Born 1954 in Aichi prefecture. He worked at Ikko Tanaka Design Office from 1977 and established his own studio in 1988. Since, he has done extensive work on signage systems, CI, VI for commercial facilities and museums.
Major involvements include: The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, Yokosuka Museum of Art, 9h nine hours, SUMIDA AQUARIUM, Abeno Harukas, TOTO MUSEUM, The National Taichung Theater, Art Direction for SOGO ＆ SEIBU Co., Ltd. and THE LOFT Co., Ltd.
Major awards: Mainichi Design Awards, KU/KAN Award, SDA Awards (Grand Prize), Good Design Award (Gold Prize). Recent Publication: “From Design To Design.”