Niki Matita


Main focus: Radio, Community Media

Website/blog: http://www.facebook.com/nikimatita

Languages: German, English

City: Berlin

Country: Germany

Topics: club scene, music journalism, culture journalism, radio journalism, cultural studies, childlessness, child-free, precarious labour, music industry, free radio, radio host, radio producer, creative industries, art, music & media, radio, community media, music, artistic practice, berlin, artistic research, community radio, amarc, pi radio, single parenthood

Bio:

Niki Matita is a DJ, cultural researcher, musician, radio and media producer, editor, journalist - and an activist for a free community radio in Berlin. She co-ordinates Berlin-based free community radio Pi Radio and is board member of AMARC Europe. She has been working with interdisciplinary projects and is a founding member of Kunstverein Buscha 11 e.V. in rural Thuringia. She has organized and participated in numerous international projects, festivals, residences, conferences and events that e.g. refer to music, circus, radio, gender, art, sustainability and politics. Her activities focus on interdisciplinary work and networking and cross-cultural dialogue that addresses the social, historical, political and artistic aspects of contemporary culture.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

Freie Radios – Mehr als alte, weiße Männer!?

Diskussion unterschiedlichen Positionen innerhalb der Community Medien einen Blick auf Inklusionspraxen, Geschlechtergerechtigkeit, Generationen und Kommunikation mit Jaqueline Gam (Stadtradio, Orange 94.0), Christian Jungwirth (Okto TV), Niki Matita (AMARC) und Marlies Pratter (Radio Helsinki).