Togo Kida

Creative Director/Creative Technologist, Dentsu Inc. Dentsu Lab Tokyo, Japan

After graduating from the Design | Media Arts Department of UCLA, Togo moved to Japan and joined Dentsu Tokyo and started his advertising career. Currently, as a creative director / creative technologist at Dentsu Lab Tokyo, Togo engages in a wide range of projects which intertwine creativity and technology. His works have been recognized at Cannes Lions, One Show, Clio Awards, London International Awards, Epica Awards, Ars Electronica, STARTS Prize, and Japan Media Arts Festival. He was also chosen by the Foreign Policy Magazine as ”100 Leading Global Thinkers of 2016”. His favorite programming environment is Processing, and currently, he is struggling with openFrameworks and Python. He is recently interested in developing an AI which complements and fosters human creativity.

GJ-6, MBNewYork Festivals