Alice Kitsune

Alice Kitsune, young switchy rigger based in Rome, discovered ropes by accident in October 2014, when she was randomly seated next to Red Lily, attending a sexology conference, and then going out for pizza together right away. The next day she got suspended for her first time, the day after that she started tying and [...]

By | 2019-07-04T09:48:16+00:00 September 6th, 2018|performers, Performers 2018, Riggers|Comments Off on Alice Kitsune

Andrea Ropes

Andrea Ropes is an Italian professional rigger Bologna-based with more than ten years of experience in Japanese bondage. He travels a lot through Italy, Europe and Japan to learn new techniques, do shows and teach. Fascinated by bondage aesthetic as a form of art, he started as an autodidact, then took lessons from Kanna Nawashi, Haruki [...]

By | 2018-09-09T14:34:38+00:00 September 5th, 2018|performers, Performers 2018, Riggers|Comments Off on Andrea Ropes


Clementine is an Italian nude and erotic model, a professional rope model and a self-suspension performer. She discovered her love for Shibari three years ago in Rome, starting her walk through this world with MaestroBD. At the beginning she was just interested in Shibari from an artistic and photographic perspective. Then she understood that ropes had the [...]

By | 2018-09-09T15:15:27+00:00 September 3rd, 2018|performers, Performers 2018, Riggers|Comments Off on Clementine

La Quarta Corda

Andrea is the rope artist of La Quarta Corda. He's interested in the most traditional Japanese bondage. He studied in Japan with Akira Naka and Haruki Yukimura. La Quarta Corda's style is based on communicating through ropes. His ropes create a connection of empathy and an energetic exchange with the partner, a very intense Kinbaku focused on controlling [...]

By | 2018-09-09T15:38:35+00:00 August 26th, 2018|performers, Performers 2018, Riggers|Comments Off on La Quarta Corda

Red Lily

Red ropes that build love connections: this is Red Lily's bondage. Red Lily is a performer and Shibari teacher. She started her path towards becoming a rigger many years ago, at first as an apprentice, then as MaestroBD's assistant. She continued the study of Shibari with different teachers all around the world, following courses of [...]

By | 2018-09-07T22:37:09+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|performers, Performers 2018, Riggers|Comments Off on Red Lily


Sarca is a polyhedric autodidact artist. As a rigger, he feels like a sculptor: the model is both his muse and his sculpture. Aesthetics, choreography and scenic impact are the main points of  his own personal style. That's why photography is very important to him. With the Opera singer Winter, his partner in ropes and life, [...]

By | 2018-09-09T15:38:45+00:00 August 21st, 2018|performers, Performers 2018, Riggers|Comments Off on Sarca


Canitt is a Spanish rigger from Barcelona and he discovered his interest in shibari at the end of 2015. He first approached to western style bondage, as a way to explore an alternative sexuality, when he came through japanese traditional shibari, finding it curious, interesting and teasing. Searching around for more information he met Liricaa Lamat, who [...]

By | 2017-08-17T17:43:37+00:00 July 25th, 2017|performers, Riggers|Comments Off on Canitt

Felix Ruckert

He discovered Japanese Rope Bondage in 1999 and he studied with some of the most renowned japanese and western masters. Amongst his first teachers were Matthias T.J. Grimme, Midori, Shadow, Bruce Esinem and Osada Steve. When he opened schwelle7 in 2007 it quickly became an important hub for the international Shibari Community. For nine years [...]

By | 2017-08-17T17:43:55+00:00 July 23rd, 2017|performers, Riggers|Comments Off on Felix Ruckert

Fred Rx Barbee

Fred's relationship with rope has taken many forms and has been ever present in his life. From scouts, to rigging, to rock climbing and now rope bondage. He began tying in 2011, with american and eastern influences, to enhance his bdsm scenes. His passion for rope itself exceed his knowledge and he began to travel [...]

By | 2017-08-17T17:44:15+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|performers, Riggers|Comments Off on Fred Rx Barbee


Hedwig is a queer feminist, poly, switchy femme, born, raised and currently residing in Sweden. She picked up rope after having moved to London and exploring the rope scene there. Hedwig is passionate about communication, rope bondage, safer sex and consent culture, about redressing notions of power, physical sensations, vulnerability, dominance and submission, gender and [...]

By | 2017-08-17T17:44:21+00:00 July 21st, 2017|performers, Riggers|Comments Off on Hedwig