After studying architecture at the University of Technology in Vienna, Ulrike Nachbargauer specialized in interior architecture. Today she works in various sectors of interior design including stage design, exhibition architecture and shop design. The designer teaches at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna in the department of stage design and film. In 2006 Ulrike Nachbargauer set up her own bureau, UNA plant – Innenarchitektur. Her work has the aim of making the quality of spaces visible and of enhancing them lovingly with treasures
from the stage.