This telematic performance is a continuation of Ximena Alarcón's work Suelo Fértil in May 2016, an immersive experience exchanging dreams and sounds derived from migration and fertility metaphors. This new performance brings together 5 women in England, France and Mexico in a live online improvisation with Radio Centro de Cultura Digital.
Suelo Fértil originated as a performance project commissioned by Arte en Tránsito UNESCO, Mexico, May 2016. Now, Suelo Fértil continues as a remote creative sound collective of migrant women.
The performance will be live streamed on Radio Centro de Cultura Digital (CCD Radio), August 17, 4pm (Mexico time) 10pm (London time)
Presentation: Cinthya García Leyva and Ana Cecilia Medina (lleom)
Production: Eric Flores (CCD Radio)
Performers: Ximena Alarcón, Miho Hagino, Yazmin Kuymizakis, Ana Cecilia Medina, María Ponce.
Within the project PoéticaSonora - México 2016, and in collaboration with Radio Centro de Cultura Digital, the laboratory of extended literatures and other materialities (lleom) team members will have a talk with the Colombian artist Ximena Alarcón, whose telematic performances explore the migratory experience based on the poetics and practice of deep listening. In addition to the talk, a radiophonic performance shall be transmitted, with the participation of Ximena Alarcón in London, María Ponce in Reading, Yasmin Kuymizakis in France and Miho Hagino and Ana Cecilia Medina in Mexico City.
Organised by the laboratory of extended literatures and other materialities - lleom