A Blade of Grass Author
Nataša Petrešin-Bachelez is an independent curator and writer. Among the projects and exhibitions she curated are Resilience: Triennial of Contemporary Art in Slovenia at Moderna galerija/Museum of Contemporary Art (Ljubljana), transmediale.08 at HKW (Berlin), Our House is a House that Moves at Living Art Museum (Reykjavik), Let’s Talk about the Weather: Art and Ecology in a Time of Crisis at the Sursock Museum in Beirut (with Nora Razian), and in France The Promises of the Past at the Centre Pompidou (with Christine Macel and Joanna Mytkowska), Tales of Empathy at Jeu de Paume, Becoming Earthlings: Blackmarket for Useful Knowledge and Non-Knowledge #18 at Musée de l’Homme (with Alexander Klose, Council and Mobile Academy), and Société anonyme at Le Plateau/FRAC Ile-de-France (with Thomas Boutoux and François Piron).
Between 2010 and 2012, she was co-director of Les Laboratoires d’Aubervilliers and co-founder of the network of art institutions Cluster.
She is a co-organizer of the seminar “Something You Should Know” at EHESS, Paris (with Elisabeth Lebovici and Patricia Falguières), and a member of the research group Travelling Féministe, at Centre audiovisuel Simone de Beauvoir. She is the managing editor of the online platform L’Internationale Online, and was the chief editor of the Manifesta Journal between 2012 and 2014. With her essays she has contributed to various publications and magazines (e-flux journal, Sarai Reader, Springerin, Parkett Magazine, Maska).