1977 Born in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan

2001 Graduated from the Department of oil painting, Nagoya University of Fine Arts and Music

2003 Completed Postgraduate Studies, Kyoto City University of Fine Arts and Musiclives

2010-12 Lived and Worked in Berlin, Germany (with 2 year-grant of Program of Overseas Study Lives and works in Berlin

2015- Live and Work in Japan

Selected Solo Exhibition

2017 "MULTIPLE STAR I" Hara Museum ARC Gallery A,gunma
"cart wheel galaxy"rin art association.Takasaki
"Kengo Kito"YCC

2016 "KENGO KITO Solo Exhibition"seibu shibuya,Tokyo
"KENGO KITO Interstellar",Kyoto University of Art and Design Galerye Aube.Kyoto

2015-2016 「Think Tank Lab Triennale - International Festival of Contemporary Drawings」

[Goto memory culture Prize art rookie of the year title training returning home is commemorative]
Kengo Kito: Symbiosis , GATEAU FESTA HARADA GALLEY, Takasaki, Gumma
Migration, The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Takasaki
[Goto memory culture Prize art rookie of the year title training returning home is commemorative]

2014 cosmic surface, KENJI TAKI GALLERY, Tokyo
Kengo Kito: active galaxy, GATEAU FESTA HARADA GALLEY, Takasaki, Gumma

2013 Kengo Kito: untitled (hula-hoop), JOYCE GALLERY, Beijing, China
cosmic hill, A Sin Place, Berlin, Germany

2013  "untitled(Hula-Hoop)", Joyce Gallery, Beijing China

2012 “carousel” Kenji Taki Gallery, Aichi

2010 “Cosmic Surfing” Daiwa Foundation Japan House Gallery The Daiwa Anglo-JapaneseFoundation,London UK
“Sagittarius” αm gallery, Tokyo
“color colour” Kenji Taki Gallery, Aichi

2009 “Flimsy Royal” Humanities gallery, Long Island University Brooklyn NY

2008  “cosmic elements” Eaplanade, Singapore

2007  “luminary” Kenji Taki Gallery, Aichi
“PUBLIC’SPACE’PROJECT” Museum Of Contemporary Art Tokyo

2006  “shimmer” Kenji Taki Gallery, Aichi

2004  “New Works” Kenji Taki Gallery, Aichi
“quasar” Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo
“cosmic dust” Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo

2003  “grains” mori yu gallery, Kyoto

1999  “star maker” Art space dot, Aichi

Selected Group Exhibition

2016 Worm Hole Travel-Domani Plus/Kyoto Art Center,Kyoto

2015-2016 Think Tank lab Triennale[international Festival of Contemporary Drawing],Wroctlaw, Poland

2015 Takahashi Collection, Cosmos/Intime, Maison de la culture du Japon à Paris, France

2014-2015 Esprit Dior, Tamaya AS, Tokyo

2013-14 Now Japan; Exhibition with 37 contemporary Japanese artists, Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Mono No Aware. Beauty of Things. Japanese Contemporary Art,The State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia

2013 Daiwa Collection Ⅵ , Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum, Okinawa
Education, education and education Vol.1, The Painter of Modern Life, Kurashiki University of Science and the Arts, Zone, Okayama
THE ECHO – Sprending of Light [Exhibition and Organization],The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne, Germany

2012 "Carpe Diem" Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi
"THE ECHO" Kunsthaus Betanien, Berlin
"LADY DIOR AS SEEN BY" WAKO NAMIKI KAN, Tokyo/ La Triennale Di Milano, Milano

2011 “ARTIST FILE”, The National Art Center, Tokyo
“Ways of Warldmaking”, The National Museum of Art Center, Osaka

2010 “Gallery Group Show” Gallery Koyanagi,Tokyo

2009 “Barock Plastik” I-MYU Projects, London

2008 “The Echo” zaim,Yokohama
“Twenty” Dazed and Confused, London
“Gallery Group Show” Gallery Koyanagi,Tokyo
“March”, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo

2007 “ROPPONGI CROSSING”,Mori Museum,Tokyo

2006 "Fukutake House in Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial 2006” Former
Myoukayama Elementary School, Niigata
“Kengo Kito + Kouichi Tabata” Tokyo Wonder Site Shibuya, Tokyo
“VOCA 2006 - The Vision of Contemporary Art” Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo
“Food and Contemporary Art part 2” BankART 1929 Yokohama, Kanagawa
“Kengo Kito + Robert Platt” Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo

2005 “very very human” Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi

2004 “jardin 2 jaune” mori yu gallery, Kyoto
“On Flowering Images; Contemporary Japanese Photography” Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo

2003 “snow white” Dohjidai gallery, Kyoto
“Garden” Gallery Suzuki, Kyoto

2002 “Accretion Disk” mori yu gallery, Kyoto

2001 “Contemporary Art 2001, NAGOYA” Nagoya Citizens’ Gallery Yada, Aichi

1999 “cosmic flavor” Art space dot, Aichi


for East Japan Reconstruction Support,GINZA MITSUKOSHI show window,Tokyo

2014 Kengo Kito, New Town Plaza Phaze1, 3F Atrium, Hong Kong

2013 ISETAN MITUKOSHI. KISS THE HEART#2. Art and Charity Programme

for East Japan Reconstruction Support, GINZA MITSUKOSHI show window, Tokyo

2010- Japan Agency For Cultural Affairs Scholarship

2008-2009 Gotoh Foundation Scholarship

2008  I organized exhibition “The Echo” Yokohama

2004,2007  HERMES Japan Ginza window design, Tokyo

2003  Encouragement Prize, Kyoto City University of Fine Arts and Music,

1999-2001  Establish and run Art space dot as one of the members

Selected collection

The National Museum of Art, Osaka

Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi

Takamatsu City Museum of Art, Kagawa

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Cornell University, NY,

Toyota Motor Corporation, Aichi