Jan-Michael Richter, better known as Jamiri, started his studies of communication design in Essen in 1986. He began his career with several advertising assignments. He made his debut in comics in 1990. He has published several albums at Carlsen, such as 'Carpe Noctem' (1994), 'Boheme 29' (1997), 'Homepages' (1997), 'Dotcom Dummy' (2001) and 'HyperCyber' (2002). At Eichborn-Verlag, he drew 'Kamikaze d'Amour' in 1999. He is a regular contributor to Der Spiegel.