1968 Born in Tottori Japan
1999 MIFUNE DESIGN STUDIO Founded
Acquired knowledge about design through self-education while working at a few architectural design offices and interior design companies after graduating from high school. Then in 1999, established MIFUNE DESIGN STUDIO. Seeks new and minimum designs which would remain people’s memories by introducing Japanese beauty and spirituality. Having been engaged in the design of some Japanese hotels since 2000, conducted design and planning of restaurants, beauty salons, residences and offices. Also engaged in designing the lighting apparatuses and furniture used for the designs thereof.
In 2009, two products (HONOKA TAVOLO, HONOKA SOSPENSIONE) were commercialized by Cassina Lighting NEMO.
In 2011, a product (L TAVOLO) was commercialized by Cassina Lighting NEMO.
In 2014, JPAN INTERIOR INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION / H25 Interior Coordination Contest "Award For Excellence" )