 2012.
At the Staatstheater Augsburg, Tina Lorenz has been responsible for the newly created digital theater division since 2020.
In November 2023, Tina Lorenz curated the theme day »AI on the Couch. Surrealist Questions to the Artificial Unconscious«. Tina Lorenz has headed the Hertz-Lab department at the ZKM since 1 January 2024.