Kensaku Oshiro was born on Okinawa Island, Japan, in 1977. After obtaining a Master’s degree in Industrial Design at the Scuola Politecnica di Design in Milan in 1999, he began working with various design studios until 2004, when he joined the design team at Lissoni Associati where he worked until mid-2012. In June 2012, Kensaku moved to London to join the BarberOsgerby studio.
Since returning to Italy he has established his own studio in the heart of Milan (2015). He has collaborated with world leading companies and brands, developing numerous and varied projects. Kensaku Oshiro works with Boffi, DePadova, Gan, Glas Italia, Kristalia, Ligne Roset, Muji, Poltrona Frau, Viccarbe and Zanotta. In 2017, he launched the brand which is focused on his personal interests and research under the name OSHIRO.