Since 2011 Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy has been the curator of contemporary art for the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. She was most recently the artistic director and chief curator of the 9th Bienal do Mercosul | Porto Alegre, which took place from September to November 2013, in Porto Alegre, Brazil. At different times in the past decade, Hernández Chong Cuy was director of Museo Tamayo in Mexico City, and held curatorial positions in New York at Art in General and Americas Society. She has curated exhibitions for the Kadist Art Foundation in Paris, MALBA in Buenos Aires, the Center for Contemporary Art in Vilnius, and MUSAC in León. Hernández Chong Cuy was an "agent" for dOCUMENTA(13), 2012, in Kassel. She writes regularly for exhibition catalogs and magazines. Her blog can be found at