Staci Bu Shea is a curator, writer, and teacher based in Utrecht. Their research project, Dying Livingly (2021–ongoing), explores what it means to live intimately with death and grief through artistic and cultural productions that draw a bridge to their practice as an end-of-life guide and death companion. Bu Shea was curator at Casco Art Institute: Working for the Commons, Utrecht (2017–2022). With Carmel Curtis, they co-curated Barbara Hammer: Evidentiary Bodies (2017) at Leslie Lohman Museum of Art, New York City. Bu Shea graduated in 2016 from the Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, New York.