Emireth Herrera Valdés (born in Saltillo, Mexico) is an independent curator and writer based in New York. She is published in Brooklyn Rail, ArteFuse, ISLAA's VISTAS, and Cultbytes. Herrera has worked in the education department of the Whitney Museum of American Art, Hispanic Society of America Museum and Library, and New York University. Currently, Herrera is involved in organizing the creation of murals in the city of New York as part of the Arts in Medicine department at New York City Health and Hospitals. Herrera holds an M.A. in Art History from the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU and a B.A. in Architecture from the Autonomous University of Coahuila.