Anna Anisimova is a design practitioner and a theorist. Fashion and art history have been Anna’s main professional and personal interests for over 15 years. She commenced her studies with the Saint Petersburg University of Technology and Design and the University of Lapland in Finland, before completing her Master of Fashion at the Polytechnic University of Milan. Her industry experience has involved collaboration with European, East Asian, and Australian companies; followed by a tertiary teaching and workshop leadership. Anna is currently undertaking a doctorate in Australia with RMIT University (The College of Design and Social Context) in the history of women's wear, investigating digital methodologies for fashion studies, and engaging in case studies applying artificial intelligence in archival studies.