Prestigious TDC elects Parasto Backman

23 February 2023

Senior lecturer at Konstfack and graphic designer Parasto Backman is one of Type Directors Clubs 15 new advisory board members from 10 countries.

The Type Directors Club (TDC), the world's leading typography organization, has expanded the geographic and cultural diversity of its esteemed Advisory Board with the appointment of 15 new members from 10 countries, increasing the total number from 15 to 23 this year. One of them is Parasto Backman, Senior lecturer at Konstfack and graphic designer, founder of Studio Parasto Backman.

"I am very excited to be part of a global organization that celebrates and raises awareness of the power of typography and graphic design. Being a member of the TDC Advisory Board is truly an honor," says Backman.

Established in New York in 1946, TDC is a global organization celebrating the power of typography. The club serves an international community united by the shared belief that type drives culture, and culture drives type. The TDC Advisory Board serves to ideate, provide feedback, keep the organisation relevant, and connect to different communities.

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