Natasha Ginwala is a curator, researcher, and writer. She is the curator of Contour Biennale 8 and a 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 at KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin, and Corruption…Everybody Knows with e-flux, within the framework of the SUPERCOMMUNITY project.
She was a member of the artistic team for the 8th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art with Juan A. Gaitán and curated The Museum of Rhythm at Taipei Biennial 2012 with Anselm Franke. From 2013–15, Ginwala and Vivian Ziherl led the multi-part curatorial project Landings presented at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, David Roberts Art Foundation, NGBK (as part of the Tagore, Pedagogy and Contemporary Visual Cultures Network), Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and other partner organisations.
Ginwala trained in Visual Studies at the School of Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi and participated in de Appel Curatorial Programme in Amsterdam (2010–11). She has written on contemporary art and culture in journals such as The Exhibitionist, e-flux journal, Ibraaz, and Afterall, and has contributed to numerous publications.