Hiuwai Chu is Head of Exhibitions and Curator at MACBA Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, where she has worked since 2007 as assistant curator and curator. She has curated exhibitions such as Bouchra Khalili: Between Circles and Constellations (2023); Panorama 21: Notes for an Eyer Fire (2021), Charlotte Posenenske: Work in Progress(2019), Undefined Territories: Perspectives on Colonial Legacies (2019), and Akram Zaatari. Against Photography: An Annotated History of the Arab Image Foundation (2017). She is co-editor of the book Climate: Our Right to Breath (K. Verlag, 2022). She is on the board of Hangar, an artist residency and center for research and production, and of Cordova, an independent curatorial project, both based in Barcelona. She was a member of the Editorial board of L’Internationale Online from 2021 – 2023. Before moving to Barcelona, Chu previously worked as associate editor at Aperture, New York. She studied anthropology at Barnard College, Columbia University.