Harumi Yukutake received her B.B.A. from Tama Art University in Tokyo, Japan, and her M.F.A. from the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, RI. She is currently on the faculty of Toyama City Institute of Glass Art in Toyama, Japan. She is the recipient of numerous awards and has been included in such prestigious exhibitions as The Glass Skin, which traveled to several museums in Germany and Japan and The Corning Museum of Glass.