With a background in architecture, Japanese gardens, and landscape architecture, Yuichiro Tsutsumi is particularly interested in the logic behind simple aesthetic designs. He has experimented with using various graphic communication tools including hand drawing, 3D modeling, physical modeling, and digital fabrication to represent and develop site-specific designs. Originally from Japan, Yuichiro holds a Bachelor of Architecture and Engineering from Kyoto Institute of Technology and a Master of Environmental Science from University of Shiga Prefecture. He continued his study in the US and received a Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania. Yuichiro enjoys climbing, traveling, and walking.