Nathalie Khan, BA (hons) MRes, PGcert is a cultural historian with an academic background in performance and film theory. She teaches fashion history and theory at Central Saint Martins and the London College of Fashion, where she is also a unit leader on the Executive MBA. Nathalie also teaches contextualising your practice as part of the MA in fashion design at La Cambre Mode(s) in Brussels. In addition, Nathalie is a guest lecturer at Sotheby’s Institute of Art, New York and the University of Bologna.
Nathalie is a leading theorist and writer on contemporary fashion media and the impact of new technology on the traditional catwalk show and fashion photography. She has published on fashion curation, fashion film, queer and material culture, and she is a regular contributor to the fashion media platform SHOWstudio. Curatorial practice includes a project entitled “I know simply that the sky will last longer than I”, with the Belgian visual artist Pierre Debusschere during the 28thInternational Festival of Fashion and Photography in Hyères, 2013.
Nathalie is currently working on an exhibition on queer and club culture. Before academia, Nathalie was a brand consultant for Kurt Geiger and a sales and distribution manager for global brands such as Calvin Klein, DKNY and Prada.