Keiji Ashizawa Design
Keiji Ashizawa Design is a firm consisting of members of various backgrounds and skills.
Keiji Ashizawa was born in 1973. After graduating from Yokohama National University in 1996, Keiji started his career as an architect and sharpened his craft at a cabinet maker and lighting design studio, super robot. In 2005 he established his practice, Keiji Ashizawa Design.
Past projects include collaborations with furniture companies such as karimoku, MUJI, IKEA, and pilot architecture projects with Panasonic homes. Awards include GOOD DESIGN AWARD’s Best 100 under Social infrastructure, platform category, and Special Award from the Chairman of JDP (Ishinomaki Laboratory), AIA’s 2010 National Architecture Awards (Wall House, a joint collaboration with Peter Stutchbury Architecture), Monocle’s Best Restaurant Design Award 2021 (Masu Restaurant). Currently, he is a visiting professor at Ritsumeikan University, Director of IFFT, jury member of GOOD DESIGN AWARD, iF, and Young Guns.