Tokujin Yoshioka was born in 1967 and founded TOKUJIN YOSHIOKA INC. in 2000. His activities span the fields of design, architecture, and contemporary art, with his work receiving high acclaim internationally.
He has received numerous awards, and his works have been acquired into the permanent collections of major art institutions around the world, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Musée National d'Art Moderne of France. He was selected by America’s Newsweek as one of 100 Japanese People the World Respects.
Yoshioka designed the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Torch.