Chitose Kuroishi is a Fine Art / Documentary photographer originally from Japan and currently based in New York. She received her BFA in Photography from School of Visual Arts. 

Within the past year, Chitose’s work has acquired special recognition, earning awards and her work has been exhibited in multiple galleries and featured internationally. 


BFA, Photography, School of Visual Arts, New York, USA   

BA, Japanese Literature, Kokugakuin University, Tokyo, Japan



-Statistical Handbook of Japan 2016 (September)

•   Featured in chapter 15

Published by Statistics Bureau of Japan, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communication


-Musee Magazine No'13-Women (November)

  • Featured as an emerging artist

-Street Photography Magazine, Issue 29 (November)



-Fine Art Photography Awards

• Nominee in Fine Art: Category: Fine Art


-Monochrome Photography Award

•   2x Honorable Mention, Category: Fine Art

-Neutral Density Photography Award

  • 2nd Place and Silver Star Award in People, Category: Family
  • 3rd Place and Bronze Star Award in Special, Category: Street
  • 3 x Honorable Mention, Category: Nudes, Self-Portrait, Macro

-Celebrating Age Photography Competition, Isle of Wright Age UK

  • 2nd Place

-Moscow International Foto Award

  • 2 x Honorable Mention, Category: Fine Art-Abstract/               Editorial- Personality

-London International Creative Competition

  • Honorable Mention, Category: Professional, Still Life

- International Photography Award

  •  Honorable Mention, Category: Fine Art/ Portrait
  •  Honorable Mention, Category: Fine Art/ Still Life

- Still, A Smith Gallery Photographic Art, Juror Kate Breakey

  •  2 x  Honorable Mention

- Capture the Nature International Photography Awards

  •  Honorable Mention

- PX3 Prix De La Photographie Paris

  • Honorable Mention, Category: Nature/ Others

- International Photography Award

  •  Honorable Mention, OneShot Competition: Home


- International Photography Award

  •  2 x  Honorable Mention, Category: Fine Art/Portrait
  •  2 x  Honorable Mention, Category: People/Self-portrait

Selected Exhibition


-"Open, no theme" Exhibition, Juror Dan Burkholder

   A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX (Nov.27-Jan.3)

-"ESPY Photo Award", Selected Screen Show

   Elysium Gallery, Swansea, UK (Nov.20-Dec.19)

- "Photo Shoot" Exhibition 

   On-Line Annex, Black Box, Online Gallery

-"Size Matters", Medium Festival of Photography Exhibition, Juror Gordon Stettinius   

   Low Gallery, San Diego, CA (Oct.24-Nov.23)


    Float Photo Magazine, Online Gallery

- "Issue #72 - Open Theme" Group Exbition

     F Stop Magazine, Online Gallery

-  "Still" Exhibition, Juror Kate Breakey

     A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX (Aug.14-Oct.4)

- "Peoples Choice Salon Show" Exhibition

     Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (June.12)

 "Light and Shadow" G25N Exhibition

       Art, Online Gallery

- "In the Zone" B&W Photography 2015 Exhibition     

       1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

- "Nostalgia-Inducing"  Selected Exhibition

       Feature Shoot, Online gallery

- BFA Photography Senior Show

       SVA Photography Department, New York, NY

- Alternative Process, Group Show

       SVA Photography Department, New York, NY