Lars Vejen & Taijiro Ishiko
Lars Vejen has a degree as an architect from Aarhus School of Architecture (1996) with focus on furniture and space design. In 2014 he founded Design Studio Lars Vejen with offices in Denmark and Japan. Taijiro Ishiko did his internship at Design Studio Lars Vejen (2016-2017). He finished his master program of design at the Kyoto institute of technology (2018). In 2018, he founded Taijiro Ishiko Design.
Lars Vejen has won Red Dot Award for the SOLID outdoor furniture series (2009), iF Design Award for FERMACELL ACOUSTIC (2018), awarded by The Danish Arts Foundation for my design and exhibition “Design Collaborations by Lars Vejen, Japan – Denmark 150 years” (2017) and finally recently awarded “Designer of the year” by Design Awards (2018).
Taijiro Ishiko has exhibited at Milano Salone Satellite in 2017 and Design Intelligence Award for Stretch Board (2018).
Together with Lars Vejen, Taijiro Ishiko has designed the FLOAT chair.