atelier ikebuchi

biography

Koichiro Ikebuchi was born in Osaka in 1965. After obtaining a degree in architecture in Osaka, he moved to Singapore. With several years of extensive experience in interior design work, Ikebuchi started his own practice in Singapore and Osaka in 1996, where he was also a design consultant for a Japanese lighting company.

In 2004, Koichiro Ikebuchi set up the current company, atelier ikebuchi pte ltd.

Koichiro Ikebuchi has also participated in a number of international competitions for his design work and received international awards, such as Diamonds International Awards by De Beers, Design Award by Saporiti Italia, President’s Design Award Singapore.

In 2000 - 2001, Koichiro Ikebuchi exhibited his own furniture collection during the Salone del Mobile in Milan.

As an interior designer, Koichiro Ikebuchi has also completed projects in other countries across Asia, Middle East, Oceania and North America.

His projects range from luxury residences, hotels, offices, boutiques, to product design, such as furniture and lighting.

award

1990
Design Saporiti Italia
First Prize
Italy
1992
Diamonds International Awards by De Beers
Winner
England
2006
Architectural Heritage Awards
Winner of Category A
Draycott 8 Clubhouse/ Singapore
2009
President’s Design Award
Designer of The Year
Singapore
2010
Condé Nast Traveller Readers' Spa Awards
Top 3 Spa Retreats Global
COMO Shambhala Estate/ Bali
2011
Condé Nast Traveler Gold List
Best Hotel for Ambience & Design
COMO Shambhala Estate/ Bali
Condé Nast Traveler Gold List
Best Hotel for Leisure Facilities
COMO Shambhala Estate/ Bali
Luxury Travel Magazine, Gold List
Top 5 Best Overseas Health & Wellness Category
COMO Shambhala Estate/ Bali
2015
Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards
Winner of Best Destination Spa, The World’s Top 100
COMO Shambhala Estate/ Bali
Design Et Al The International Hotel & Property Awards
Winner of Hotel Suite Asia Pacific
Lanson Place Bukit Ceylon Serviced Residences/ Kuala Lumpur
MIPIM Asia Awards
Gold Prize for Best Refurbished Building
Westminster Roppongi/ Japan
2016
Condé Nast Traveler Gold List
World Best Hotels
COMO Metropolitan/ Bangkok
2017
A&D Trophy Awards
Best of Category for Lobby (Residential/ Commercial)
MassMutual Tower/ Hong Kong
MIPIM Asia Awards
Bronze for Best Refurbished Building
MassMutual Tower/ Hong Kong
2018
A'Design Award & Competition
Bronze A'Design Award
Lin/ Low Table
A'Design Award & Competition
Silver A’Design Award
The Pavilia Hill/ Hong Kong
BCI Asia Interior Design Award
Winner of Residential Category
The Pavilia Hill/ Hong Kong
Interior Design 2018 Best of Year Awards
Honorees for Commercial Lobby and Amenities Space Category
MassMutual Tower/ Hong Kong

exhibition

2000
Abitare IL Tempo
Verona
Salone Del Mobile
Milano
2001
Salone Del Mobile
Milano
Solo @ Four Season
Singapore