Born in 1977, Ishiko founded his own company 「Michikusa in 2014」, going independent. He is currently planning an art event and workshop under the theme ‘Hands on with the earth: a fun chance to raise plant life’, focusing on moss, wild flowers, grasses and those plants close to the artist.
・Hobby Supplement for Gardening “The perfect guide to raising Western Orchids”
・August 2013 Issue of NHK “Hobby Gandening”
・Appeared on NHK Kofu “Kofu Navigator” and “Entirely Yamanashi”
・Nikkei TRENDYnet July, 2015 Issue
・Hosted a moss workshop on TV Tokyo Channel 12 “L4you plus”
・2013 World Orchid Exhibition – Miniature Category: Prize for Excellence ・2014 World Orchid Exhibition – Miniature Category: Honorable mention