Japanese architect implementing projects in Japan and Europe. His interests include both architecture, design and art. He gained professional experience in Sou Fujimoto studio – as the leading architect and in the Copenhagen COBE studio. In 2011, together with Victoria Diemer Bennetzen, he founded the KATO X Victoria studio, which quickly became one of the best young European architectural studios. The architect also devotes himself to educational and academic activities – organising lectures and workshops for students.