Issey Miyake, 1938, Japanese fashion designer. He is known for his technology-driven clothing designs, exhibitions and fragrances. As of 2012, he is one of the co-Directors of 21 21 DESIGN SIGHT, Japan's first design museum. Miyake won the Arts and Philosophy Kyoto Prize in 2006. In 2005, he was awarded the Praemium Imperiale for Sculpture.