Taku Hibino was born in 1972, graduated from Architecture Major in Kogakuin University. He founded “Youji no Shiro”, the section that specialize in the design of spaces for children. As of today, the company has designed more than five hundred children’s facilities, spreading from Asia to Europe and other parts of the world. Currently, they have 7 on-going projects in China. Other than design, they also participate actively in conference, discussion and research projects in many countries. Their mission is to promote the children-centered design concept.