Kok Siew-Wai started out as a video artist, now an artist-curator and improvised vocalist. She lived and worked in USA from 1998-2005, received her B.A. in Media Study at State University of New York, SUNY-Buffalo; and her M.F.A. in Electronic Integrated Arts at Alfred University. Siew-Wai has shown her videos, performed and presented her curatorial screening programmes in Asia, Europe, Canada and USA, participating in festivals such as allEars Improvised Music Festival (Norway), Choppa Experimental and Improvised Music Festival (Singapore), Singapore International Film Festival, Singapore Night Festival, Arkipel International Experimental Film and Documentary Festival (Indonesia), Asian Meeting Festival (Japan), International Film Festival Rotterdam (Netherlands) and more. Siew-Wai has a true passion for the experimental and improvisational arts, and the DIY effort of promoting them. She is the co-founder and festival director of KLEX since 2010, and is currently teaching at the Faculty of Creative Multimedia, Multimedia University.