Japanese artist Nagayama Yuka 永山裕子 was born in Tokyo. In 1985 graduated from Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music with a premium, and in 1987 the School of Arts Department Satoru in Tokyo.
Since 2009 - teacher of painting in the Art University Musashino. Together with another watercolorist Kazuo Kasai opened his own school of watercolor, constantly conducts master classes. Uses French paper Arches, gold paint, salt, concealer, etc. Also writes acrylic.