​ Certified Shiatsu therapist (ISS Kiental), hospital clown (Tamala Konstanz), studies at Independent Republic of Failure (clown school Ibiza, Eric de Bont), training in teaching music improvisation (MLP by David Darling), ongoing butoh studies with various teachers.

Since she was 16 years old Z. has been and still is closely working with the shaman Ya'Acov Darling Khan who teaches contemporary ritual work through embodiment and dance (School of Movement Medicine UK). Her work with him includes the 2year training "Rituals - The Anatomy of the Sacred" in the UK 2006-2008.

 2020 MA in Contemporary Arts Practices at HKBern, specialized in Performance Art . 

She performs solo with her Side Show, in a band with the drummer Ben Fonda as The Dead Lullabies and with the artist collectives La Sangria Discreta and The Psychedelic Kidnapp Experience