Zoë Chan lives in Vancouver on the unceded ancestral territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, and Sel̓íl̓witulh Nations. Since 2018, she has worked as Assistant Curator at the Vancouver Art Gallery where she curated Uncommon Language (2020-21), and co-curated Where do we go from here? (2020-21), and Stories that animate us (2021). Presented across Canada, her past curatorial projects have delved into a range of subject matter including storytelling, documentary practices, youth culture, food, and diasporic experience. She was a recipient of the Canada Council for the Arts’ Joan Lowndes Award in recognition of excellence in critical and curatorial writing (2015). Chan graduated with a Master’s degree in Art History from Concordia University.