Ornament is Not a Crime
with Parasto Backman
Parasto Backman will talk about why we need more complexity within graphic design and typography.
About Parasto Backman
Parasto Backman is the founder of Studio Parasto Backman, a Stockholm based graphic design studio that primarily works within the cultural sector. She mixes commissions with self-initiated projects and her clients include art galleries, theaters, publishers, museums, fashion brands, film production companies etc.
A central part of Parasto’s work process is about illuminating power structures in order to broaden the palette of graphic design and create space for other forms of expression, logics and references within the field. To go beyond Eurocentric traditions of thinking and making is her consistent baseline in all kinds of project attained.