Arja Karhumaa

Arja Karhumaa is a graphic designer constantly pushing the boundaries of visual communication design to find new modes of critical design practice. Currently she is Lecturer in Graphic Design at Aalto University School of Art and Design in Helsinki. She is also working on her doctoral studies at the same university. Her practice-based DA thesis examines the visual and material aspects of language, and the situated knowledge of a designer regarding these materialities within the public sphere.