b. 1986, HK.

Yelena Perlin is a Brooklyn-based designer with over 12 years of experience in fashion, music, and art. Her marketing and operations background propel her design thinking, as she explores, collaborates, and creates all things tactile and digital. 

She is a contributing writer for The Last Magazine and has written about and interviewed artists and musicians that inspire her for over seven years. 

Born in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine and raised in Brooklyn, she attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia H.S. before receiving her BSBA from Boston University’s School of Management. 

She is currently the Art Director and Art Department Director at Next Management.  She is available for select projects or for discussing household plants. 

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