Auriea Harvey (USA/BE) received a B.F.A. in Sculpture at the Parsons School of Design in New York City, New York. In 2002, she founded the independent game development studio Tale of Tales with Michaël Samyn in Ghent, Belgium, where they still live and work. Tale of Tales is best known for experimental video games such as The Path, The Endless Forest, and The Graveyard. Within Tale of Tales, Auriea is a game designer, art director, and 2d/3d artist. Michaël Samyn co-founded the independent development studio Tale of Tales with Auriea Harvey in 2002 for the purpose of exploring the artistic potential of video games.