JADE BARGET



I am a curator and culture worker based between Berlin and Paris with an interest in screen and moving image cultures.  

In June 2022, I presented Fatal & Fallen at bi’bak’s sinema transtopia, a touring programme co-curated by XING featuring 1970-80s East Asian exploitation films focusing on female revenge. In April 2022, with Thuy-Han Nguyen-Chi, I co-curated a programme of screenings and performative screenings for Berlin’s Gorki theatre around the phenomenon of fog.

In previous years, I curated programmes for Singapore’s Asian Film ArchivePalazzo Re Rebaudengo and 
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I have written on Wu Tsang for The White Review; Tarek Lakhrissi for Art Monthly, 
Eric Duvivier
and 
Thuy-Han Nguyen-Chi
for THE SEEN; on 
Sung Tieu
for diaCRITICS Los Angeles Review of Books; on 
Christelle Oyiri
,
Kareem Lotfy
,
Julian Abraham Togar and Grace Samboh
and on
Michele Rizzo
for AQNB; on
Justin F. Kennedy, Jeremy Shaw, Juan Pablo Camara and Nile Koetting
, for the Institut Français

In 2020, I graduated from the Curating Contemporary Art department at London’s Royal College of Art and was laureate of the 2020 JEUNES COMMISSAIRES (Young Curator) research bursary from the Institut français. I was a 2021 curator in residence at the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin and 2021-22 curator in residence at the Cité International des Arts, Paris.

Together with Elizabeth Gabrielle Lee, I co-run XING, a research and curatorial platform centered on visual cuture stemming from East Asia, Southeast Asia and its diasporas. Follow us here: @xingarchives @xingpresents