About

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I am Moa Schulman, a Swedish illustrator, book designer and writer.

Together with Sepidar Hosseini I run the design duo 2 typer (website under construction).

I am a part of the publishing house Dockhaveri, a platform of writers and critics engaged in strategies for collaborative writing, literary forms of organization that are not based on competition, as well as political issues concerning femininity, functionality and resistance.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS

Project grant (Konstnärsnämndens projektbidrag) from The Swedish Arts Grants Committee for BILD-ning, a project about “norm creativeness” in Swedish contemporary graphic design and illustration in collaboration with Sepidar Hosseini.

Awarded the 2014 Laurin scholarship

Assistant grant (assistentstipendium), from The Swedish Arts Grants Committee, for Swedish designer Lotta Kühlhorn (2013).

The animated film A house without mirrors ,  best children’s book trailer of 2013.

Represented in  Wallpaper Graduate Directory 2012 – “an annual recce of the young guns who are hitting the creative bullseye”.

Awarded the professor scholarship at Konstfack, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design in 2012 for the thesis Åh ag-boken, bag-boken, dagboken.

 

EXHIBITIONS

Fresh stART,, group exhbition in Los Angeles (2014).

Upside down – Contemporary Voices of Swedish Illustration in Bologna, Italy, at the Childrens Book Fair 2013 curated by Hamelin Associazione Culturale in collaboration with the Swedish Institute.

(The exhibition continues in Paris under the name Sens dessus dessous, between May and September 2013 and Tapetaklak in Istanbul 5-28 november 2014)

Group exhibition Whats up north, an exhibition of contemporary Nordic illustration at Form / Design Centre (Malmo, 2013).

Stockholms kulturfestivalArt Walk (Stockholm, 2013)

Affordable Art Fair, group exhibition in Stockholm, 2012.

The thesis Åh ag-boken, bag-boken, dagboken exhibited at The Abattoir in Kil, Tomma Rum, Empty Spaces in 2012.

Konstfack Degree Exhibition, graduation project Åh ag-boken, bag-boken, dagboken, Stockholm, 2012.

The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover in red, green, blue and white exhibited at restaurant Ljungren, a group exhibition together with Linnéa Pettersson, Sepidar Hosseini and Iwa Herdensjö.

Discoveries During Visits is exhibited at Konsthallen, Stockholm, 2010.

Empty Spaces group exhibition at Möbelvaruhuset, Tomma Rum Emmaboda 2010.

Represented at the art fair Supermarket art fair  through Gallery CirkulationsCentralen, Stockholm, 2010.

Discoveries During Visits exhibited at gallery CirkulationsCentralen, On the Wall, Malmö 2010.

 

 

OTHER

Forms design duo 2 typer together with Sepidar Hosseini in 2010 for assignments in graphic design and illustration.

Initiate in 2011 the publishing house Dockhaveri for issuance of Swedish experimental feminist fiction. The press has now developed into a platform with a score of actors. We have since the start published twelve booklets, participated in panel discussions, hold workshops and arranged readings and literary events.

Promoter, editor and designer together with Sepidar Hosseini  of the illustrated calendar Alma (published between 2010-2012).

Debuting with the graphic novel Jatketaan Diaries , published on own label Dockhaveri (2012).

Active in art residence Tomma Rum (Empty Spaces) a platform for cultural and artistic exchange (2010-)

 

EDUCATION

Graphic Design & Illustration, Konstfack

Creative writing, Biskops-Arnö

Literature, Semiotics, History of Ideas and Linguistics at Stockholm University

 

 

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