born in Frankfurt (Oder) in 1967, lives and works as a freelance artist, graphic designer and illustrator in Berlin. Barber studied Visual Communication at the HdK Berlin. Since 2008 he has been standing in as a Professor of Illustration at the KH Burg Giebichenstein in Halle. He has produced numerous comics and illustrations for various newspapers and journals, including »Die Zeit«, »Berliner Zeitung«, »FAZ«, »Das Magazin«, »Strapazin«, and »New York Times«.