STATEMENT: As an artist, I am inspired by the landscape, topography, maps, and gardens. I work in an improvisational and intuitive way, looking to find meaning and beauty through abstraction.
ABOUT: Robert Kato was born in San Francisco in 1956, and grew up in the Bay Area. He holds a BA in Landscape Architecture from UC Berkeley and a BFA in Photography from Art Center College of Design. He has lived and worked in New York City since 1989.
In 2015, after working as a commercial photographer for twenty-five years, Robert decided to make a change and devote more of his time to painting.
PURCHASE: Paintings are available for purchase through the artist or at: