Jess Martin

Jess Martin

Jess Martin is a poet, critic, and interdisciplinary artist whose work is informed by their collaboration with artists across a variety of disciplines including dance, photography and sound art. Their recent work is investigating improvised ekphrastic poetry in performance contexts.
Jess is interested in experimental performance, sharing experiences of queerness and disability, and making work in regional contexts. They have experience facilitating creative projects and workshops as a poet, performer and textile artist. As a reviewer, their work has appeared in Witness Performance, The Adelaide Review, and Fest Magazine among others. Jess was 2020 Writer in Residence at The Mill.