Born in Macau, and educated in Japan. Kou Shou received his Ph.D in Fine Art at K.S. University Japan in 2006. The artist has exhibited his artworks in Japan, USA, and Australia. He currently lives in New York, working as an artist. While his style of art-making has changed over the years, Kou Shou cites inspiration in the cultures of Macau, Japan, and the United States.