— российский художник-иллюстратор
, Заслуженный художник РФ
, председатель секции «Книжная графика» Московского союза художников
, член-корреспондент РАХ
. Anastasia Arkhipova
was born in Moscow to a family of artists. Both her father and grandfather were book illustrators. She is best known for her illustrations of the Fairy Tales by Andersen and the Brothers Grimm, published first in Germany by Schreiber Verlag, and then reprinted in many countries from Scandinavia to Brazil and China. Her illustrations have been successfully exhibited in Bologna, Barcelona, Paris and several German cities. She has organized and participated in several art exhibitions in Russia and abroad. Since 2007, Anastasia has been a member of the Executive Committee of IBBY and is head of the Association of Book Illustrators and Designers of the Moscow Artists' Union. She was a member of the H.C. Andersen Award jury (2011 – 2012), as well as the international juries in Bratislava (BIB) and Bologna (BCBF). Anastasia initiated the Moscow contest for book illustrators and designers, now international, 'Image of the Book'.