Kensaku Oshiro was born in Okinawa, Japan, in 1977.
After gaining a Master’s degree in Industrial Design at the Scuola Politecnica di Design in Milan in 1999, he began working with various 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 BarberOsgerby studio. In June 2015, Kensaku established his own studio in Milan.
He has participated in numerous exhibitions and competitions and has obtained a range of prestigious international awards. In 2018 he won the Rising Talent Award Maison&Objet Paris and in 2016 he won the EDIDA Young Designer Talent by Japan Edition.
Kensaku Oshiro works with Boffi, De Padova, Glas Italia, Kristalia, Ligne Roset, Ligne Roset, Muji, Poltrona Frau, Viccarbe e Zanotta. In 2014 he designs Iko, bathroom accessories series, for Boffi.