Born in 1973 in Shan State, Ko Z belongs to the Kachin ethnic minority who live in the northernmost State of Myanmar
Ko Z Studied at University of art and culture in Yangon
He Lives and works in Yangon, Myanmar.
Ko Z' art practice focuses on his Kachin identity and on environment issues.
In 2009 he launched the environmental art movement in Myanmar.
Selected exhibitions and performances:
“Envirofomance”, International Performance Art Event, organised by Art Resource Orchestrator, Intersections Gallery(2017, Singapore)
“Perform - or not” Performance Art festival, (2017, Estonia)
4th Crossing Border Contemporary Art Exhibition (2017, Yangon, Myanmar)
Ephemeral Villa(Group Art exhibition), Goethe Institute (2016, Yangon, Myanmar)
3th Crossing Border Contemporary Art Exhibition (2016, Yangon, Myanmar)
Cartoon and installation art exhibit for 12th Kachin Baptist Women Conference
(2016, Lam Braw Yang, Kachin State, Myanmar)
Justice under Construction (Group Art Exhibition)
November 2015, San Diego, USA.
Kachin Liberation Art Exhibition (2015,Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar)
Beyond Pressure- International Public Art Festival (2014, Yangon, Myanmar)
Art-stage Singapore (2014, Singapore).
Solo Cartoon Exhibition (2014, Chingmai, Thailand).
“Green Cloud” solo environmental art exhibition (2013, Yangon, Myanmar)
China Pingyao International Photography Festival (2013,China).
Solo Cartoon Exhibition (2012, Malaysia-Singapore).