Sara Kaaman is a graphic designer (etcetera) in Stockholm, teaching graphic design at Konstfack University and the Estonian Academy of Art. She is interested in the intersections of publishing technologies, bodies, politics, performance and poetry.
E. mail (aaaatttt) sarakaaman (dot) comA. are.na/sara-kaamanT. +46 (0) 704 26 89 46
Girls Like Us Magazine
MMS (Research Collective)
Now & In The Near Future
➼ Teaching & co-directing the BA program in Graphic design & Illustration at Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts & Design in Stockholm, Sweden (2016–)
➼ Teaching at the MA program in Graphic Design at the Estonian Academy of Art, Tallinn (fall 2020)
➼ Updating this website
➼ "Messy Histories of Graphic design & Typography" panel at Printed Matter Virtual Art Book Fair. Moderated by Madeleine Morley and joined by Danielle Aubert, Haytham Nawar (February 27, 2021)
➼ Design of issue #13 of Girls Like Us magazine
➼ Interview in the podcast "Scratching the Surface" with Maryam Fanni on the research project & book "Natural Enemies of Books" (August 5, 2020)
➼ Performing "THE BOOK – An Interfacial Sitcom" with Klara Utke Acs at LEAKING CONTAINER – Index Festival (September 19, 2020)
➼ Launching the book Natural Enemies of Books – A Messy History of Women in Printing & Typography edited by MMS and published by Occasional Papers
➼ Participating in the symposium Glossary of Undisciplined Design (February 20–23, 2020) Leipzig, Germany
➼ "wave to print" published in Urgency Reader, edited and published by Paul Soulellis (December, 2019)
➼ Participating in The Circulating Book Project, Autumn 2019 / Spring 2020, Stockholm University of the Arts
➼ Presenting ~ performing "Paper Food Rooms" (December 12, 2020) Design Museum Gent, Belgium
➼ Editing & design of issue #12 of Girls Like Us magazine
➼ Residency (with Girls Like Us) at Jan van Eyck Academie, (December, 2019)
Some Graphic Design & Other Works
Natural Enemies of Books – A Messy History of Women in Printing and Typography, published by Occasional Papers, designed by Eller med A.
Graphic design and website for dance & performance festival My Wild Flag with illustrations by Channa Bianca.
T-shirt print for Girls Like Us magazine, written & designed with Stina Löfgren
Girls Like Us magazine, issue #12
Poster series for Västerås Art Museum, April 2019
Book design for "The Coming Shall" by Imri Sandström
Website design for artist Marie-Louise Ekman, programming by Joel Galvez
Girls Like Us magazine, issue #11
"Natural Enemies of Books" exhibition at the Royal Art Academy, Stockholm
Poster series for exhibition in Z33, Belgium
Graphic identity for the conference "Architecture & Feminisms"
Publication design for Malin Arnell
Book cover for "Vattna Vargen by Pär Thörn
Girls Like Us magazine, issue #10
Portfolio/CV available upon request.