Managing Director, Design Principal
M.Sc. in Architecture and Civil engineering, Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo
B.F.A. in Architecture, Tama Art University, Tokyo
Ryo Otsuka , the founder of MYNA Design & Craft, is a graduate of the Tama Art University in Tokyo, and studied architecture and design. And he earned master's degree from Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo in 2000. He was disciplined by Mr. Shigeru Ban at TAU and learned from Mr. Shin Egashira when he joined AA school summer workshop in Nigata,1995. While student, he worked part - time as an assistant for Mr.Riken Yamamoto and other several varied architect firm as well as URDI, city planning office in Tokyo.
After worked as an architect at Tokyu construction company, he pursued his studied for public sector at SR&DI as a researcher in city and land-use planning, involved in regional community, economy and environmental research projects for MLIT(Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism of Japan) as well as international project in Shanghai, Seoul and Taipei with PRILIT(Policy Research Institute for Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism of Japan). He moved in Singapore in 2007. He worked for Bedmar & Shi, an architectural design office, specializing in residential design on international projects in Thailand and Malaysia.
Principal Interior Designer / Founder of KDS(Tokyo)
B.A. in Interior Architectural Design, Mushashino Art University, Tokyo
1996 Tanseisya co.,ltd, Tokyo
2006 Super Potato co.,ltd, Tokyo
2015 Founded KDS, Tokyo
Became a partner designer of MYNA
2007 MGM Luxor Hotel & Casino Lounge bar “Aurora”, Las Vegas
2008 Syunju Yurari Japanese Cuisine, Tokyo
2009 ARIA Resort & Casino Las Vegas “The Spa & Salon at Aria”, Las Vegas
2012 Oasia Hotel Singapore, Singapore
2013 Park Hyatt Busan, guest room and other, Busan, South Korea
2015 Park Hyatt Guangzhou, guest room and other, Guangzhou,China
Kei Ikegami has studied interior design at the Musashino Art University,Tokyo. While student, he was disciplined by Mr. Takashi Sugimoto, the founder of ' SUPER POTATO’ at the university. After decade of engagement at TANSEI SHA as an interior desinger, he joined SUPER POTATO. He worked for verious hospitality projects, such as hotel & Casino in USA, speciality restaurants in Japan and resort & spa in Singapore and other Asian countries. After all projects in China completed, he decided to begin his independent design office in Tokyo, and he joined to MYNA as a partner interior designer in 2015.