Kyoko Hirako was born in Aichi, Japan in 1987. After graduating from Nagoya University of Arts in 2010, she had a solo exhibition at Contemporary Art Museum ISE in Mie, Japan.
In 2012, she received her Master of Fine Arts degree from Nagoya University of Arts. Her work is in the collection of the Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung, Munich, Germany She currently resides and works in her studio in Nagoya, Japan. During her residency, Kyoko will continue her experimentation of glass and mixed media, informed by a deeper exploration of human connections.