Архипова, Анастасия Ивановна
Born Moscow, 8 August 1955
Arkhipova was born into a family of artists. her Father and grandfather were graphic artists and illustrators. In 1978 she graduated from the Moscow Surikov Institute and started working for the publishing house Detskaia literatura. In 1985 she collaborated ith the German Publishing house Schreiber Verlag where she illustrated Andersen's fairy tales. here illustrations were succesful and the books were published all over the world. In 1995 she joined the UNICEF Children's rights and designed postcards for it. She lives and works in Moscow.