Natasha Ginwala will address the collective production and affective contingencies of biennale making and independent curating during the plenum 'Whose Global, Whose Local?'.
Natasha Ginwala has been curator of Contour Biennale 8 'Polyphonic Worlds: Justice as Medium' and curatorial advisor for documenta 14 (2017). Recent projects include 'My East is Your West' featuring Shilpa Gupta and Rashid Rana at the 56th Venice Biennale; 'Still Against the Sky' featuring Hajra Waheed at KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, and 'Corruption...Everybody Knows' with e-flux, New York within the framework of the SUPERCOMMUNITY project. Ginwala was a member of the artistic team for the 8th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art (with Juan A. Gaitán) and has curated 'The Museum of Rhythm' at Taipei Biennial 2012 (with Anselm Franke) and at Muzeum Sztuki (with Daniel Muzyczuk). From 2013–15 she led the multi-part curatorial project 'Landings' with Vivian Ziherl. Her upcoming projects include 'Riots: Slow Cancellation of the Future' at ifa Gallery, Berlin and Stuttgart in 2018. Ginwala writes on contemporary art and visual culture in various periodicals and has contributed to numerous publications.