Born in Aichi Prefecture in 1962. 1986 Graduated from Aichi Prefectural University of Arts, Department of Design. Graduation production purchase. After working at Super Potato Co., Ltd., established Yukio Hashimoto Design Studio in 1996 . He has received numerous awards, including the Nashop Lighting Contest Excellence Award, the JCD Excellence Award, and the Illuminating Engineering Institute of North America IIDA Award of Excellence. Part-time lecturer at Showa Women's University and Aichi University of the Arts. He is the author of " LED and Magewappa - Evolving Traditional Design" ( published by Rokuyosha ) .