Summoning Voices: A conversation with Victoria Martinez

A conversation with Victoria Martinez that took place during the Summoning voices - A radio symposium on feminist world making July 8-9.23 in Goethe Institut Rotterdam and at In the conversation you can hear Victoria talking about her artistic practice and her sonic work The ghosts of Salome and the importance of retelling myths.

Victoria Martínez is a Mexican visual artist based in Berlin. Her work involves storytelling of political realities and fictional possibilities through abstraction and poetry. Her practice is influenced by counter-colonial ways of seeing and a non-disciplinary approach to artistic mediums, switching between video, sound and paper within live situations. She has a background in philosophy and is currently part of Lens Based New Media Class at UdK Berlin.

Summoning voices - A radio symposium on feminist world making

Words make language, language makes stories, and stories make worlds

Radio Echo is summoning a diversity of voices of storytellers, artists, radio makers, community builders, researchers and activists during a two day radio symposium, online at our radio platform and physically at the Goethe Institut Rotterdam. Through a series of conversations, dj sets and vocal experimentations that weave a multilayered broadcast that touches upon methods to reimagine the realities that define our lives. With it we challenge normative understandings of being together and compose a web of solidarity amongst our communities. We aim to provide a space where many disciplines can intersect, nurture each other and find a channel to influence the world with a touch of our magic.