Emma is a freelance writer and curator. She recently returned to Wellington from New York where she undertook an MA in Design Research, Writing and Criticism at the School of Visual Arts, and worked on projects for the Urban Design Forum and Phaidon. Prior to that she led Wellington’s Enjoy Public Art Gallery. As a writer she has contributed to ArtAsiaPacific, Hyperallergic, The Pantograph Punch, and Art New Zealand. Emma is also the author of Old Asian, New Asian, published in 2017 by Bridget Williams Books.
As part of the AAAH2018 Symposium @ Te Papa, Emma Ng facilitated the Distant Relatives panel, which included Professor Yiyan Wang, Balamohan Shingade and Grace Lai.