69 Capel Street, West Melbourne VIC 3003

Open 12pm-5pm, Thursday - Sunday

Disability Access: KINGS Artist-Run is a wheelchair accessible venue. Unfortunately, there is no wheelchair accessible toilet. Please contact the gallery with any access requirements and we will endeavour to support your visit.

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Kings Artist-Run provides a location for contemporary art practice, supporting distinctive experimental projects by artists at all stages of their careers.
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KINGS Artist-Run acknowledges the Wurundjeri and Boonwurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we operate.

We offer our respect to Elders both past and present and extend this offer to all Australian First Nations people.

Jen Valender

Jen Valender is a contemporary artist who works across moving image, photography, sound, sculpture and performance. Her practice is premised on compressing complex experiences, histories and intersections between art and nature into poetic gestures.

Born in Aotearoa New Zealand and based in Naarm/Melbourne, Valender holds a Master of Fine Arts (Research) from the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne. She has exhibited in galleries and public spaces locally and internationally including Heide Museum of Modern Art; Ian Potter Museum of Art; Museum of Art and Culture, Lake Macquarie; Collingwood Yards Art Precinct; WIRWIR Gallery, Berlin and Forum des images, Paris.