Martyna Poznańska is a cross-disciplinary artist based in Berlin. Her artistic research focuses on listening and hearing as a transformative act within the urban sonic environment. Through her installations and live performances she investigates the transience of the affect between different modes of perception, where the listener’s experience becomes the focal point. Her practice involves field recording, writing, video and photography.
Martyna has exhibited at the Akademie der Künste Berlin (DE), Spor Festival (DK),Deutsche Oper Berlin (DE),. The Place, London (UK), Cafe OTO, London (UK), she worked with Hans Peter Kuhn ( Installation - Übergang), and Peter Cusack among others.
In 2013 she was the recipient of a grant from the Polish Ministry of Culture for the project Listening East. She has studied Spanish literature and linguistics at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow (PL), voice at the Laboratory of Olga Szwajgier (PL) and Sound Art at The University of the Arts London. In 2016 she obtained the MA degree from Sound Studies at the Universität der Künste Berlin.
Martyna Poznanska / © vimeo.com, Martyna Poznanska at Cafe Oto © Dimitri Djuric