Katya Tylevich is an essayist and writer. She is the co-author of the book My Life as a Work of Art, Elephant's Editor-at-Large, and a regular contributor to art and architectural magazines, publications, monographs, and exhibition catalogues. She developed Friend & Colleague, a platform for editions, fiction, and special initiatives, with her brother Alexei. Mikkel Sommer was born in Copenhagen in 1987 and grew up there. He began freelancing in 2009, specializing in illustration, animation design, and comic book design. With his wife and children, he lives in Berlin.