AWATSUJI design is an all-female design studio anchored by two sisters, Misa Awatsuji & Maki Awatsuji. Misa Awatsuji, a representative of the design studio, founded it in 1995. While mainly dealing with graphic designs, they are also actively involved in space planning. As for Misa Awatsuji, after graduating from a Graphic Design Course taken at Tama Art University, she received her Master’s Degree in Design at the Cranbrook Academy of Art. In 1995, she founded AWATSUJI design CO., Ltd. She is also an associate professor at Joshibi University of Art and Design since 2011.