Thomas Feary is a MA graduate in Architecture from the Royal College of Art, London and currently works in practice designing housing and also as a freelance writer. He is interested in the political elements of architecture and planning and the changing role of the architect in contemporary society. He tweets @thomasfeary and edits the blog Speculation Game.
Daria Feigina is a curator and art manager. Based in Tver, she travels a lot around Russia but believes in her native town. She has created and curated the culture festivals Believe in Tver and M10, and worked on the White Nights Festival in Perm and, in 2012, on the night of museums in Krasnodar.
Anya Filippova is a Moscow-based design writer who specialises in graphic design, typography, illustration, interior and architecture. In the past seven years she has published two books and written articles for [kAk) magazine, Theory&Practice, Afisha and Bang!Bang!. She believes that good design really matters.
Molly Flynn is a researcher of Russian and Eastern European documentary theatre currently based in Kyiv. Her work has been published in New Theatre Quarterly, Problems of Post-Communism, and Open Democracy. In addition to her academic research, Molly has also worked as a creator/performer/producer of documentary theatre in New York, Moscow, Sofia and London. Her book Witness Onstage: Documentary Theatre in Twenty-First Century Russia is forthcoming at Manchester University Press.
John Freedman is a writer and translator who has been based in Moscow since 1988. He was the theatre critic for The Moscow Times from 1992 to 2015. Since 2015 he has been an assistant to the artistic director at the Stanislavsky Electrotheatre. He has written or edited 11 books about Russian theatre, the most recent being Real and Phantom Pains: An Anthology of New Russian Drama.