Rike Zöllner studied costume design and theater studies in Great Britain and France and has been working as a freelancer in the fields of dance, performance and opera throughout Europe since 2012. Past projects with Dimitris Papaioannou, Ben Wright, Alesandra Seutin, Colette Sadler and Tim Etchells, among others. Regular collaborations with the National Dance Company Wales, Eleesha Drennan Dance and Theo Clinkard. In 2019 she received the Honorary Associate title of the Royal Welsh College Of Music And Drama.
Since 2022, Zöllner has been working as a research assistant in the art history department at the HfG Offenbach and is doing her doctorate on costume dramaturgy.