Andrea Nienhaus studied visual communication at Berlin University of the Arts and holds a postgraduate degree from the University of the West of England, Bristol. She is freelancing as a communications designer for NGOs and cultural institutions. At the publishing house mikrotext, she is responsible for producing e‑books and designing book covers. During the summer of 2014, she curated the first edition of the e‑book fair »Electric Book Fair« in Berlin. As part of the curating team, she is also the co-author of »Ästhetik des E-Books – Beginn einer Debatte«. She was a lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences, Berlin, and is currently teaching at Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, Dessau.