Maria/Rosario Montero is an artist and founder of the Border Agency Art Collective. She holds an MFA from the University of Chile and an MSc in Digital Anthropology from University College London and has exhibited widely in Chile, China, Mexico, Italy, Spain, UK and Venezuela. Her work was part of the selection of contemporary Chilean photographers for 02/CNCA (2010) and C Photo edition, “New Latin Look” curated by Martin Parr (2012). She is currently finishing a PhD in Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths College. Her thesis title is ' Decolonising Photographic Landscapes. A Visual Engagement with Chilean Gardens'
An interview with Morehshin Allahyari
Maria Rosario Montero interviews Morehshin Allahyari on the occasion of the latter's commission 'She Who Sees the Unknown: Ya'Jooj Ma'Jooj' at The Photographers' Gallery Media Wall (2017). Allahyari discusses digital colonialism as a core concept in her work as well as the agency of feminist and activist practices using 3D scanning, 3D printing and storytelling.