Boris Messerer is a Soviet and Russian theatre artist, set designer and teacher. He is the president of the Moscow Association of Artists Working in Theatre, Film and on Television and has designed sets for over 150 theatre shows. He has collaborated with the biggest Russian and international directors, including Boris Pokrovsky, Anatoly Efros, Valentin Pluchek, Konstantin Sergeev, Rafail Suslovich, Galina Volchek, Leonid Yakobson, Boris Lvov-Anokhin, Mark Zakharov.
Elena Borisova is a literary editor and art historian. She works for the publisher Art Volkhonka on books about art, exhibition catalogues, and children's books.
Natalia Bisti is a book designer and illustrator. She has produced books for adults and children. Recently she has designed a number of books on the work of set designer Boris Messerer.