Creative Associate at MPavilion
Natalie King is the creative associate at MPavilion; senior research fellow at Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne; and chief curator of a new biennial program of temporary artworks in Melbourne’s public realm. For MPavilion’s inaugural season, she curated both the One Night Stand series of interventions and the marathon-conversation finale, MRelay. She has curated exhibitions for numerous museums including the Singapore Art Museum; the National Museum of Art, Osaka; Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography; and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.
Natalie is co-editor—with Larissa Hjorth and Mami Kataoka—of the anthology Art in the Asia Pacific: Intimate publics, published by Routledge (2014); she is also editor and curator of Up Close: Carol Jerrems with Larry Clark, Nan Goldin and William Yang, Heide Museum of Modern Art. She has conducted interviews with Ai Weiwei, Joseph Kosuth, Massimiliano Gioni, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Tacita Dean, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Bill Henson, Jitish Kallat, Hou Hanru, Raqs Media Collective and Cai Guo-Qiang, among many others. She was co-curator with Djon Mundine of TarraWarra Biennial: Whisper in My Mask (2014) and the 13th International Photo Festival at the Dong Gang Museum of Photography, Korea.