Born in Manchuria in 1943 and educated in Japan,Koichiro Kurita made his commitment to
photography early in life. First working in the 1960s for an advertising agency in Tokyo,He
became an independent commercial photographer for such diverse client as Takashimaya,Sharp
Electronics and Kanebo Cosmetics until 1983…
His photographs have been widely collected and exhibited both in galleries and museums around the world, including the Bibliotheque National, Paris, the George Eastman House, New York, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and the Yamanashi Prefecture Art Museum, Kofu, Japan.