Anna Tolkacheva is a media artist, researcher and poet. She creates multimedia installations and projects which involve a variety of techniques such as video, interactive objects, code-art, and text. She explores new ways of creating text and accessing it through the new media, non-standard interfaces and controllers. Most of her art-works can be attributed to the emerging field of media-poetry. She obtained a master's degree in Applied Informatics and has worked as a senior programmer and researcher in the computational linguistic field in Russia and the Netherlands (Google Award for the research). In 2017 Anna obtained a diploma in New Media Art in Rodchenko Art School, Moscow. Anna's works participated in a big number of exhibitions, screenings, and festivals inside and outside of Russia. Her work "The Freedom" won in the International Extra Short Film Festival 2014. She won the Grand Prix in the Video Poetry Film Festival "The Fifth Leg" (2012, 2016).
Andrey Nosov is a producer and project manager in the field of culture and new media. From 2011 to 2016, he worked as a research assistant and curator of projects in the Volga branch of the State Center for Contemporary Arts, where he was involved in producing and administering the creation of experimental films, exhibition multimedia projects, and projects in the field of online education. From 2012 to 2017, Andrey was the head of the city portal "Culture in the city", producer of the online course "How to understand contemporary art", curator of educational projects on experimental cinema and video art.