Born in 1965. Lives and works in Fukuoka.
Takuji Kogo has produced a large body of work both as a solo artist and in collaborations under the *CANDY FACTORY PROJECTS, a platform for artistic collaboration; produced various art spaces, online projects, publications, and curated many exhibitions.
Since 2007 *CANDY FACTORY PROJECTS has been hosting the Kitakyushu Biennial in collaboration with the Art Institute of Kitakyushu. Also from 2012 he has been taking its collaborative projects from the Kitakyushu Biennial on a World tour opened Kitakyushu Biennial in Berlin ( ZK/U Berlin , 2012. 2013), Kitakyushu Biennial in Singapore (The private museum)(2012, 2013).
KOGO's artworks has been presented at the New Museum, NY(as ROBOT,2013 in collaboration with John Miller ) Auditorium Parco della Musica Rome italy 2013 , Künstlerhaus Stuttgart (Germany, "2010 ) MediaScope-MOMA/The Museum of Modern Art New York (2007) Yokohama Triennale 2001 and many international exhibitions as well as Japan.