Yolanda Yuste studied industrial engineering at the University of Zaragoza. After transferring to the Technical University of Braunschweig, in Germany, she continued industrial engineering and added architecture to her studies.
Later, staying in Berlin, she graduated from the University of Arts in 2001 and started working for international architectural offices like Renzo Piano/Kohlbecker, Jean Nouvel, Pysall.Ruge and Alusi Design, developing exposition design for the German Expo 2000 pavilion in Hannover or working at projects like the Debis tower at the Postdamer Platz, the Galeries Lafayette or the Canada House Building in Berlin.
In 2.003 she moved to Barcelona to found an associated studio with Tobias Laarmann, offering architecture and interior design services on residential, commercial, hospitality, sanitary and corporate projects.
YLAB Arquitectos’ portfolio includes projects like the Inaugure Hospitality and the ANV Headquarters in Barcelona, the BNDE bank in Dakar, the Edge Innovation Center in Cairo, restaurants for the international hotel chain Hi-Hotels, the dental offices Dental Angels and Acevedo, as well as numerous residential projects.
Yolanda Yuste teaches post-graduate courses at the Elisava Barcelona School of Design and Engineering.