Kita’s work life has allowed him to crisscross between Japan and the West. He has dedicated his creativity to form links of communication and exchange between the two civilizations. Further, he feels at home in both cultures and thus Japan and the West have inspired his work.
With a strong foundation in tradition and legacy, Kita has developed a personal design style that fulfills contemporary needs. Kita seamlessly fuses classical Japanese sensibilities with modern necessities and the results are distinct and diverse. His range is also impressive, producing everything from traditional lacquerware to extremely contemporary pieces of furniture as well as TV sets and even robots! Nonetheless, he consistently stays true to the simple, clean aesthetic of his Japanese roots.