I'm a cross-disciplinary Art Director & Graphic designer based in Stockholm, developing physical and digital design and concepts for brands, organisations, institutions and initiatives worldwide.



hello@linaforsgren.com
+46 (0)76 945 68 88

⚑ C/O MADDER
Krukmakargatan 34A
118 51 Stockholm



Art Direction
Graphic Design
Visual Identities 
Set Design

Illustration
Editorial Design
Exhibition Design
Animation
Film production


CLIENTS




Åsa Cederqvist ⌇ Concord Sverige ⌇ Co-Grow ⌇OmVärlden ⌇ Sveriges Ungdomsråd ⌇ Fredrika Bremer Förbundet ⌇Young Art ⌇Photographer Emilia Bergmark-Jiménez ⌇ Svensk Djursjukvård ⌇ Learnways ⌇ Presskontakterna ⌇ Invest Sweden ⌇ Non Violence Movement ⌇ Eton ⌇ Motala Kvinnojour ⌇ Fempowerment ⌇ The Way She Moves (podcast) ⌇ Amphi Produktion


EDUCATION

11–14 • Beckmans College of Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication (B.F.A.)
18 • Kollektyp, 6 week study circle in creating typefaces
15 • Graphic design: Socialism & feminism, study circle at ABF
10–11 • Beckmans College of Design, evening studies, Visual Communication
07–10 • NTI-Gymnasiet, Media, Graphic communication


WORK EXPERIENCE

11–Now • Studio Lina Forsgren
13–Now • Feministiska KommunikationsbyrÃ¥n
Co-Founder, Art Director, Graphic Designer and project manager.
16 • Medieinstitutet, Course leader in Digital Content Design
15–16 • Kulturama, Evening course leader in graphic design
14–15 • Reform Act, Graphic Designer
13 • Reform Act, Graphic Designer, Summer work
13 • King, Internship
12 • Dear Future, Graphic Designer, Summer work
12 • SNASK, Summer internship
10–11 • Great works, Junior Designer


TALKS/WORKSHOPS/TUTORING

2018 • Tutoring in design for digital platforms, The Swedish Association of Youth Councils
2018 • Workshop in graphic design of a local newspaper in Hökarängen (Suburb to Stockholm) made by youths between 15–25, Grannskapskontoret, Hökarängen, Stockholm, Sweden
2017 • About my practice, Konstskolan i Gävle, Gävle, Sweden
2017 • Norm Critical- & Creative Visual Communication, Jönköping University, Jönköping, Sweden
2017 • Feminism & Activism in Design, POST Design Festival, SPACE 10, Copenhagen, Denmark
2016 • Norm Critical- & Creative Visual Communication, Åland Maritime Museum, Nordens Institut på Åland, The Åland Islands
2016 • Pechakutcha about Feministiska Kommunikationsbyrån, Feministisk Formbar, Stockholm, Sweden

AWARDS

2016 • Gold in Kolla! for Ogulligt in the moving image/games, apps and interactive design category.
2014 • Silver in Kolla! for Arrivals in the Graphic Design/Interactive design category.
2014 • Silver in Kolla! for Limbo in the Film/student category


PRESS/FEATURES

2017 ilovecreatives
2016 People of Print
2016 AD Magazine
2016 Frame Magazine
2016 étapes
2015 RedMilk Magazine
2015 Metro London
2015 It's Nice That
2015 A spread in CAP&Design, the april issue
2015 Formagramma
2015 Arcademi
2014 Interview in Nöjesguiden with Feministiska Kommunikationsbyrån
2014 Selected in Cargo Gallery
2013 Leva & Bo
2013 Plaza Interiör
2013 The Exquisite Collective - Interview
2013 Pitch-Present
2013 Sixand5
2013 Thisispaper Magazine
2013 Viewpoint Magazine, Issue 32
2013 Ligature – Interview
2013 Little Finger, Issue 1
2012 It's Nice That
2012 IdN, Vol.10 No.2, XXX Issue
2011 Twofold Magazine, Issue 1
2011 NICE Magazine, Issue 6


EXHIBITIONS

2013 Young Art, Christmas Exhibition at Restaurant Tranan, Stockholm
2012 5070, Young Art Gallery, Stockholm
2011 Illustrations, F12, Stockholm



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