Ivy Lin, graduated from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, obtained Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts and Master of Arts in Cultural Studies. She also obtained Professional Diploma in Museum Studies from Sydney University. Lin received Philippe Charriol Most Potential Artist Award and Goethe Institut Cultural Exchange Scholarship and Clore Leadership Fellowship, United Kingdom. She taught at City University of Hong Kong and Shantou University, China. She served at Hong Kong Museum of Art and Hong Kong Heritage Museum, and is currently Curator of Art Promotion Office who leads two art spaces: Oi!, the Oil Street Art Space and vA!, Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre.