Ichiro Iwasakiwas born in Tokyo in 1965, and, from 1986 to 1991, he worked for the company Sony Design Center.
In 1991, he moved to Italy and began his design activities in Milan. He created his own studio Iwasaki Design Studio in Tokyo, in 1995. In his studio, he works for customers in Japan and in other countries. He makes some global design projects, including household items and furniture using the latest technology.
Ichiro Iwasaki has been awarded several times for his work, including the design prize of the Federal Republic of Germany, the IF Design Award, the Red Dot Design Award and G-mark special award from Japan.