Natelie King - Curator


  • Mini Monographs

    Mini Monographs is a new series dedicated to heralding Australian woman artists and their work, edited by curator and Victorian College of the Arts professor Natalie King…

  • The art of remembrance

    Curator Natalie King and artist Polixeni Papapetrou enjoyed a decades-long friendship that carried them through motherhood, a passion for photography and ultimately…

  • TarraWarra International 2019: Tracing Tangible Shadows

    This haunting voiceover from Hiwa K’s video, Pre-Image (Blind as the Mother Tongue) (2017), follows the artist retracing a journey that he made when he was 25 years old…

  • Meet Natalie King, series editor of the new Mini Monographs

    Natalie King has a gift when it comes to visual culture, creative collaboration and bringing attention to both new and established artists. We spoke to Natalie…

  • A New Monograph Celebrating One Of Australia’s Most Captivating Female Artists

    Mini Monographs celebrate Australia’s most captivating artists, featuring a collection of their most-loved works. ‘This new format is original, timeless and visually resonant…

  • 1:1 Mentoring Sessions with Professor Natalie King

    Mentoring is an important part of the researcher’s journey. Research mentoring offers an opportunity for people to share professional skills and experiences…

  • Mini Monographs Vogue May 2019

    Celebrating Australia’s most illustrious female artists, Mini Monographs is a new series of books with each 96-page volume dedicated to a single artist…

  • Natalie King, a new paradigm of leadership

    Natalie King is a visionary thought leader, curator, writer and cultural producer. With more than two decades of contributing to international visual culture, her approach brings momentum to a new paradigm of creative…

  • From the miracle of motherhood

    Night-time in the nursery is not the place of soft quiet I imagined it would be. It is a surreal place where countless reflective, glitter-inflected eyes watch as you fall in and out of another…

  • Sara Cluggish & Pavel S. Pyś

    On 11 April, 2019 CoVA was pleased to host Sara Cluggish (writer & curator) and Pavel S. Pyś (Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis) while they conducted a Curatorial Masterclass for staff and students.

  • Polixeni Papapetrou | Thames & Hudson Australia & New Zealand

    Polixeni Papapetrou (1960-2018) was born in Melbourne to Greek immigrants.Her childhood experience of feeling like an outsider in a then predominantly…

  • Del Kathryn Barton

    Renowned for her vibrant, highly detailed works, Del Kathryn Barton is an acclaimed artist working across painting, drawing, film, textile and sculpture.

  • Eugenia Lim – The Ambassador

    Eugenia Lim is an Australian artist of Chinese–Singaporean descent who works across video, performance and installation. In her work, Lim transforms herself into invented…

  • CROWNINGS

    Crownings is a creative response to the former Royal Women’s Hospital in Carlton and to the histories of birthing, women’s health and maternal care in the twentieth century …

  • Artworld Talk, Spaces of Interaction: Developing Platforms and Making Communities

    What challenges do local institutions face when it comes to engaging with—and answering to—different community registers, starting with the local and emanating outwards towards a broader, global public?

  • Spaces of Interaction – Art Basel Hong Kong Conversations

    What challenges do local institutions face when it comes to engaging with—and answering to—different community registers, starting with the local and emanating outwards…

  • Vitamin T: Threads and Textiles in Contemporary Art

    A global survey of more than 100 artists, chosen by art-world professionals for their work with threads, stitching, and textiles.

  • King in Enterprise and Creativity

    After interviewing Natalie King, there is one comment she made that I continue to call upon. This phrase comes to me when I feel overwhelmed, and I don’t know where to start…

  • 4th Kochi-Muziris Biennale: Possibilities for a Non-Alienated Life

    ‘Poems are like sentences that have taken their clothes off.’ Marlene Dumas’ poetic and sensual refrain accompanies her figurative watercolours

  • New Photography Award 2019

    Since 2005 the Ballarat International Foto Biennale has been a force in the promotion of Australian and international photography. A two month-long festival event that immerses the historic…

  • 11th Taipei Biennial: ‘creativity and crises’

    Stealthily installed in the basement of the Taipei Fine Arts Museum as part of Post Nature—A Museum as an Ecosystem, the 11th Taipei Biennial co-curated by Mali Wu and Francesco Manacorda…

  • The Best Public Art of 2018

    For the third year running, the art-and-design studio and foundry UAP has compiled a list of the most compelling public artworks…

  • Curating a life

    This year, curator and writer Professor Natalie King was recognised by the Australian Financial Review as part of their 100 Women of Influence awards for her contribution to Arts…

  • 2018 Conference – AAANZ

    RMIT University School of Art will host the 2018 AAANZ conference in December 2018 to open critical dialogue on the histories of art by examining the social contexts of aesthetics and…

  • Vincent Namatjira in Conversation | Ocula

    Vincent Namatjira relishes painting famous people who are humorously redeployed across vivid canvases and depicted in his community in remote Indulkana in South Australia. His powerful…

  • 2018 AICA International Congress Taiwan

    This year’s AICA Congress theme is “Art Criticism in the age of Virtuality and Democracy”, and it addresses key issues concerning the role of art criticism in an age increasingly defined by …

  • The Australian Financial Review 100 Women of Influence 2018

    A leading figure in the Australian #MeToo movement, the founder of a blockchain energy trading start-up and an expert in artificial intelligence and customer experience were among…

  • MTalks Creative collaboration and collectivity in the Asia Pacific region

    Following on from the opening of The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial (Brisbane), join curator Professor Natalie King in conversation with regional luminaries including Elia Nurvista…

  • The Global Couch 2018 – Art Collector

    In issue 86 of Art Collector, we interviewed key international players about where Australian and New Zealand art is at on the world stage. Read the full interview transcript below.

  • In Conversation: Jumaldi Alfi and Ugo Untoro

    Jumaldi Alfi and Ugo Untoro are leading Indonesian artists and members of a dynamic art community based in the central Javanese city of Yogyakarta. Join the artists for a conversation about their work…