Born in 1975. Graduated from Showa Women's University. After working at Jun Aoki & Associates, established Yuko Nagayama & Associates in 2002.
Representative works: 'Louis Vuitton Kyoto Daimaru', 'a hill on a house', 'ANTEPRIMA Singapore', 'Kayaba Coffee', 'SISII Pressroom' , 'KIYA RYOKAN'. Received numerous awards such as the AR Award, Japan Commercial Environment Designers Association Design Award 2005, Architectural Record Design Vanguard 2012(USA). Docent at Kyoto Seika University ,Showa Women's University, Ochanomizu University, Nagoya Institute of Technology.