Mikiya Kobayashi was born in 1981, and graduated Musashino Art University, Tokyo in 2004. In 2006 he founded his own studio after an experience in an interior design company. His projects embrace furniture, daily products, electronics in Japan but also abroad as well as space design. In 2010, he received international design awards such as the “Gold award” and the “Red dot design award”. Deeply rooted in a lifestyle that is considered jointly with clients, his design is also able to merge into its surrounding space.