Born in Saitama Prefecture in 1976. After initially studying law, Onishi graduated from Tama Art University with a degree in Graphic Design. In 2009 he established direction Q. While on the one hand undertaking total direction encompassing everything from brand image design to operation, as “iruinai” he engages in cultural and arts-related support and projects focused on human’s powers of creativity. Onishi also teaches at Nagaoka Institute of Design and MeMe Design School.