Before joining Tai Kwun as Senior Curator, Ying Kwok has been working as an independent curator between 2013 to 2021. Kwok is the guest curator for the 5th Audemars Piguet Art Commission: The Moon is Leaving Us by Phoebe Hui; festival director of Peer to Peer: UK/HK 2020; curator for Contagious Cities: Far Away, Too Close for Tai Kwun and Wellcome Trust; the lead curator of LOOK International Photography Festival 2017; and Guest Curator at M+ for Samson Young: Songs for Disaster Relief as Hong Kong presentation at the 57th Venice Biennale. Kwok was the curator at the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art in Manchester, United Kingdom, between 2006 and 2012. In 2014, Kwok was awarded the Asia Cultural Council Fellowship. She is an international fellow in the Clore Leadership Programme 2018/19.